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According to a study of diabetic patients who underwent revascularization for multivessel coronary artery...

According to a new study, aspirating blood clots does not significantly reduce microvascular obstruction or reduce the risk of death in patients with non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI...

cath lab clinical trial study pharmaceuticals antiplatelet therapy arctic

Patients who do not experience a major cardiac event in the first year after receiving drug-eluting stent (DES) may not need to receive prolonged dual ...

hybrid or cath lab clinical trial study cardiovascular surgery TCT

hybrid approach to treating coronary artery disease that involves a hybrid procedure combining a minimally...

heart valve, direct flow, transcatheter aortic, TCT

Direct Flow Medical Inc. announced six-month data from the fully enrolled DISCOVER CE mark trial of the Direct Flow Medical Transcatheter Aortic Valve System.

heart valve repair clinical trial study abbott mitraclip TCT

Abbott announced clinically meaningful changes to quality of life, a reduction in rehospitalization for heart failure and functional improvements for patients treated with the company's first-in-...

tryton stent, bifurcation stenting

clinical trial designed to measure the effectiveness of using a dedicated side branch-covering bare metal...

Promus Element, Boston Scientific, Promus Element stent, drug-eluting stent

In the first head-to-head randomized controlled trial of third-generation durable-polymer drug-eluting stents for the treatment of coronary artery disease in an all-comers patient population, the...

A new study showed that a conservative approach to revascularization for patients with intermediate coronary...

bard, DEB, drug eluting balloon

The first clinical trial in the United States to study the use of drug-coated ...

CT FFR, HeartFlow

Clinical trial results demonstrated that a noninvasive coronary computed tomography angiography (CTA)-based test accurately assesses coronary artery disease (CAD) with results closely...

therapeutic hypothermia temperature management cath lab clinical trial study

clinical trial shows that rapidly cooling patients who have suffered ST-elevation myocardial infarction (...

cath lab clinical trial study fraction flow reserve FFR

study supports the use of instantaneous wave-free ratio (iFR) to simplify assessment and determine the severity of coronary...

radial access

clinical trial conducted exclusively in women suggests that an initial strategy of using the ...

stents biforcation clinical trial study cath lab tryton tct side branch

Tryton Medical Inc., a developer of stents designed to treat bifurcation lesions, announced activities...

trial study hybrid or heart valve repiar tct 2013 st. jude portico

St. Jude Medical Inc. announced positive results for the 23 and 25mm Portico Transcatheter Aortic Heart Valves in the Portico Transfemoral CE mark trial (Portico TF CE Trial)....