Meeting NewsPerspective

ULTIMATE: IVUS guidance bests angiography guidance in 12-month outcomes after PCI

September 24, 2018
SAN DIEGO — Patients who underwent drug-eluting stent implantation with IVUS guidance had improved 12-month clinical outcomes compared with…
Meeting NewsPerspective

COAPT: MitraClip reduces hospitalization, mortality in HF, mitral regurgitation

September 23, 2018
SAN DIEGO — Patients with HF with moderate to severe or severe functional mitral regurgitation who underwent transcatheter mitral valve repair…
Meeting NewsPerspective

GLOBAL LEADERS: Long-term ticagrelor monotherapy not superior to standard DAPT

August 27, 2018
MUNICH — In patients who undergo PCI, 1 month of combination ticagrelor and aspirin therapy followed by ticagrelor alone was not superior to…
Meeting News

Genetic score identifies young patients at risk for MI

July 28, 2018

SANTA ANA PUEBLO, N.M. — A polygenic risk score that incorporates millions of variants may be able to identify young patients at high risk for…

In the Journals

Risk for MI during pregnancy increased in US women

July 18, 2018
In a new study that looked at outcomes of acute MI complicating pregnancy and the puerperium, acute MI occurred in about eight cases per 100,000…
In the Journals

Global burden of HIV-related CVD on the rise

July 16, 2018
The global burden of CVD associated with HIV has tripled in the past 2 decades, with the greatest burden in Asia-Pacific and sub-Saharan Africa…
In the Journals

Leadless pacemakers confer fewer short-term, midterm complications

June 28, 2018
Compared with transvenous pacemakers, leadless cardiac pacemakers were associated with lower rates of short-term and midterm complications, according…
In the Journals

Erectile dysfunction predicts risk for CV events

June 11, 2018
Men with erectile dysfunction had an increased risk for future CV events, according to a study published in Circulation. “Our results reveal…
Next Gen Innovators

Cardiology Today honors Next Gen Innovators at ACC 2018

Cardiology Today, June 2018
At the American College of Cardiology Scientific Session, Cardiology Today held a reception in honor of the Next Gen Innovators, a group of bright…
In the Journals

Elevated testosterone to estradiol ratios increase CVD risk in postmenopausal women

May 29, 2018
Postmenopausal women who had higher testosterone to estradiol ratios had an increased risk for incident CVD, CHD and HF events, according to a study…