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CCI: Protocol gets TAVR patients home faster without harming care

SCAI SmartBrief | Dec 09, 2014

A fast-track protocol designed to get patients moving sooner and out of the hospital faster after transcatheter aortic valve replacement results in lower costs and shorter stays without compromising the quality of care, according to a report in Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions. The approach was tested at two sites, where 40% of TAVR patients met fast-track criteria. TCTMD.com (12/08)


Protective cabin cuts radiation exposure to operators

SCAI SmartBrief | Dec 09, 2014

Oxygen therapy as part of heart attack treatment may cause harm

SCAI SmartBrief | Nov 25, 2014

Research backs role for ICs in stroke treatment

SCAI SmartBrief | Dec 16, 2014

Angiograms ID serious risks of nonobstructive CAD

SCAI SmartBrief | Nov 25, 2014

Study supports TAVR in intermediate-risk patients

SCAI SmartBrief | Dec 02, 2014

Device provides docs with real-time feedback on radiation exposure

SCAI SmartBrief | Dec 02, 2014

New cholesterol-lowering drugs poised to be the next specialty blockbuster

SCAI SmartBrief | Dec 09, 2014

Study backs safety of aspirin-blood thinner combination

SCAI SmartBrief | Nov 25, 2014

Doctors treat Justice Ginsburg with stent after exercise-induced discomfort

SCAI SmartBrief | Dec 02, 2014


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