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- GEIST Registry Characterizes â€œHappy Heartâ€ Form of Takotsubo SyndromeHappy heart syndrome is a rare type of takotsubo syndrome (TTS) and has a higher prevalence of male patients and atypical, nonapical ballooning, compared with the more commonly known broken heart syndrome that is associated with negative emotional stressors, according to a study published June 27 in JACC: Heart Failure.
- Cardiovascular Disease Risk Among Cancer SurvivorsWhat is the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in cancer survivors?
- A Randomized Controlled Trial with Resolute Onyx in One Month DAPT for High-Bleeding Risk PatientsThe goal of the Onyx ONE trial was to compare the safety and efficacy of 1 month of dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) following percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) with either the Resolute Onyx drug-eluting stent (DES) or with the BioFreedom drug-coated stent (DCS) among patients at high bleeding risk.
- Ethnicity-Dependent Performance of the GRACE Risk ScoreWhat is the performance of the GRACE (Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events) score in a racially diverse non–ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI) population, particularly its ability to predict all-cause in-hospital mortality in different racial groups of patients?
- Objective Randomized Blinded Investigation With Optimal Medical Therapy of Angioplasty in Stable AnginaThe goal of the ORBITA trial was to assess the efficacy of percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) compared with a sham placebo procedure for angina relief among patients with stable angina.