Acute Coronary Syndromes
ORLANDO – “I believe this trial is going to change practice.” – Valentin Fuster, MD
ORLANDO – Mortality and major adverse cardiovascular events were cut 15%, but that’s not all.
ANAHEIM, CALIF. – Danish national study is the first of its kind and found fivefold increased all-cause mortality.
"Our take home message from this study is that sexual activity can be regarded as safe, even in cardiac patients."
From the Journals
Obese people have shorter life spans and spend more of their lives dealing with cardiovascular disease.
very low number needed to treat for acute ischemic stroke patients to benefit from thrombectomy peaks interest in widening the treatment...
EMS transfer of large-vessel stroke patients to a comprehensive stroke center led to quicker treatment, even when a primary stroke center was...
Stroke patients who were treated with thrombectomy at 6-24 hours fared equally well whether CT or MR imaging was used to assess their infarct.
In patients with stable atherosclerotic vascular disease, treatment with low-dose rivaroxaban plus aspirin halved the incidence of ischemic...
LOS ANGELES – Combined with aspirin, ticagrelor led to better platelet outcomes than did clopidogrel, but clinical outcomes only trended toward an...