Tag: chronic kidney disease

Chronic kidney disease should not be a barrier to TAVI

The first study to compare the use of transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) with conservative management in patients with chronic kidney disease (3–5) indicates...

RenalGuard significantly reduces risk of contrast-induced acute kidney injury in high-risk...

A new meta-analysis, published in JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions, indicates that RenalGuard (RenalGuard Solutions) significantly reduces the risk of contrast-induced acute kidney injury in high-risk...

Valve replacement may better than vavluloplasty for aortic stenosis patients with...

A new study published in Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions indicates that valve replacement, via surgery or transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI), significantly increases survival...

Mild-to-moderate chronic kidney disease no longer associated with worse outcomes after...

A new study indicates that patients with mild-to-moderate chronic kidney disease do not have worse outcomes after undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) with a...