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Eagle's Eye View: Your Weekly CV Update From ACC.org


Aug 8, 2019

This week's View, guest hosted by Dr. Deepak Bhatt, explores the incidence of sudden cardiac death among persons living with human immunodeficiency virus infection with heart failure, the effect of metformin on cardiovascular outcomes and all-cause mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, the amputation-free survival and reintervention rates in patients treated with initial open surgical bypass or endovascular intervention for ischemic ulcers of the lower extremities, the impact of transcatheter tricuspid edge-to-edge valve repair (TTVR) of severe tricuspid regurgitation on kidney and liver functions, and the procedural and 1-year clinical and echocardiographic outcomes of patients treated with TTVR.