The self-expanding ACURATE neo TAVR system and the balloon-expandable SAPIEN 3 TAVR system differ with regard to early safety and efficacy.
Pre-operative cerebral hemodynamics and age are independent predictors of cognitive performance changes after carotid endarterectomy in patients with high-grade symptomatic internal carotid artery stenosis.
Patients with 3+ or 4+ secondary mitral regurgitation appear to benefit the most from transcatheter mitral valve replacement.
Real-world evidence shows that rivaroxaban reduces the risk for recurrent VTE in morbidly obese patients, with similar safety and efficacy as warfarin.
Findings from this study argue against a causative link between paclitaxel-coated balloon angioplasty and mortality.
Long-term use of calcium supplements is not associated with increased risk for development or progression of abdominal aortic calcification in older women.
Investigators examined whether pretreatment low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels and aortic stenosis severity affect lipid-lowering therapy to decrease aortic valve replacement.
The lifetime risks for peripheral artery disease (PAD) are higher in black men and women than in whites or Hispanics.
Ventricular dysfunction that occurs in newborns within 48 hours of life with congenital diaphragmatic hernia is common and may represent an independent indicator of disease severity and associated survival.
Investigators examined the relationship between trends in primary and secondary vascular access sites and vascular access site complications among a cohort of patients who underwent PCI.