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Poor glycemic control an independent risk factor for low HDL

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – The well-known association between poor glycemic control and low HDL cholesterol in patients with type 2 diabetes is independent of obesity and hypertriglyceridemia, according to a study conducted in Italy. Obesity and...

Percutaneous mitral valve replacement

Mitra Clip – the Mitral Valve Clip

E. Murat Tuzcu, MD, Professor of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, discusses percutaneous mitral valve replacement, which is more challenging than aortic valve replacement, using a mitral valve clip called the Mitra Clip. Summary: 1. The Mitra Clip, a...
E. Murat Tuzcu, MD, Professor of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, discusses catheter-based aortic valve replacement and the Partner trial, which is studying the outcomes of surgery versus catheter or medical treatment for aortic valve dysfunction. Summary:...