PARIS – TAVR valve durability remains impressive.
Systematic PET imaging of patients with new-onset, frequent PVCs without apparent underlying cause suggests that myocarditis is often involved.
When HFrEF patients also have atrial fibrillation, restoring sinus rhythm seems especially beneficial; ablation may be the way to do it.
FDA’s endorses company’s “corrective action” without discontinuing device use but warns that serious health problems or deaths are possible.
The cardiac contractility modulation device met its FDA-directed endpoints, which means it could soon help 100,000s of heart failure patients.
TORONTO – Whether these differences make a difference in health or disease susceptibility is not yet known.
BOSTON – Catheter ablation failed to surpass medical management for the primary endpoint, but hundreds of crossover patients muddied the analysis...
BOSTON – Cardiac contractility modulation showed the biggest boost in patients with LVEFs of 25%-45%.
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