Apr 28, 2023
Two studies of cardiac device infections, observational studies, RCTs, and our ways of knowing in Medicine are the topics discussed by John Mandrola, MD in this week’s podcast.
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I. Cardiac Device Infection
Mortality Climbs When CIED Infections Are 'Delayed' After Implant
- Association of the Timing and Extent of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device Infections With Mortality
- Low Utilization of Lead Extraction Among Patients With Infective Endocarditis and Implanted Cardiac Electronic Devices https://www.jacc.org/doi/full/10.1016/j.jacc.2023.02.042
- Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices and Infective Endocarditis: A Call to Arms...∗ https://www.jacc.org/doi/full/10.1016/j.jacc.2023.02.043
II. Can RCTs be Emulated with Real World Evidence?
- Emulation of Randomized Clinical Trials With Nonrandomized Database Analyses https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2804067
- Randomized Trials vs Real-world Evidence https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2804092
- Reanalyses of Randomized Clinical Trial Data
III. Multi-Morbidity Effects in Trials
Pivotal CV Trials May Not Apply to Complex Patients
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