Myocardial infarction survivors more likely to use “emotion-focused” strategies to cope with stress

Data presented at the 8th Emirates Cardiac Society congress (19–21 October, Dubai, UAE), which is held in collaboration with the American College of Cardiology...

“Neurocardiologists” could treat acute ischaemic stroke patients when a neurointerventionalist is not available

Thomas Haldis (Sanford Health, Fargo, USA) and others report in EuroIntervention that interventional cardiologists, as “neurocardiologists”, can be trained to perform mechanical thrombectomy safely and...

Fantom bioresorbable scaffold implanted for first time in Switzerland

Reva Medical has announced the commercial expansion of its bioresorbable scaffold Fantom, with the first implantation of the device in Switzerland. The procedure was...

TCT 2017: Elixir Medical to reveal “a game-changing metallic drug-eluting stent platform”

Elixir Medical has revealed details of its programme and activities during the 2017 meeting of the transcatheter cardiovascular therapeutics (TCT; 29 October–2 November, Denver,...

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