ACC 2017: Late-Breaking Clinical Trials

March 23, 2017
Samantha J. Peterson

Research includes safety of digoxin with atrial fibrillation, comparison of cerebral embolic protection devices, and cerebral microbleed triggers.

Presentations during the Late-Breaking Clinical Trials session at the American College of Cardiology’s Annual Scientific Sessions included a safety investigation of digoxin use in patients with atrial fibrillation, a study of two embolic protection devices and their abilities to prevent stroke and brain infarcts, and possible triggers of cerebral microbleeds during transacatheter aortic valve replacement.