Tag: Dr. Navin Kapur


Door-to-Unload (DTU) in STEMI Trial Summary

DTU-STEMI Pilot Trial and Pivotal Trial Design Navin K. Kapur, MD, FACC, FSCAI, FAHA, presents a summary of mechanical left ventricular unloading and delaying reperfusion in patients with anterior ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI). Dr. Kapur is the executive director of the Cardiovascular Center for Research & Innovation and associate professor, Department of Medicine, Interventional … Continue reading “Door-to-Unload (DTU) in STEMI Trial Summary”

Case Study Video: Right Ventricular Failure

Impella RP® Support for Univentricular Shock Dr. Navin Kapur, an interventional heart failure specialist at Tufts Medical Center, presents a case of univentricular shock in a 60-year-old patient with late presentation RVMI and 3 vessel disease. This case illustrates a hemodynamics-based decision-making process leading to optimal patient outcome. Dr. Kapur explains that his surgical team … Continue reading “Case Study Video: Right Ventricular Failure”

The Door-to-Unloading (DTU) STEMI Safety & Feasibility Trial

Navin Kapur, MD, executive director of the CardioVascular Center for Research and Innovation at Tufts Medical Center, discusses the results of the FDA STEMI Door-to-Unloading safety and feasibility randomized controlled trial. These results were presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2018 in Chicago on Sunday, November 11. What did we learn from this pilot … Continue reading “The Door-to-Unloading (DTU) STEMI Safety & Feasibility Trial”

National Cardiogenic Shock Initiative: 1 Year Later

Video Chapters: The Impact of The Cardiogenic Shock Initiative (NCSI): One Year Later William O’Neill, MD Advances in the Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease in Women: PCI, MI, Shock, Myocarditis, SCAD, and Post-partum Cardiomyopathy Cindy Grines, MD Understanding the Importance of Ventricular Unloading in Management of AMI and Cardiogenic Shock Navin Kapur, MD Subscribe, or join the … Continue reading “National Cardiogenic Shock Initiative: 1 Year Later”

Updates from the Cardiogenic Shock Working Group

Dr. Navin Kapur of Tufts Medical Center and Dr. Mark Anderson of Hackensack University Medical Group join Dr. Seth Bilazarian to discuss cardiogenic shock treatment strategies with the goal of improving outcomes. These leading experts in heart failure discuss the Cardiogenic Shock Working Group, which brings together a multidisciplinary team of interventional cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, … Continue reading “Updates from the Cardiogenic Shock Working Group”