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Jul 10 2020 This Week in Cardiology

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Medscape - COVID, sacubitril/valsartan, left atrial appendage occlusion, and statins are the topics Dr John Mandrola discusses in this week’s...

American Journal of Cardiovascular Drugs - Patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) presenting with acute coronary syndrome or undergoing coronary stenting are indicated to treatment with dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT)...

Medscape - With trial data for this age group in short supply, a US veterans cohort study saw a 25% drop in all-cause mortality for those...

American Journal of Cardiology - Influenza is associated with significant morbidity in the United States but its influence on in-hospital outcomes in patients with AMI has not been well...

Wiley Online Library - Background and aims The aim was to investigate the predictive values of heart rate variability, deceleration, and acceleration capacity of heart rate in sudden...

The Role of Wearables in Heart Failure

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Current Heart Failure Reports - This review discusses how wearable devices—sensors externally applied to the body to measure a physiological signal—can be used in heart failure (HF) care. Most...

AHA Journals - Background: Standard administration of newer oral P2Y12 inhibitors, including prasugrel or ticagrelor, provides suboptimal early inhibition of platelet aggregation (IPA) in ST-segment elevation...

  • Cangrelor, Tirofiban and Chewed or Standard Prasugrel Regimens in Patients with STEMI : interesting preliminary data but open label, in vitro effects. Let's wait for clinical events #DAPT #CardioTwitter https://t.co/1eOqg8ValF

Healio - There appears to be no increase in surgeries for congenital heart disease as a result of the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear accident, researchers reported.Additionally,...

SAGE Journals - Section:As of 15 March 2020, the World Health Organization reports a total of 167,757 cases of 2019-nCoV infection, and 6456 deaths. A rapid response...

Calcified lesions

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PCR Online - This section of PCRonline revolves around the complexity of calcified coronary lesions and their treatment, from specialised balloon technology to atherectomy devices and...

  • Zoom on calcified lesions: access resources regarding calcified coronary lesions and their treatment, from specialised🎈 technology to atherectomy devices and lithotripsy. Learn about treatment modalities and strategies! https://t.co/jCgepAMgHB #CardioTwitter https://t.co/jCgepAMgHB