Trial Scorecards

Snapshot summaries of recent study results in cardiology.

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COMPLETE

Cardiology Today, October 2019
Study of complete revascularization vs. no further revascularization in patients with STEMI and multivessel CAD who had successful culprit-lesion…
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DAPA-HF

Cardiology Today, October 2019
Researchers compared outcomes of dapagliflozin (Farxiga, AstraZeneca) vs. placebo in patients with HF with reduced ejection fraction with or without…
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RIPPAF

Cardiology Today, September 2019
Researchers assessed the effects of remote ischemic preconditioning on physiological parameters in patients with nonvalvular paroxysmal AF.
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RIKADA

Cardiology Today, September 2019
Researchers performed in-depth genetic and phenotypic characterization of children with primary cardiomyopathy and their first-degree family members.
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QDOT-FAST

Cardiology Today, September 2019
Assessment of the acute performance and safety of a catheter (ThermoCool Smarttouch SF-5D, Biosense Webster) in patients with paroxysmal AF during…
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LATERAL

Cardiology Today, September 2019
Researchers evaluated the use of a ventricular assist device (HeartWare HVAD, Medtronic) in patients implanted with it via thoracotomy.
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CRIC

Cardiology Today, September 2019
Evaluation of the association between cardiac biomarkers of myocardial injury, stretch, fibrosis or inflammation and the risk for atrial fibrillation…
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BASEL IX

Cardiology Today, September 2019
Researchers evaluated the diagnostic value of a patient’s history, novel biomarkers and clinical judgment to diagnose and risk stratify…
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APPROACH

Cardiology Today, September 2019
Evaluation of the safety and efficacy of volanesorsen (Waylivra, Akcea Therapeutics) in patients with familial chylomicronemia syndrome.
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APACE

Cardiology Today, September 2019
Analysis of the addition of clinical judgment and ECG findings to high-sensitivity cardiac troponin measurements and its ability to predict major…