Researchers examined the association of blood levels of hydroxychloroquine with thrombotic events in a longitudinal systemic lupus erythematous cohort.
The aim of this study was to determine the relationship between lipid-rich plaques detected by Near-infrared spectroscopy intravascular ultrasound imaging at unstented sites and successive coronary events from new culprit lesions.
Researchers demonstrated that left ventricular unloading with transcatheter aortic valve replacement is associated with acute improvements in right ventricular function and right ventricular-pulmonary artery coupling.
Implantation of the self-expanding Biovalve transcatheter heart valve for the treatment of severe aortic stenosis was deemed to be safe, with clinical outcomes similar to those of other first-generation devices designed for the same indication.
The Food and Drug Administration issued a safety warning on October 28, 2019, concerning the risks associated with the use of AFX endovascular grafts manufactured by Endologix, Inc. in patients with an abdominal aortic aneurysm.
Findings show the need for studies addressing the role of anticoagulation therapy in postoperative atrial fibrillation after left-sided heart valve surgery.
In thrombotic antiphospholipid antibody syndrome, rivaroxaban is not noninferior to dose-adjusted vitamin K antagonists.
For young and middle-aged veterans, posttraumatic stress disorder is associated with an increased risk for early incident transient ischemic attack and ischemic stroke.
The self-expanding ACURATE neo TAVR system and the balloon-expandable SAPIEN 3 TAVR system differ with regard to early safety and efficacy.
From 1999 to 2017, there was a decrease in mortality among individuals with antineutrophil cytoplasmic AAV in the United States.