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Edoxaban may be effective treatment for atrial fibrillation after transcatheter aortic valve replacement

The anticoagulant edoxaban may be just as effective as warfarin for preventing heart attack or stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) who undergo transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), according to a large-scale international study led by Mount Sinai. The ENVISAGE-TAVI AF trial is the largest to investigate an edoxaban-based strategy in this patient population… Read More »

Biden says US weighing COVID-19 vaccine boosters five months after second dose

Federal officials are weighing considerations to administer COVID-19 vaccine booster shots five months after the initial series, or three months sooner than initially planned, President Biden said Friday, citing the recommendation by the Israeli prime minister. Last week, the nation’s top health officials said the U.S. was prepared to begin offering COVID-19 vaccine booster shots… Read More »

Myocarditis More Common After Covid Vaccination, Study Finds

The Coronavirus Pandemic liveCovid-19 Updates Coronavirus Map and Cases J&J Vaccine Delta Variant F.A.Q. Delta Variant Map Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story Heart Problem More Common After Covid-19 Than After Vaccination, Study Finds The research did not assess the risks specifically for young males, who are the most… Read More »