Tag: AHA 2017

TCT 2017: TMVI in mitral ring is a reasonable alternative for...

Data from the MITRAL (Mitral Implantation of Transcatheter valves) study indicate that transeptal transcatheter mitral valve implantation (TMVI), with a Sapien 3 device (Edwards...

AHA 2017: Widely used approach for preventing renal complications after angiography...

Data from PRESERVE (Prevention of serious adverse events following angiography) indicate that neither intravenous sodium bicarbonate nor acetylcysteine, compared with saline and placebo, reduce...

AHA 2017: Novel transcatheter therapy for heart failure shows promise in...

Primary results from the REDUCE LAP-HF trial indicate that a novel interatrial shunt device (IASD, Corvia Medical) significantly reduced pulmonary capillary wedge pressure (PCWP)...

AHA 2017: Nutty eating habits may lower the risk of cardiovascular...

A study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology indicates that people who regularly eat nuts—including peanuts, walnuts and tree nuts...

AHA 2017: First patients enrolled in trial of IASD system for...

Corvia Medical has enrolled the first patients in its global multicentre trial (REDUCE LAP-HF II) of the interatrial shunt device (IASD) for the treatment...

AHA 2017: Fun in the bedroom is unlikely to cause a...

Data published, as a research letter, in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology and presented at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions...