Trial Scorecards

Snapshot summaries of recent study results in cardiology.

Trial Scorecards

LEGEND-HTN

Cardiology Today, December 2019
Safety and effectiveness of common antihypertensive treatments.
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ISCHEMIA

Cardiology Today, December 2019
Invasive strategy vs. conservative strategy for treatment of patients with moderate or severe ischemia.
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GALILEO

Cardiology Today, December 2019
Bleeding events in patients assigned rivaroxaban (Xarelto, Janssen/Bayer) compared withan antiplatelet-based strategy after undergoing TAVR.
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FIND-FH

Cardiology Today, December 2019
Algorithm to identify patients with familial hypercholesterolemia from large health-care encounter databases.  
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FUEL

Cardiology Today, December 2019
Safety and efficacy of udenafil (Mezzion Pharma) for the treatment of adolescents who underwent the Fontan procedure.
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EVAPORATE

Cardiology Today, December 2019
Plaque progression in patients assigned icosapent ethyl (Vascepa, Amarin) vs. placebo.
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TWILIGHT

Cardiology Today, November 2019
Effectiveness and safety of ticagrelor (Brilinta, AstraZeneca) with aspirin or ticagrelor alone for bleeding and ischemic adverse events.
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SCOPE I

Cardiology Today, November 2019
Self-expandable valve vs. balloon-expandable valve in patients with severe symptomatic aortic stenosis and increased surgical risk.
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IDEAL-LM

Cardiology Today, November 2019
Short-term angiographic and long-term clinical outcomes after stent implantation in patients with unprotected left main CAD.
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Look AHEAD

Cardiology Today, November 2019
Long-term effects of lifestyle intervention on CV outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes and overweight or obesity.