Jason Harris

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Predictors of Amputation in Peripheral Artery Disease

Predictors of Amputation in Peripheral Artery Disease

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Black patients had a 43% greater risk for amputation compared with whites.

Ticagrelor vs Clopidogrel: CV Events in Peripheral Artery Disease

Ticagrelor vs Clopidogrel: CV Events in Peripheral Artery Disease

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Both ticagrelor and clopidogrel appear to have the same effect on patients with peripheral artery disease.

LVAD With Drug Therapy Improved Recovery Following Heart Failure

LVAD With Drug Therapy Improved Recovery Following Heart Failure

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After 1 year, more than a third of patients had recovered enough to have their left ventricular assist devices removed.

Prior Statin Use May Improve Survival After Cardiac Arrest

Prior Statin Use May Improve Survival After Cardiac Arrest

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Patients who were taking statins were more likely to survive to hospital admission, discharge, and the 1-year point.

Choosing Between PCI and Surgery for Left Main Coronary Artery Disease

Choosing Between PCI and Surgery for Left Main Coronary Artery Disease

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While mortality rates were similar between percutaneous coronary intervention and coronary artery bypass grafting in both EXCEL and NOBLE trials, the risk of major cardiovascular events was higher in PCI in NOBLE.

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