Science News: ACC 2014 : Sunday

Updated:Mar 31,2014
ACC14 Science News Masthead
ACC.14  |  Mar. 29 -31, 2013  |  Washington, D.C.

Sunday, March 30
Gordon Tomaselli, MDDeepak L. Bhatt, MD (study here)
Aimee Armstrong, MD 

Session: 402 Joint American College of Cardiology/JAMA Late-Breaking Clinical Trials
image-STABILITY-acc14Effect of Inhibition of Lipoprotein-Associated Phospholipase A2 with Darapladib on Ischemic Events in Patients with Chronic Coronary Heart Disease: The STABILITY Trial
Harvey D. White | Green Lane Cardiovascular Service, Auckland City Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand
Presentation slides (PDF) | Summary Slide (PDF)

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image-LAPLACE-2-acc14The Low-density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Assessment With PCSK9 Monoclonal Antibody Inhibition Combined With Statin Therapy - 2 Trial: A Phase 3, Double-blind, Randomized, Placebo and Ezetimibe Controlled, Multicenter Study to Evaluate Safety, Tolerability and Efficacy of Evolocumab (AMG 145) in Combination With Statin Therapy in Subjects With Primary Hypercholesterolemia and Mixed Dyslipidemia - (LAPLACE-2)
Jennifer Robinson | Amgen Inc., Thousand Oaks, CA, USA
Presentation slides (PDF) | Summary Slide (PDF)

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image-ALECARDIO-acc14Evaluation of the Dual PPAR-α/γ Agonist Aleglitazar to Reduce Cardiovascular Events in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: the AleCardio Trial
A. Michael Lincoff | Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
Presentation slides (PDF) | Summary Slide (PDF)

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image-CHOICE-acc14A Comparison of Transcatheter Heart Valves in High Risk Patients With Severe Aortic Stenosis: The CHOICE Trial
Mohamed Abdel-Wahab | Heart Center, Segeberger Kliniken, Bad Segeberg, Germany
Presentation Slides (PDF) | Summary Slide (PDF) | Video Interview

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image-LAPLACE-2-acc14A Phase 3 Double-blind, Randomized Study to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of Evolocumab (AMG 145) in Hypercholesterolemic Subjects Unable to Tolerate an Effective Dose of Statin - GAUSS-2
Erik S.G. Stroes | Amgen Inc., Thousand Oaks, CA, USA
Summary Slide (PDF)

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Session: 403 Late-Breaking Clinical Trials III
image-corp-2-acc14Efficacy And Safety of Colchicine in Patients with Multiple Recurrences of Pericarditis: Results Of A Multicenter, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Randomized Study (CORP-2 Trial)
Massimo Imazio | Cardiology Department, Maria Vittoria Hospital, Torino, Italy
Summary Slide (PDF)

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image-NEXT-acc14The Global SYMPLICITY Registry: Safety and Effectiveness of Renal Artery Denervation In Real World Patients With Uncontrolled Hypertension
Michael Böhm | Universitätskliniken des Saarlandes, Klinik für Innere Medizin III, Homburg/Saar, Germany
Summary Slide (PDF)

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image-melody-acc14One Year Follow-up of the Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve Multicenter Post Approval Study
Aimee K. Armstrong | University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI
Presentation Slides | Summary Slide (PDF) Video Interview

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image-MADIT-CRT-acc14Long-term Survival with Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Patients with Mild Heart Failure (MADIT-CRT)
Ilan Goldenberg | University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY
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image-troponins-acc14Negative High-Sensitive Troponins in the Emergency Department and Risk of Myocardial Infarction
Nadia Bandstein | Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
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