Interventional cardiology

News in brief: Gender disparity in post-MI therapy; NSTEMI interventions in very elderly; Apabetalone prevents COVID-19 cardiac injury

Gender disparity in cardiovascular preventive treatments Australian women are less likely than men to receive guideline-recommended preventive medication following a heart attack or stroke, a new study shows. Date from 8,278 patients who had a major cardiovascular event showed that 51% of women and 58% of men were using both blood-pressure- and lipid-lowering medications three ...

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