Tag: left main PCI

EXCEL: PCI inferior to CABG in Bayesian reanalysis

A Bayesian analysis of EXCEL and other randomised controlled trials comparing coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) and percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in left main...

Virtual ACC: PRECOMBAT finds PCI as good as CABG at 10...

The longest follow-up to date of patients with left main coronary artery disease (LMCAD) has found no significant differences in rates of death, myocardial...

New England Journal of Medicine to review EXCEL data

The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) has launched a review into the data from the EXCEL trial, two members of the BBC Newsnight...

BBC Newsnight makes fresh claims about allegedly withheld mortality data in...

The news programme BBC Newsnight has made further claims that the EXCEL investigators “held back” data from the published results of the left main...

JIM 2020: Weigh up early and late events in EXCEL to...

Gregg W Stone (Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai, New York, USA) addressed the EXCEL controversy today at the Joint Interventional Meeting (JIM 2020;...

CABG shows 10-year benefit over PCI in left main patients with...

Extended 10-year follow-up has demonstrated that in patients with a high SYNTAX score undergoing left main coronary artery (LMCA) revascularisation there is a clear...

EXCEL: EACTS reaches out to trial investigators to “resolve concerns”, as...

The European Association of Cardio-Thoracic Surgeons (EACTS) has issued a statement reaching out to EXCEL investigators to “offer assistance” in resolving concerns raised about...