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Cardiology Today's top articles from the NLA Scientific Sessions

June 24, 2017

The National Lipid Association Annual Scientific Session s featur ed intensive sessions on major topics in lipid research and the future of health care . Cardiology Today has compiled a list of the top studies, presentations and abstracts presented at the meeting this year.

Adoption of fluoroless catheter ablation may rise with proper training

June 23, 2017
Fluoroless catheter ablation, a technique used to treat arrhythmias that greatly reduces exposure to radiation, should be more widely used in the field of cardiology…
FDA News

FDA approves BevyxXa for prevention of venous thromboembolism

June 23, 2017
The FDA granted approval to betrixaban for the prevention of venous thromboembolism and pulmonary embolism in acutely ill patients who are not undergoing surgery…
In the Journals

Metallic EES appear safer, more effective than first-generation BVS

June 23, 2017
Bioresorbable vascular scaffolds were linked to lower efficacy and higher thrombotic risk vs. everolimus-eluting bioresorbable scaffolds at 2-year follow-up, according…
Meeting News

OCT-guided directional atherectomy system benefits patients with PAD at 2 years

June 23, 2017
An OCT-guided directional atherectomy system was safe and effective in patients with peripheral artery disease at 2 years, according to data from the VISION study. The…
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Gene of the Month

Discovery of six new genetic risk variants predisposing to CAD

Cardiology Today, June 2017
Arlene Campillo, BS; Robert Roberts, MD, MACC, FRSC, FRCPC, LLD (Hon.)
Much work has been put in to discovering genetic variants predisposing to CAD since the first, 9p21, was discovered in…
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VIDEO: Expert discusses role of genetics in early-age MI

May 19, 2017
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American College of Cardiology Annual Scientific Session

American College of Cardiology Annual Scientific Session

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VIDEO: Wechsler talks about role of biologics in eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis

April 10, 2017
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