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


Oct 9, 2019

This week's View explores the benefit of uninterrupted direct oral anticoagulant versus uninterrupted vitamin K antagonist use for patients undergoing catheter ablation for nonvalvular atrial fibrillation; which therapy, anticoagulation or antiplatelet, is better for preventing stroke recurrence in patients with patent foramen ovale and a history of stroke or transient ischemic attack; and whether a post-procedural increase in creatine kinase-myocardial band or cardiac troponin is associated with high risk of death at 1 year in patients with stable angina undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention.