CRF initiates Harmonizing Outcomes with Revascularization and Stents in AMI II trial The Cardiovascular Research Base today announced the initiation of the HORIZONS-AMI II randomized trial, evaluating Promus Element platinum-chromium everolimus-eluting stents versus Omega bare-metal stents in patients with heart attack undergoing primary angioplasty with bivalirudin anticoagulation benign prostatic hyperplasia . The HORIZONS-AMI II trial may also investigate the chronic usage of the antiplatelet medications prasugrel versus clopidogrel in sufferers free from major events at thirty days. The Harmonizing Outcomes with Stents and Revascularization in AMI II trial will enroll between 7,000 and 10,000 patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction into two randomization hands, stent and pharmacology.
CRC Press publishes fourth edition of ‘Alternative Sweeteners’ book The Calorie Control Council has announced the publication of Option Sweeteners, Fourth Edition, the updated textbook edited by well-known sweetener authority Lyn O’Brien Nabors. The book has simply been released by CRC Press in hardback. The fourth edition of Alternative Sweeteners follows the same successful formula as the prior three editions by talking about each sweetener when it comes to its characteristics. Characteristics covered include method of production, physical characteristics, utility, and relative sweetness . Technical qualities covered consist of admixture potential, application, availability, shelf existence, transport, fat burning capacity, carcinogenicity, and additional toxicity evaluation data.