The appropriate use of stents, the efficacy of cholesterol drugs and the safety of heart failure medication were hot topics at the American College of Cardiology's (ACC) 56th Annual Scientific ... Yusuf, MD, director of cardiology at McMaster University,
The American Heart Association (AHA), American College of Cardiology (ACC), and Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) issued a focused update last week on management of heart failure.
Based on the findings, they recommended that PCI guidelines from the American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association, and Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions be revised to recommend IV sodium
The American College of Cardiology recently released an expert decision consensus pathway to help guide decision making about transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) in patients with aortic stenosis. ... The full decision pathway was published Jan.
Specialists in fields like cardiology do not complete an internal medicine residency first; they complete a five-year cardiology residency instead.
In other cardiology news, the FDA recently released a warning about increased risk for ruptures or tears in the aorta in certain patients who use fluoroquinolones, based on an agency review.
I was essentially blinded by my bandages and hypoglycemia and wasted on hydromorphone when the cardiology team came in and recommended a cardiac catheterization.
The update to the 2013 American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association guideline adds the angiotensin receptor-neprilysin inhibitor valsartan/sacubitril and the sinoatrial node modulator ivabradine to the list ... The update to the
The criteria were published online and appear in the Feb. 10, 2009, issue of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. ... They were jointly developed by the American College of Cardiology, SCAI, Society of Thoracic Surgeons, American
Results were published by the Journal of the American College of Cardiology on July 2.