Trial Scorecards

Snapshot summaries of recent study results in cardiology.

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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…
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WISE

Cardiology Today, August 2019
Researchers assessed ischemic heart disease risk in women based on timing of menarche.
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STOVES

Cardiology Today, August 2019
Investigation of the effects of air pollution emissions from residential cookstoves on BP.
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RADAR

Cardiology Today, August 2019
Evaluation of a novel computational mapping algorithm (Radar, AFTx) for identifying focal impulses and rotors during atrial fibrillation.
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MR-INFORM

Cardiology Today, August 2019
Comparison of MR perfusion imaging to coronary angiography to measure fractional flow reserve in patients with stable chest pain.
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MH-GRID

Cardiology Today, August 2019
Researchers analyzed the causes of severe high BP in patients with African ancestry.