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Secondary analysis of a RCT | Complete revascularization vs. culprit lesion–only PCI for angina-related quality of life in patients with STEMI.

22 Sep, 2022 | 13:17h | UTC

Complete Revascularization vs Culprit Lesion–Only Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for Angina-Related Quality of Life in Patients With ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction: Results From the COMPLETE Randomized Clinical Trial – JAMA Cardiology (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

Original Study: #ESCCongress – Randomized Trial: Complete Revascularization Superior to Culprit-lesion-only PCI in Patients with ST-segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) and Multivessel Coronary Artery Disease

Related meta-analysis:

Meta-analysis: multivessel versus culprit-only revascularization in STEMI and multivessel coronary artery disease

Meta-Analysis: Complete vs. Culprit-Lesion-Only Revascularization for ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction

Study: Nonculprit-lesion PCI Timing in Patients With ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction

Studies in patients with cardiogenic shock:

PCI Strategies in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction and Cardiogenic Shock – New England Journal of Medicine

One-Year Outcomes after PCI Strategies in Cardiogenic Shock – New England Journal of Medicine

 


RCT | Effect of clinical decision support with audit and feedback on prevention of acute kidney injury in patients undergoing coronary angiography.

22 Sep, 2022 | 13:04h | UTC

Effect of Clinical Decision Support With Audit and Feedback on Prevention of Acute Kidney Injury in Patients Undergoing Coronary Angiography: A Randomized Clinical Trial – JAMA (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

Commentary: Intervention Cuts Risk for AKI After Coronary Angiography – HealthDay

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


RCT | Routine ultrasonography guidance for femoral vascular access for cardiac procedures improved first-pass success but did not reduce complications.

22 Sep, 2022 | 13:01h | UTC

Routine Ultrasonography Guidance for Femoral Vascular Access for Cardiac Procedures: The UNIVERSAL Randomized Clinical Trial – JAMA Cardiology (free for a limited period)

Commentary: Fluoroscopic Guidance for Femoral Artery Access—Pushing Patients Out of the Plane Without a Parachute? – JAMA Cardiology

 


Long-term follow-up of a RCT | Percutaneous coronary intervention vs. bypass surgery for multivessel coronary artery disease.

20 Sep, 2022 | 13:34h | UTC

Everolimus-Eluting Stents or Bypass Surgery for Multivessel Coronary Artery Disease: Extended Follow-up Outcomes of Multicenter Randomized Controlled BEST Trial – Circulation

Commentary: 10-Year Data From BEST Trial Find No Significant Safety or MACE Differences Between PCI With EES Versus CABG – Cardiac Interventions Today

Original Study: Trial of Everolimus-Eluting Stents or Bypass Surgery for Coronary Disease – New England Journal of Medicine

 


RCT | Cerebral embolic protection during transcatheter aortic-valve replacement did not significantly reduce the incidence of periprocedural stroke.

19 Sep, 2022 | 12:49h | UTC

Cerebral Embolic Protection during Transcatheter Aortic-Valve Replacement – New England Journal of Medicine (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

Commentaries:

PROTECTED TAVR: No Less Stroke With Embolic Protection, but Some See Hope – TCTMD

Stroke PROTECTion With SEntinel During Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement – PROTECTED TAVR – American College of Cardiology

Presumed Clinical Benefits of TAVR Cerebral Protection Remain Unproven — Large trial comes up short in proving a definitive benefit to debris filters – MedPage Today (free registration required)

News Release: Cerebral Embolic Protection During Transcatheter Aortic-Valve Replacement – Cedars-Sinai

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Review / Perspective | Which patients with aortic stenosis should be referred to surgery rather than transcatheter aortic valve implantation?

13 Sep, 2022 | 13:18h | UTC

Which patients with aortic stenosis should be referred to surgery rather than transcatheter aortic valve implantation? – European Heart Journal

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Cohort Study | Incidence, timing, and causes of late bleeding after TAVR.

