New findings from SURTAVI trial show TAVR benefit.
Surgical mitral valve procedures increased 70% and TMVR procedures 57% in Germany since 2008.
PARIS – ARTE trial is hailed as practice changing.
Patients at high risk can now avoid open surgery when prosthetic valves fail.
PARIS – Unsuspected abnormal glucose tolerance can provoke periprocedural complications.
BOSTON – Data show a marked bias in referral patterns for coronary revascularization in stand-alone interventional cardiology units lacking a...
PARIS – The new, repositionable transcatheter aortic valve was superior to the CoreValve in the composite endpoint.
PARIS – TOPIC trial provides new evidence-based DAPT strategy.
Sutureless aortic valve appeared safe and effective in prospective trial.
From the Journals
Embolism major cause of stroke after open arch surgery in patients with carotid/intracranial stenosis
Screening may identify patients needing alternative operative strategies to prevent stroke during open arch surgery.
WASHINGTON – Risk of death was cut in half in new MADIT-CRT long-term substudy.