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Palmaz, Pinchuk, Schatz, Simpson and Yock are the 10th recipients of the Russ Prize for innovations leading to the widespread adoption of PCI at NAE Gala Ceremony, 2/20/2019, WashDC   Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN   National Academy of Engineering, Ohio University Award 2019 Russ Prize Five interventional cardiologists awarded biennial $500,000 prize for innovations […]

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CABG: a Superior Revascularization Modality to PCI in Patients with poor LVF, Multivessel disease and Diabetes, Similar Risk of Stroke between 31 days and 5 years, post intervention Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN   UPDATED on 9/4/2019 SYNTAX at 10 Years: Bypass vs PCI Still a Toss-Up Overall But CABG beats stenting for important subgroups SYNTAX […]

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PCI, CABG, CHF, AMI – Two Payment Methods: Bundled payments (hospitalization costs, up to 90 days of post-acute care, nursing home care, complications, and rehospitalizations) vs Diagnosis-related groupings cover only what happens in the hospital. Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN   UPDATED on 8/17/2018 Certain risk factors make survivors of an acute MI more likely […]

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What is the Role of Noninvasive Diagnostic Fractional Flow Reserve (FFR) CT vs Invasive FFR for PCI? Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN   UPDATED on 7/31/2019 During the AHRA presentation, Ali Westervelt cited a study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology indicating that questions about obstructive coronary artery disease (CAD) in six of 10 patients who might otherwise […]

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Advanced Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD): Axillary Artery PCI for Insertion and Removal of Impella Device Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN     TOTALLY PERCUTANEOUS INSERTION AND REMOVAL OF IMPELLA DEVICE USING AXILLARY ARTERY IN THE SETTING OF ADVANCED PERIPHERAL ARTERY DISEASE July 15, 2016 Authors: Rajiv Tayal, MD, MPH1,2;  Mihir Barvalia, MD, MHA1;  Zeshan Rana, […]

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FAME at 5 Years: Continued Support for FFR Guidance of Multivessel PCI TCTMD In the angiography group, lesions with at least 50% stenosis were routinely implanted with DES, whereas in the FFR-guided group, only those that scored 0.80 or… Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.tctmd.com See on Scoop.it – Cardiovascular and vascular imaging

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In this edition of Clinical Forum, we asked three Cardiology Review editorial board members to comment on multivessel versus culprit-vessel-only PCI in patients with acute myocardial infarction, considering perspectives from the PRAMI and CvLPRIT… Source: http://www.hcplive.com See on Scoop.it – Cardiovascular and vascular imaging

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SAN DIEGO — Manual thrombectomy with primary PCI did not benefit patients with STEMI and was associated with an increased rate of stroke at 30 days, according to findings from the TOTAL trial. Source: http://www.healio.com See on Scoop.it – Cardiovascular and vascular imaging

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Transradial PCI Bests Transfemoral PCI in UK Analysis, regardless of Patient’s Age Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN Anderson SG, Ratib K, Myint PK, et al.Impact of age on access site related outcomes in 469,983 percutaneous coronary intervention procedures: Insights from the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2015; DOI:10.1002/ccd.25896. Abstract   Impact of age on access site […]

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Culprit-Lesion Over Multivessel PCI in STEMI Patients Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari   Original Study Iqbal MB, Ilsley C, Kabir T, et al. Culprit vessel versus multivessel intervention at the time of primary percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction and multivessel disease. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2014; DOI:10.1161/circoutcomes.114.001194. Abstract   LONDON, UK — A real-world analysis of […]

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