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This channel includes news and new technology innovations for cardiovascular pharmaceutics. This includes antiplatelet agents, anticoagulation drugs, INR testing, NOAC, OAC, IV administered drugs such as Heprin, and dual antiplatelet therapy.

Daily Aspirin Use May Do More Harm Than Good for Healthy People
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | December 17, 2018
December 17, 2018 — Among otherwise healthy people, a daily dose of aspirin does not save lives and causes additional...
Mylan Expands Nationwide Recall of Valsartan Blood Pressure Medication
News | Pharmaceuticals | December 11, 2018
December 11, 2018 — Mylan Pharmaceuticals is expanding its consumer-level voluntary nationwide recall to include all...
Xarelto Reduces Blood Clot Events in High-Risk Cancer Patients
News | Cardio-oncology | December 07, 2018
December 7, 2018 — New data from the Phase 3 CASSINI study showed a 60 percent reduction of venous thromboembolism (VTE...
Livongo Launches Applied Health Signals Product Category
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | November 30, 2018
November 30, 2018 — Healthcare technology company Livongo recently announced the launch of its Applied Health Signals...
A urine test can show patient compliance with taking their hypertension, high blood pressure, medications.
News | November 19, 2018
November 16, 2018 — A research team led by scientists and doctors in Leicester and the Netherlands has shown that a...
Farxiga Reduces Heart Failure Hospitalization, Cardiovascular Death for Type 2 Diabetes
News | Pharmaceuticals | November 15, 2018
November 15, 2018 — AstraZeneca announced positive full results from the DECLARE-TIMI 58 cardiovascular (CV) outcomes...
Videos | Pharmaceuticals | November 13, 2018
Deepak L. Bhatt, M.D., executive director of the interventional cardiovascular program, Brigham and Women’s Hospital...
Vascepa and Statins Significantly Reduce Cardiovascular Events in the REDUCE-IT trial. #AHA #AHA18 #AHA2018
News | Pharmaceuticals | November 13, 2018
November 13, 2018 — A study in the current edition of the New England Journal of Medicine1 shows that a particular...
EMPRISE Study Shows Empagliflozin Reduces Heart Failure Hospitalization with new data presented at AHA 2018. #AHA18 #AHA2018
News | Heart Failure | November 07, 2018
November 6, 2018 – Initial results from the real-world EMPagliflozin compaRative effectIveness and SafEty (EMPRISE)...
Experimental Vaccine May Reduce Post-Stroke Blood Clot Risk
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | November 01, 2018
November 1, 2018 — A vaccine may one day be able to replace oral blood thinners to reduce the risk of secondary strokes...
Evolocumab Benefits High-Risk Patients With Established Cardiovascular and Chronic Kidney Disease
News | Pharmaceuticals | October 31, 2018
October 31, 2018 — Amgen announced a new Repatha cardiovascular outcomes study (FOURIER) analysis evaluating the...
Medication Alone May Not Eliminate Stroke Risk in Carotid Atherosclerotic Stenosis Patients
News | Stroke | October 31, 2018
October 31, 2018 — Recent statin and medication advances have led some researchers to suggest surgical treatments for...
Rivaroxaban (Xeralto) is now cleared by the FDA with a new indication is for patients with chronic coronary artery disease (CAD) or peripheral artery disease (PAD).
Technology | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | October 17, 2018
October 17, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared an additional indication for rivaroxaban (...
Jardiance Improves Life Expectancy for Adults With Type 2 Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease
News | Pharmaceuticals | October 11, 2018
October 11, 2018 — Novel results from the landmark EMPA-REG OUTCOME trial suggest that treatment with Jardiance...
 Pulmonary artery denervation for CpcPH from the PADN-5 trial. #TCT2017

A series of procedural images of a pulmonary artery denervation for CpcPH from the PADN-5 trial.

News | Hypertension | October 04, 2018
October 4, 2018 — Pulmonary artery denervation (PADN) is associated with significant improvements in hemodynamic and...