Trial Scorecards

Snapshot summaries of recent study results in cardiology.

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ORION-3

Cardiology Today, July 2019
Analysis of the effectiveness of inclisiran (The Medicines Company) in patients with high CV risk and elevated LDL.
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ImpACT24-B

Cardiology Today, July 2019
Researchers assessed the safety and effectiveness of sphenopalatine ganglion simulation (Stroke System GuideView, BrainsGate) in patients with acute…
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EXPAND

Cardiology Today, July 2019
Researchers assessed the safety and efficacy of next-generation devices (MitraClip NTR and XTR, Abbott) in patients with moderate to severe mitral…
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COMMENCE

Cardiology Today, July 2019
Researchers assessed the safety and efficacy of a bioprosthetic valve with novel tissue (Resilia, Edwards Lifesciences) in patients undergoing…
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CHOICE

Cardiology Today, July 2019
Comparison of 5-year outcomes of a balloon-expandable valve (Sapien XT, Edwards Lifesciences) and a self-expanding valve (CoreValve, Medtronic) in…
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CAPTURE

Cardiology Today, July 2019
Assessment of the safety and feasibility of bilateral common carotid artery filter placement in patients with AF and a high stroke risk who were not…
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UNTOUCHED

Cardiology Today, June 2019
Researchers evaluated acute and 30-day outcomes of a subcutaneous implantable cardioverter defibrillator (Emblem S-ICD, Boston Scientific) in…
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TRI-REPAIR

Cardiology Today, June 2019
Researchers evaluated the use of a novel device (Cardioband Transcatheter System, Edwards Lifesciences) to repair tricuspid regurgitation.
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TREAT-AF

Cardiology Today, June 2019
Analysis of vagus nerve stimulation (SaluStim, Parasym) vs. a sham procedure for reduction of AF burden.
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PIONEER-HCM

Cardiology Today, June 2019
Evaluation of the safety and efficacy of mavacamten (MyoKardia) in patients with symptomatic hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and LV outflow tract…