Cost-effectiveness and Budget Impact of Treatment with Evolocumab Versus Statins and Ezetimibe for Hypercholesterolemia in Spain
ConclusionsTreatment with evolocumab is associated with a lower frequency of cardiovascular events, but is inefficient for patients suitable to receive this drug in the Spanish National Health System.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosAnalizar la razón de coste-efectividad y el impacto presupuestario del tratamiento con evolocumab (inhibidor de la PCSK9) para pacientes en prevención secundaria en el Sistema Nacional de Salud español.MétodosSe realizaron, desde la perspectiva del sistema sanitario público, análisis de impacto presupuestario, modelos de árbol de decisi&oacu...
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Criteria for the Management of Technological Assets in Cardiovascular Imaging
Publication date: Available online 23 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Ignacio Fernández Lozano, Eduardo Pozo Osinalde, Ignacio García Bolao, Soledad Ojeda Pineda, Luis Rodríguez Padial, Andrés Íñiguez RomoAbstractAdequate, updated and functional technology is essential in cardiology. In Spain, the economic scenario has strongly impacted technology renewal programs and obsolescence is a growing problem. The current report attempts to describe the current situation and the conditions that must concur to update, replace or ado...
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Minimally-invasive Transesophageal Echocardiography for Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion With a Latest-generation Microprobe. Initial Experience
Publication date: Available online 23 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Gustavo Jiménez Brítez, Laura Sanchis, Ander Regueiro, Manel Sabate, Marta Sitges, Xavier Freixa (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Phenotype-modifying Factors in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. Response
Publication date: Available online 25 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Inmaculada Pérez-Sánchez, María Sabater-Molina, Carmen Muñoz-Esparza, Juan Ramón Gimeno-Blanes (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Device to Narrow the Coronary Sinus in Refractory Angina
Publication date: Available online 25 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Raúl Moreno, Almudena Castro, José Luis López-Sendón (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Annual Incidence of Confirmed Stent Thrombosis and Clinical Predictors in Patients With ACS Treated With Ticagrelor or Prasugrel
ConclusionsStent thrombosis is infrequent in patients receiving DAPT with ticagrelor or prasugrel. The variables associated with an increased risk of ST were advanced age, ST segment elevation, previous myocardial infarction, and serum creatinine.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosHay muy poca evidencia sobre las tasas de trombosis del stent (TS) en pacientes que reciben tratamiento antiagregante plaquetario doble (TAPD) con ticagrelor o prasugrel. El objetivo de este estudio es analizar la incidencia y predictores de la TS tras un síndrome coronario agudo en pacientes que reciben TAPD con ticagrelor frente a pra...
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Procedural, Functional and Prognostic Outcomes Following Recanalization of Coronary Chronic Total Occlusions. Results of the Iberian Registry
Publication date: Available online 25 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Ignacio J. Amat-Santos, Victoria Martin-Yuste, José Antonio Fernández-Díaz, Javier Martin-Moreiras, Juan Caballero-Borrego, Pablo Salinas, Soledad Ojeda, Fernando Rivero, Julio Núñez Villota, Mohsen Mohandes, Daniela Dubois, Francisco Bosa Ojeda, Eva Rumiz, José M. de la Torre Hernández, Jesús Jiménez-Mazuecos, Javier Lacunza, Paula Tejedor, Itziar Gómez, Luis R. Goncalves-Ramirez, Paol RojasAbstractIntroduction and objectivesT...
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Nonvitamin K Oral Anticoagulants in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation and Severe Renal Dysfunction
Publication date: Available online 27 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Maria Mahmood, Gregory Y.H. LipAbstractBoth atrial fibrillation (AF) and chronic kidney disease (CKD) are highly prevalent, especially with increasing age and associated comorbidities, such as hypertension, diabetes, heart failure, and vascular disease. The relationship between both AF and CKD seems to be bidirectional: CKD predisposes to AF while onset of AF seems to lead to progression of CKD. Stroke prevention is the cornerstone of AF management, and AF patients with CKD are at higher risk of ...
