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Mortality increases with age in patients with AMI treated with PCI

February 1, 2017
NEW ORLEANS — The use of PCI to treat patients with acute myocardial infarction and cardiogenic shock is associated with high procedural…
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Repeat CABG demonstrates better long-term results than PCI in patients with previous revascularization

January 31, 2017
NEW ORLEANS — Although patients who underwent a second CABG had an increased 30-day mortality compared with individuals who underwent PCI…
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VIDEO: PIONEER AF-PCI results beginning of a ‘new era’ for therapies

January 27, 2017
NEW ORLEANS — There are multiple ongoing clinical trials that could potentially influence the way cardiologists treat patients with atrial…
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CTO PCI effective in patients regardless of reason for hospitalization

January 26, 2017
NEW ORLEANS — Patients who underwent PCI for chronic total occlusion experienced similar technical and procedural success rates regardless of…
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Coronary angiography associated with better outcomes in patients without STEMI

January 11, 2017
NEW ORLEANS — Patients who presented to the hospital after experiencing an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest and who then underwent coronary…
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VIDEO: Early intervention might provide clinical benefit in patients with high-risk non-STEMI

January 10, 2017
NEW ORLEANS — Emmanouil S. Brilakis, MD, PhD, director of the center for advanced coronary interventions at the Minneapolis Heart Institute…
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Early invasive treatment strategy for high-risk non-STEMI reduces risk for ischemic events

January 9, 2017
NEW ORLEANS — Patients with high-risk non-STEMI undergoing coronary angiography within 12 hours of their first electrocardiogram demonstrated…
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Prolonged DAPT after PCI does not reduce major cardiovascular events in patients with diabetes

January 8, 2017
NEW ORLEANS — Individuals with diabetes who underwent dual antiplatelet therapy for 1 year after undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention…
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VIDEO: PIONEER AF-PCI results may provide 'safer way to treat patients'

December 22, 2016
NEW ORLEANS – In this video, Joseph B. Muhlestein, MD, co-director of cardiology research at Intermountain Medical Center in Murray, Utah…
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Extended DAPT following PCI reduces adverse events in patients with, without PAD

December 21, 2016
Extended treatment with dual antiplatelet therapy reduced the risk of ischemic events and bleeding after PCI in patients with and without peripheral…