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Clinical outcome of COVID-19 in patients with adult congenital heart disease

By Saadia Aslam Original research from Professor Markus Schwerzmann and his team collected clinical outcome data to help identify risk factors for a complicated course…

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Prevalence of coronary artery disease and coronary microvascular dysfunction is high in in patients with HFpEF

Taken directly from JAMA Network In a prospective, multi-center cohort study, 106 consecutive participants with preserved ejection fraction were evaluated with coronary angiography, invasive coronary…

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Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance scans

British Society of CMR survey reveals high levels of regional variation and poor equity in access to CMR

By Ahmed El-Medany Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) is widely available and established in the United Kingdom (UK) with high scan volumes by international standards. The…

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ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction Following Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

STEMI after TAVR associated with poorer outcomes.

By Ahmed El-Medany Longer door-to-balloon times and higher percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) failure rate were observed in a multicentre study by Faroux et al. 118…

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Conference update from Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) 2021 Scientific Sessions

The National Cardiogenic Shock Initiative is a single-arm, prospective, multi-center study assessing outcomes associated with early mechanical circulatory support (MCS) in patients presenting with acute myocardial infarction and cardiogenic shock (AMICS) treated with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI).

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