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Abnormal Pulmonary Venous Drainage With Cor Triatriatum
Publication date: Available online 29 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Manuel Ojeda Ramos, David Viladés Medel, Rubén Leta Petracca (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Myocarditis as a Form of Presentation of an Inflammatory Autoimmune Myopathy Associated With Anti-signal Recognition Particle Antibodies
Publication date: Available online 30 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Amaia Martínez León, Jessica Paola Rugeles Niño, Anahy María Brandy García, César Morís de la Tassa, Luis Caminal Montero, José Rozado Castaño (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Sudden Cardiac Death Risk Prediction: The Role of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Publication date: Available online 30 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Pieter van der Bijl, Tomaž Podlesnikar, Jeroen J. Bax, Victoria DelgadoAbstractSudden cardiac death (SCD) accounts for more than 4 million global deaths per year. While it is most commonly caused by coronary artery disease, a final common pathway of ventricular arrhythmias is shared by different etiologies. The most effective primary and secondary prevention strategy is an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD). The decision to implant an ICD for primary prevention is largely based on a le...
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The Ideal Lipid Report: A Need for Consensus
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Juan Pedro-Botet, Luis Rodríguez-Padial, Carlos Brotons, Margarita Esteban-Salán, Aurora García-Lerín, Xavier Pintó, Iñaki Lekuona, Jordi Ordóñez-Llanos (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Response to ECG, June 2018
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Juan Caro-Codón, Ángel M. Iniesta Manjavacas, Mar Moreno Yangüela (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Cardiac Manifestations of Neuromuscular Disease
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Diego Rodríguez-Torres, Juan Jiménez-Jáimez, Rosa Macías-Ruiz, Miguel Álvarez-López, Luis Tercedor (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Pregnancy After Fontan-Kreutzer Surgery
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Marta Noris Mora, Silvia Escribà Bori, M. Ángeles de la Fuente Sánchez, Fernando García Algas, Inmaculada Sánchez Pérez, Andrés Grau Sepúlveda (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Triflusal in Patients With Aspirin Hypersensitivity Treated With Coronary Stent Implantation
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Georgina Fuertes Ferre, Santiago Laita Monreal, María del Rosario Ortas Nadal, Esther Sánchez Insa, Juan Sánchez Rubio-Lezcano, José Gabriel Galache Osuna (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Marfan Syndrome and Loeys-Dietz Syndrome in Children: A Multidisciplinary Team Experience
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Alejandra Manchola-Linero, Ferran Gran Ipiña, Gisela Teixidó-Tura, Fermina López Grondona, Ferran Rosés Noguer, Anna Sabaté-Rotés (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Miniaccess Heart Surgery. A Spanish Multicenter Registry
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Sergio Juan Cánovas López, Francisco Estevez Cid, Guillermo Reyes Copa, María Jesús López Gude, José María Melero Tejedor, Sara Badía Gamarra (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Out-of-working-hours Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in STEACS: Does It Worsen Clinical Outcomes?
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Aída Escudero-González, Xacobe Flores-Ríos, Cayetana Barbeito-Caamaño, Patricia Pardo-Martínez, Nicolás Vázquez-González, José M. Vázquez Rodríguez (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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The Zero-LDL Hypothesis. Towards Extremely Low LDL Concentrations
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Luis Masana (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Infective Endocarditis Due to Leuconostoc Species
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Pablo Elpidio García-Granja, Javier López, Raquel Ladrón, J. Alberto San Román (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Update to the Consensus Document on Clinical Use of the Polypill: New Dose Containing Atorvastatin 40 mg
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): José Ramón González-Juanatey (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Correction in articles by Massó-van Roessel et al. “Analysis of the Association Between Electrocardiographic P-wave Characteristics and Atrial Fibrillation in the REGICOR Study”, Rev Esp Cardiol. 2017;70:841-847, and by Baena-Díez et al. “Validity Assessment of Low-risk SCORE Function and SCORE Function Calibrated to the Spanish Population in the FRESCO Cohorts”, Rev Esp Cardiol. 2018;71:274-282
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Electrocardiografía clínica
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Atrium
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Anglicisms in Spanish: Apropos of “Into the Heart of Terminology”
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Francisco L. Moreno-Martínez, Yurima Hernández de la Rosa (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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The Clinical Decision: A Clue to Health Services Outcomes Everywhere
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Carlos Campillo-Artero, Vicente Ortún (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Health Professionals, Organizations and the Health System: Making What Is Socially Advisable Individually Attractive
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Carlos Campillo-Artero, Vicente Ortún (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Central Obesity is the Key Component in the Association of Metabolic Syndrome With Left Ventricular Global Longitudinal Strain Impairment
This study investigated the association between MS and impaired left ventricular global longitudinal strain (GLS) and the role of each MS criteria in this association.MethodsWe analyzed a random sample of the Brazilian Longitudinal Study of Adult Health (ELSA-Brasil) after excluding participants with prevalent heart disease.ResultsAmong the 1055 participants fulfilling the inclusion criteria (53% women; 52 ± 9 years), 444 (42%) had MS. Those with MS had worse GLS (–18.0% ± 2.5%) than those without (–19.0% ± 2.4%; P 
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Trends in Premature Mortality Due to Heart Failure by Autonomous Community in Spain: 1999 to 2013
ConclusionsDuring the study period, mortality due to HF showed an overall average decrease, both nationally and by autonomous community. This decrease was more pronounced in women than in men. Premature mortality significantly decreased in most—but not all—autonomous communities.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosLa insuficiencia cardiaca (IC) es un problema de salud pública de primer orden. La prevalencia aumenta con la edad. En España, existen diferencias considerables entre comunidades autónomas. El objetivo es analizar las tendencias de mortalidad prematura por IC entre 1999 y 2013 e...
