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FDA designates transseptal needle recall due to plastic fragments as class 1

March 22, 2019
Meeting News

Testosterone therapy reduces CV events, death in men with hypogonadism

March 22, 2019
NEW ORLEANS — Low testosterone is associated with increased all-cause and cardiovascular mortality, and testosterone replacement therapy in men with a confirmed…
Meeting News

Detected coronary calcification goes unreported in 50% of CT scans for cancer

March 22, 2019
NEW ORLEANS — Roughly half of patients with cancer who had coronary artery calcification detected in CT scans were clinically reported in electronic medical…
FDA News

FDA: Potential cybersecurity vulnerabilities in Medtronic ICDs, CRTs

March 22, 2019
The FDA has issued a safety communication regarding cybersecurity vulnerabilities in the wireless telemetry technology in several implantable cardioverter defibrillators…
Meeting News

Infective endocarditis related to IV drug use increasing hospital admissions, changing treatment paradigm

March 22, 2019
NEW ORLEANS — Hospital admissions for infective endocarditis related to IV drug use increased by 436% from 2012 to 2017 at Ohio State University Wexner Medical…
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