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Medical therapy comparable to intervention in spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD)

By Ahmed El-Medany A meta-analysis by Krittanawong et al found no significant difference to long-term risk of death, recurrent myocardial infarction (MI) and SCAD, and…

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Prasugrel and ticagrelor associated with similar efficacy and safety following myocardial infarction

By Ahmed El-Medany In a large retrospective study by Venetsanos et al, researchers analysed 37,990 patients from the SWEDEHEART registry with myocardial infarction (MI) who…

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Leading cardiovascular organisations call for urgent action to reduce air pollution

“Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, air pollution was an issue of growing concern due to its impact on people’s health, although it was frequently overlooked…

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Computed Tomography Coronary Angiography in Stable Coronary Heart Disease: The UK Perspective

BCS Editorial By Kenneth Mangion One in ten of all chest pain presentations to primary care have been reported to be due to coronary heart…

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