13 Sep, 2022 | 13:10h | UTC

Incidence, Timing, and Causes of Late Bleeding After TAVR in an Asian Cohort – JACC: Asia

Editorial: Late Bleeding Following TAVR in Japan: An Important Cause of Mortality – JACC: Asia

Commentary: Late Bleeding Not Rare, Ups Mortality After TAVI in All-Asian Cohort: OCEAN-TAVI – TCTMD

 


RCT | Effects of Nicorandil administration on infarct size in patients with ST‐Segment–Elevation Myocardial Infarction undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention.

11 Sep, 2022 | 22:37h | UTC

Effects of Nicorandil Administration on Infarct Size in Patients With ST‐Segment–Elevation Myocardial Infarction Undergoing Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: The CHANGE Trial – Journal of the American Heart Association

 


RCT | Fractional flow reserve or intravascular ultrasonography to guide percutaneous coronary intervention.

2 Sep, 2022 | 13:15h | UTC

Fractional Flow Reserve or Intravascular Ultrasonography to Guide PCI – New England Journal of Medicine (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

Commentary: Fractional Flow Reserve Noninferior to IVUS for Guiding PCI – HealthDay

 


#ESCCongress – M-A | Radial access for coronary interventions confers lower mortality than femoral access.

30 Aug, 2022 | 12:17h | UTC

News Release: Radial access for coronary interventions confers lower mortality than femoral access – European Society of Cardiology

Original Study: Impact on Mortality and Major Bleeding of Radial Versus Femoral Artery Access for Coronary Angiography or Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: a Meta-analysis of Individual Patient Data from Seven Multicenter Randomized Clinical Trials – Circulation (free for a limited period)

Commentary: Less Death, Major Bleeding With Transradial Access: Meta-analysis – TCTMD

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


#ESCCongress – RCT | In patients with severe ischemic left ventricular systolic dysfunction under optimal medical therapy, revascularization by PCI did not improve outcomes.

29 Aug, 2022 | 12:38h | UTC

Percutaneous Revascularization for Ischemic Left Ventricular Dysfunction – New England Journal of Medicine (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

News Release: Coronary stenting does not benefit patients with severe left ventricular dysfunction – European Society of Cardiology

Commentary: DANCAVAS: CV Screening Did Not Significantly Reduce Incidence of Death in Older Males – American College of Cardiology

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


#ESCCongress – RCT | Routine functional testing is not better than standard care in high-risk patients after percutaneous coronary intervention.

29 Aug, 2022 | 12:32h | UTC

Routine Functional Testing or Standard Care in High-Risk Patients after PCI – New England Journal of Medicine (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Bicuspid aortic valve stenosis: from pathophysiological mechanism, imaging diagnosis, to clinical treatment methods.

10 Aug, 2022 | 12:22h | UTC

Bicuspid Aortic Valve Stenosis: From Pathophysiological Mechanism, Imaging Diagnosis, to Clinical Treatment Methods – Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine

 


Standardized definitions for bioprosthetic valve dysfunction following aortic or mitral valve replacement.

4 Aug, 2022 | 14:35h | UTC

Standardized Definitions for Bioprosthetic Valve Dysfunction Following Aortic or Mitral Valve Replacement: JACC State-of-the-Art Review – Journal of the American College of Cardiology

 

Commentary on Twitter

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Cohort Study | Association between early left ventricular ejection fraction improvement after transcatheter aortic valve replacement and 5-year clinical outcomes.

3 Aug, 2022 | 13:58h | UTC

Association Between Early Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction Improvement After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement and 5-Year Clinical Outcomes – JAMA Cardiology (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

Commentary: Early LV Recovery After TAVI Points to Better 5-Year Survival – TCTMD

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Review | Advances in percutaneous patent foramen ovale closure: from the procedure to the echocardiographic guidance.

1 Aug, 2022 | 12:14h | UTC

Advances in Percutaneous Patent Foramen Ovale Closure: From the Procedure to the Echocardiographic Guidance – Journal of Clinical Medicine

 


Cohort Study | Impact of peridevice leak on 5-year outcomes after left atrial appendage closure.

