Gervasio Antonio Lamas, MD

All posts by Gervasio Antonio Lamas, MD

July 17th, 2014

Clinical Events vs. Quality of Life: An Insider’s View of TACT

TACT investigator Gervasio Lamas provides perspective on two new TACT papers that appear to have contradictory results.

November 19th, 2013

An Insider’s Look at TACT

TACT investigator Gervasio Lamas provides an inside look at how the TACT trial began, the controversial journey so far, and what he hopes it will accomplish.

April 9th, 2013

The TACT Investigators Respond to Questions

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The publication in JAMA of the NIH’s Trial to Assess Chelation Therapy (TACT) has reignited a heated debate about the trial. The TACT investigators have generously agreed to respond to questions posed by Harlan Krumholz.

January 20th, 2012

Subclinical Atrial Fibrillation and the Risk of Stroke: An Interview


A NEJM editorial fellow interviews a NEJM editorialist about subclinical AF and the risk of stroke.