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Drug coated balloons may match stents for small coronary lesions

REPORTING FROM CRT 2018 WASHINGTON (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – For treating de novo coronary ...

Debris left after TAVR varies by device

AT CRT 2018 WASHINGTON (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – All transcatheter aortic valve replacement devices ...

Statin use is uniformly low in adults with dyslipidemia disorders

FROM CIRCULATION Only half of adults with familial hypercholesterolemia are currently on statin therapy, ...

Psoriasis patients often have history of childhood trauma

FROM THE JOURNAL OF PSYCHOSOMATIC RESEARCH Psoriasis patients showed a greater prevalence of childhood ...

Efavirenz-based ART may hamper vaginal ring contraception

REPORTING FROM CROI 2018 BOSTON (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – Efavirenz-based antiretroviral therapy may significantly ...

Takotsubo cardiomyopathy incidence, mortality on the rise

REPORTING FROM CRT 2018 WASHINGTON (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – Hospitalizations for Takotsubo cardiomyopathy (TCM), ...

Study links mumps outbreaks to vaccine waning

FROM SCIENCE TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE A new study links recent mumps outbreaks to the waning ...