Thromb Haemost 2021; 121(01): 008-014
DOI: 10.1055/s-0040-1715830
Invited Clinical Focus

Lessons Learnt from Recent Trials in Ischemic Heart Disease

John M. Mandrola
1  Department of Cardiology, Baptist Health Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Sanjay Kaul
2  Department of Cardiology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, United States
Andrew Foy
3  Department of Cardiology, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania, United States
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Four recently published randomized controlled trials have informed the care of patients with stable ischemic heart disease. The purpose of this clinical focus article is to offer a summary and critical appraisal of the recent evidence. We aim to aid clinicians in the translation of the trial evidence to patient care.

Publication History

Received: 26 February 2020

Accepted: 15 July 2020

Publication Date:
30 August 2020 (online)

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