Tag: coronary revascularization

1. The revalidated SYNTAX score II 2020 was effective at predicting 10-year all-cause mortality in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) vs. coronary artery disease bypass graft (CABG). 2. The SYNTAX score II 2020 proved effective at predicting major cardiovascular events (all-cause death, non-fatal stroke, non-fatal myocardial infarction) 5-years post-procedure. Evidence...
1. Patients who received low-dose colchicine daily had a ~30% lower risk of cardiovascular events compared to those who received placebo. 2. Although the incidence of cardiovascular death was similar between groups, the colchicine group had a numerically greater number of non-cardiovascular deaths as well as all-cause deaths compared to...