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Association Between Ischemic and Bleeding Risk Scores and the Use of New P2Y12 Inhibitors in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Pedro J. Flores-Blanco, Francisco Cambronero-Sánchez, Sergio Raposeiras-Roubin, Emad Abu-Assi, Gunnar Leithold, Rafael Cobas-Paz, Ana I. Rodríguez Serrano, Francisco Calvo-Iglesias, Mariano Valdés, James L. Januzzi, Andrés Iñiguez-Romo, Sergio Manzano-FernándezAbstractIntroduction and objectivesAcute coronary syndrome (ACS) guidelines recommend the use of newer P2Y12 inhibitors (prasugrel and ticagrelor) over clopidogrel in patients with moderate-to-high ...
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - July 10, 2018 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

In-frame Variants in FLNA Proximal Rod 1 Domain Associate With a Predominant Cardiac Valvular Phenotype
ConclusionsA nonimprinted, partial loss of function of filamin A proximal Rod 1 domain seems to be the pathogenetic mechanism of cardiac valvular dysplasia, with some cases occasionally expressing associated extracardiac manifestations.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosLa displasia valvular cardiaca ligada al cromosoma X es una cardiopatía congénita rara específica del sexo masculino y caracterizada principalmente por una degeneración mixomatosa de las válvulas auriculoventriculares con consecuencias hemodinámicas variables. Se debe a defectos genéticos en la filami...
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Perioperative and Periprocedural Management of Antithrombotic Therapy: Consensus Document of SEC, SEDAR, SEACV, SECTCV, AEC, SECPRE, SEPD, SEGO, SEHH, SETH, SEMERGEN, SEMFYC, SEMG, SEMICYUC, SEMI, SEMES, SEPAR, SENEC, SEO, SEPA, SERVEI, SECOT and AEU
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): David Vivas, Inmaculada Roldán, Raquel Ferrandis, Francisco Marín, Vanessa Roldán, Antonio Tello-Montoliu, Juan Miguel Ruiz-Nodar, Juan José Gómez-Doblas, Alfonso Martín, Juan Vicente Llau, María José Ramos-Gallo, Rafael Muñoz, Juan Ignacio Arcelus, Francisco Leyva, Fernando Alberca, Raquel Oliva, Ana María Gómez, Carmen Montero, Fuat Arikan, Luis LeyAbstractDuring the last few years, the number of patients receiving ant...
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Interventional Therapies in Pulmonary Hypertension
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Julio SandovalAbstractDespite advances in drug therapy, pulmonary hypertension—particularly arterial hypertension (PAH)—remains a fatal disease. Untreatable right heart failure (RHF) from PAH eventually ensues and remains a significant cause of death in these patients. Lowering pulmonary input impedance with different PAH-specific drugs is the obvious therapeutic target in RHF due to chronically increased afterload. However, potential clinical gain can also be expected from attempts t...
