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co·apt

(kō'apt),
To join or fit together.

coapt

(kō′ăpt) [L. coaptare, to fit together]
To bring together, as in suturing a laceration.
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This repeat event analysis was used as the main endpoint in the COAPT trial and tends to amplify differences compared to the analysis of time to first event, which was the main endpoint in MITRA-FR, said Prof Obadia.
Differences in inclusion criteria led to more severe mitral regurgitation, less pronounced left ventricular remodelling, lower pulmonary pressure, and better right ventricular function in COAPT compared to MITRA-FR.
The results from COAPT trial can have a significant impact on the management of patients with secondary MR.
* Use the sides or tips of a slightly open forceps to press or lift, rather than coapt or crush, for hemostasis.
In the COAPT trial, conducted in 614 patients over 24 months, MitraClip was associated with 47 percent fewer hospitalizations and 38 percent fewer deaths.
With the addition of the COAPT data for MitraClip in functional mitral regurgitation and the roadway ahead for Libre, Abbott has the ability to be a premium growth MedTech company for the near-to-midterm, Marcus tells investors in a research note.
Estan en curso los siguientes estudios: COAPT, RESHAPE-HF, MITRA-FR, para definir la real utilidad de este procedimiento en este grupo de pacientes con IM secundaria, asociada a insuficiencia cardiaca y fraccion de eyeccion reducida.
The landmark COAPT study met both the primary safety and efficacy endpoints and all secondary endpoints, and showed treatment with MitraClip plus medical therapy was superior to medical therapy alone in reducing rates of heart failure hospitalizations and improving survival at two years.
Prior to that, she served as president, CEO and member of the board of directors of Coapt Systems Inc and as CFO of Thermage Inc.
Previously, DeBuono has served as president, CEO and member of the board of directors of Coapt Systems Inc as well as chief financial officer of Thermage Inc.