TCT

This channel contains news about the annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) conference presented by the Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF). It includes coverage from the annual meeting and links CRF news. TCT is the premier conference for the subspecialty of interventional cardiology, including the new subspecialty areas of transcatheter structural heart procedures. 

Prosthetic Valve Mismatches Common in TAVR Procedures
News | Heart Valve Technology | October 03, 2018
October 3, 2018 — A high number of patients in a study who underwent transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)...
BackBeat Cardiac Neuromodulation Therapy Reduces Blood Pressure at Two Years
News | Hypertension | October 02, 2018
October 2, 2018 — Two-year results of the Moderato I Study demonstrated immediate, substantial and sustained reduction...
IVUS-Guided Drug-Eluting Stent Implantation Improves Clinical Outcomes in All-Comer Patients
News | Intra-Vascular Ultrasound (IVUS) | October 02, 2018
October 2, 2018 — Intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) guidance improved clinical outcomes over angiography guidance during...
Videos | Womens Cardiovascular Health | October 01, 2018
Cindy Grines, M.D., chair and professor, department of cardiology, Zucker School of Medicine, Hostra/Northwell, spoke...
Videos | Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders | October 01, 2018
Ashish Pershad, M.D., medical director, structural heart program, Banner University Medical Heart Institute, Phoenix,...
Resolute Onyx Stent With Improved Radiographic Visibility Found to Be Safe and Effective
News | Stents Drug Eluting | October 01, 2018
October 1, 2018 — Recent results from the BIONYX randomized clinical study showed the novel, thin-strutted, polymer-...
Boston Scientific Receives FDA Approval for Eluvia Drug-Eluting Vascular Stent
Technology | Stents Drug Eluting | October 01, 2018
October 1, 2018 — Boston Scientific announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved its...
Magnitude Bioresorbable Scaffold Shows Low MACE, Restenosis Rates at Nine Months
News | Stents Bioresorbable | October 01, 2018
October 1, 2018 — New results from the RENASCENT studies presented at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (...
Videos | Hemodynamic Support Devices | October 01, 2018
Nevin Kapur, M.D., FAHA, FACC, FSCAI, executive director, Cardiovascular Center for Research and Innovation, Tufts...
Mitral Regurgitation Volume Reduced at One Year in REDUCE FMR Trial
News | Heart Failure | September 28, 2018
September 28, 2018 — Heart failure patients who received the Carillon Mitral Contour System in the REDUCE FMR clinical...
Portico Transcatheter Aortic Valve Successfully Reduces Severe Aortic Stenosis at One Year
News | Heart Valve Technology | September 28, 2018
September 28, 2018 — At one year following transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), implantation with the Portico...
Local Anesthesia Safe and Effective for Intermediate- and High-Risk TAVR Patients
News | Heart Valve Technology | September 28, 2018
September 28, 2018 — The first randomized study to compare general versus local anesthesia during transcatheter aortic...
Videos | Hemostasis Management | September 27, 2018
Philippe Genereux, M.D., co-director of the structural heart program at the Gagnon Cardiovascular Institute at...
FDA Approves Biotronik's PK Papyrus Stent for Coronary Perforations
Technology | Stents | September 27, 2018
September 27, 2018 — Biotronik recently announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the PK Papyrus...
Videos | Intravascular Imaging | September 26, 2018
Ron Waksman, M.D., associate director of the division of cardiology and director of cardiovascular research and...