When the VEST Does Not Fit: Representations of Trial Results Deviating from Rigorous Data Interpretation

Larry A. Allen, Eric D. Adler, Antoni Bayés-Genis, Meredith A. Brisco-Bacik, Julio A. Chirinos, Brian Claggett, Jennifer L. Cook, James C. Fang, Finn Gustafsson, Carolyn Y. Ho, Navin K. Kapur, Scott E. Klewer, Robb D. Kociol, David E. Lanfear, Orly Vardeny, Nancy K. Sweitzer

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numbere005116
JournalCirculation: Heart Failure
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 1 2018

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
Dr Allen has received consulting fees from ACI, Boston Scientific, Cytokinet-ics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Janssen, and Novartis, and research grants from Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, and American Heart Association. Dr Chirinos has received consulting honoraria from BMS, OPKO, Fukuda-Denshi, Microsoft, Ironwood, Sanifit, Pfizer, and Bayer and Merck; he has received research grants from National Institutes of Health, American College of Radiology Network, Fukuda-Denshi, BMS, and Microsoft. Dr Lanfear has received consulting fees from Abbott, Amgen, Baxter, Duke Clinical Research Institute, and Gore, and research grants from Amgen, Novartis, Janssen, and the National Institutes of Health.


  • bias
  • clinical trial
  • death, sudden, cardiac
  • defibrillators
  • heart failure
  • myocardial infarction

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