29 Jul, 2022 | 12:26h | UTC

Impact of Peridevice Leak on 5-Year Outcomes After Left Atrial Appendage Closure – Journal of the American College of Cardiology (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

Editorial: Peridevice Leaks: The Plot Hole of Left Atrial Appendage Closure for Stroke Prophylaxis – Journal of the American College of Cardiology

Commentary: Peridevice Leaks After LAA Occlusion Signal Poorer 5-Year Outcomes – TCTMD

 


M-A | Mortality and clinical predictors after percutaneous mitral valve repair for secondary mitral regurgitation.

26 Jul, 2022 | 11:49h | UTC

Mortality and Clinical Predictors After Percutaneous Mitral Valve Repair for Secondary Mitral Regurgitation: A Systematic Review and Meta-Regression Analysis – Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine

 


Review | “No-Reflow” phenomenon.

20 Jul, 2022 | 11:58h | UTC

“No-Reflow” Phenomenon: A Contemporary Review – Journal of Clinical Medicine

 


M-A | Mid- to long-term clinical and echocardiographic effects of post-procedural permanent pacemaker implantation after transcatheter aortic valve replacement.

18 Jul, 2022 | 11:10h | UTC

Mid- to Long-Term Clinical and Echocardiographic Effects of Post-procedural Permanent Pacemaker Implantation After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis – Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine

 


Cohort Study | Risk and timing of noncardiac surgery after transcatheter aortic valve implantation.

13 Jul, 2022 | 11:43h | UTC

Risk and Timing of Noncardiac Surgery After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation – JAMA Network Open

Commentaries:

Surgery After TAVR: Waiting a Month or More Not Really Better— Prosthesis-patient mismatch, paravalvular regurgitation the bigger issues for surgical candidates – MedPage Today (free registration required)

Patients can safely undergo noncardiac surgeries after TAVR without a long delay – Cardiovascular Business

 

Commentaries on Twitter

 


RCT | First-line catheter ablation of monomorphic ventricular tachycardia in cardiomyopathy concurrent with defibrillator implantation.

11 Jul, 2022 | 12:21h | UTC

First-Line Catheter Ablation of Monomorphic Ventricular Tachycardia in Cardiomyopathy Concurrent With Defibrillator Implantation: The PAUSE-SCD Randomized Trial – Circulation

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Secondary analysis of a RCT | Duration of antiplatelet therapy after complex percutaneous coronary intervention in patients at high bleeding risk.

11 Jul, 2022 | 12:06h | UTC

Duration of antiplatelet therapy after complex percutaneous coronary intervention in patients at high bleeding risk: a MASTER DAPT trial sub-analysis – European Heart Journal

Commentaries:

EuroPCR 2022: Short DAPT shows benefit for high-bleeding risk patients regardless of PCI complexity – CardiovascularNews

One-Month DAPT Enough for Complex PCI if Bleeding Risk High – Medscape (free registration required)

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


AHA Scientific Statement | Escalating and de-escalating temporary mechanical circulatory support in cardiogenic shock.

8 Jul, 2022 | 12:05h | UTC

Escalating and De-escalating Temporary Mechanical Circulatory Support in Cardiogenic Shock: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association – Circulation

Top Things to Know: Escalating and De-escalating Temporary Mechanical Circulatory Support in Cardiogenic Shock– American Heart Association

Commentary: Guiding Cardiogenic Shock Management: Filling in the (Wide) Data Gaps – American Heart Association

 


Cross-Sectional Study | Comparison of radiation exposure among interventional echocardiographers, interventional cardiologists, and sonographers during percutaneous structural heart interventions.

8 Jul, 2022 | 11:43h | UTC

Comparison of Radiation Exposure Among Interventional Echocardiographers, Interventional Cardiologists, and Sonographers During Percutaneous Structural Heart Interventions – JAMA Network Open

 


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