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SODIUM-HF Presented at ACC Late-Breaking Clinical Trials Session and Simultaneously Published in The Lancet

The SODIUM-HF trial was presented during the Late-Breaking Clinical Trial session at the American College of Cardiology in Washington, DC on April 02, 2022, and a simultaneously published in The Lancet Journal. The SODIUM-HF study examined the effects of a low-salt diet compared to usual dietary recommendations for people with heart failure. The trial took place […]

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New Trends in Fibrinolysis Symposium at ESC Congress 2021

The New Trends in Fibrinolysis symposium, sponsored by Boehinger Ingelheim, took place virtually on August 28th as part of the 2021 ESC Congress. Chaired by CVC Founding Director Dr. Paul Armstrong, the session sought to: Recognize the challenges in STEMI care, particularly in reducing ischaemic time and establishing STEMI networks. Apply given strategies to overcome […]

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Bridging the Gap: The 2020 CVC Annual Report

“We build too many walls and not enough bridges.” -Isaac Newton While the pandemic walled us in physically, the CVC continued to build virtual bridges to improve our understanding of cardiovascular disease. Accordingly, the theme of our 2020 CVC annual report is ‘Bridging the Gap‘ and it collates some of the key advances engineered in part […]

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Be The Cure Research Story: Deborah McLeod’s Experience as a Participant in the VICTORIA trial

A new research story on BeTheCure.ca highlights Deborah McLeod’s experience as a participant in the VICTORIA trial, and the important discoveries that have been made about vericiguat and its impact on patients with heart failure. To learn more about Deborah’s story and the vital role patient participation has in clinical research, view the blog post here: bethecure.ca/stories/deborah/

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Canadian Cardiac Chronicle – Fall 2020 Issue

We are pleased to share with you the Fall 2020 edition of the Canadian Cardiac Chronicle. Along with our current trial updates and feature publications, the following items are highlighted in this issue: A letter from CVC co-director Dr. Shaun Goodman examining what the pandemic has taught us about clinical research The 2019 CVC annual report […]

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