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Multimodality Imaging in a Patient With Suspected Myocarditis
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Juan Manuel Nogales-Asensio, Luis Javier Doncel-Vecino, José Ramón López-Mínguez (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Severe Myocardial Fibrosis After Sarcoid Inflammation
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Mario Sutil-Vega, Daniel Romeu Vilar, Eulàlia Roig (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Three-dimensional Model for Percutaneous Closure of an Iatrogenic Fistula
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Jorge Sanz Sánchez, Francisco Ten Morro, Elena Sánchez Lacuesta (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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ECG, July 2018
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Victor Bazan, Óscar Alcalde, Sandra Valdivielso (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Catheter Ablation of Peri-Hisian Atrial Tachycardia From the Noncoronary Sinus of Valsalva After Aortic Valve Replacement
Publication date: Available online 2 July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Eduardo Franco, Daniel Rodríguez Muñoz, Roberto Matía Francés, Antonio Hernández-Madrid, Inmaculada Sánchez Pérez, Javier Moreno (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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A 3 D Printed Patient-specific Simulator for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
Publication date: Available online 3 July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Alfredo Redondo Diéguez, Belén Cid Álvarez, Alejandro Ávila Carrillo, Fernando Gómez Peña, José Ramón González-Juanatey, Ramiro Trillo Nouche (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Quality of Care and 30-day Mortality of Women and Men With Acute Myocardial Infarction
Publication date: Available online 3 July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Carla Araújo, Olga Laszczyńska, Marta Viana, Paula Dias, Maria Júlia Maciel, Ilídio Moreira, Ana AzevedoAbstractIntroduction and objectivesDespite increased awareness of sex disparities in care and outcomes of acute myocardial infarction (AMI), there appears to have been no consistent attenuation of these differences over the last decade. We investigated differences by sex in management and 30-day mortality using the European Society of Cardiology Acute Cardiovascular Care As...
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Successful Clinical and Therapeutic Approach for Valve-in-valve Leaflet Thrombosis
Publication date: Available online 7 July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Francisco Gama, Rui Campante Teles, Pedro Freitas (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Functional and Structural Coronary Recovery at the 5-year Follow-up After Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold Implantation. An Optical Coherence Tomography Analysis
Publication date: Available online 7 July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Luis R. Goncalves-Ramírez, Hipólito Gutiérrez, Carlos Cortés, Itziar Gómez, José A. San Román, Ignacio J. Amat-Santos (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Are Dentists in Our Environment Correctly Following the Recommended Guidelines for Prophylaxis of Infective Endocarditis?
Publication date: Available online 7 July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Paula Anguita, Manuel Anguita, Juan C. Castillo, Paula Gámez, Victoria Bonilla, Manuela Herrera (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Would the Use of Edoxaban Be Cost-effective for the Prevention of Stroke and Systemic Embolism in Patients With Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation in Spain?
ConclusionsEdoxaban is a cost-effective alternative to acenocoumarol in the prevention of stroke and systemic embolism in patients with NVAF in Spain.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosAnalizar el coste-efectividad del edoxabán frente al acenocumarol en la prevención del ictus y la embolia sistémica en pacientes con fibrilación auricular no valvular (FANV) en España.MétodosModelo de Markov, adaptado a España desde la perspectiva del Sistema Nacional de Salud, que simula la evolución de una cohorte hipotética de pacientes con FANV a lo largo de toda su vida a...
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - July 10, 2018 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Multimodality and Fusion Imaging in Percutaneous Therapy of Tricuspid Regurgitation
Publication date: Available online 7 July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Chi-Hion Li, Xavier Millan, Helena Capellades, Leonardo Danduch, Antonio Serra, Dabit Arzamendi (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Cost-effectiveness of Evolocumab
Publication date: Available online 7 July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Carlos Escobar, Vivencio Barrios (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Prognosis of Patients With Severe Aortic Stenosis After the Decision to Perform an Intervention
ConclusionsPatients with severe aortic stenosis awaiting therapeutic procedures have a high mortality risk. Some clinical indicators predict a worse prognosis and suggest the need for early intervention.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosLos tratamientos actuales de la estenosis aórtica (EAo) grave incluyen el implante percutáneo de válvula aórtica (TAVI) y la cirugía de sustitución valvular aórtica (SVAo). El objetivo es describir la evolución de los pacientes con EAo grave tras la indicación de intervención, las variables que influyen en su pron&oac...
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Development and External Validation of an Early Prognostic Model for Survivors of Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrest
ConclusionsA predictive model that includes 5 clinical and easily accessible variables at admission can help to predict the probability of survival without major neurological damage following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosA pesar del uso de la hipotermia terapéutica, los pacientes recuperados tras sufrir una parada cardiaca extrahospitalaria tienen un elevado riesgo de muerte o deterioro neurológico grave. Se analizaron la utilidad de diversas variables disponibles al ingreso hospitalario para predecir su evolución a los 6 meses.MétodosSe desarrolló ...
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Correction in article “7004-7 - Resultados en segundos procedimientos de ablación de fibrilación auricular tras un primer procedimiento con crioablación”, Rev Esp Cardiol. 2016;69(Supl 1):158
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