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Shockwave Intravascular Lithotripsy (IVL) helps facilitate first-choice transfemoral access for TAVR

 Carlo Di Mario (Florence, Italy) tells Cardiovascular News at CRT 2019 that there is “incredible” new data emerging that uses the transfemoral approach in...

CRT 2019: Renal denervation using alcohol “seems very effective”

 The renal denervation bubble collapsed due to a single trial—SYMPLICITY HTN-3, but this trial’s findings went against the grain, Horst Sievert (Frankfurt, Germany) tells...

CRT 2019: Redesigning the resurgence of renal denervation

 David Kandzari (Atlanta, USA) tells Cardiovascular News at CRT 2019 that renal denervation is typically showing magnitudes of blood pressure reduction that are clinically...

Thrombus dissolution with EKOS™ Acoustic Pulse Thrombolysis™ in everyday clinical practice

 At the EKOS symposium at LINC 2019, Nils Kucher (Zurich, Switzerland), Houman Jalaie (Aachen, Germany) and Mert Dumantepe (Istanbul, Turkey) share their experiences in...

Meta-analysis finds a higher risk of death in the long term...

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New data, just published in the Journal of the American Heart Association (JAHA), suggest that there is an increased risk of death at two...

Without additional long-term and patient-level data, Katsanos et al’s conclusion is...

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By Thomas Zeller The Katsanos et al meta-analysis reports an increased risk of mortality beyond one year across randomised studies of paclitaxel-coated balloons (DCB) and...

Be an early adopter of AI to harness its benefits

 Artificial intelligence (AI) is already better than humans at reading specific radiographic findings. It will impact phycisians’ jobs, but because it can currently only...