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.
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 College of Cardiology's expert consensus decision pathway includes a checklist of clinical, social, and facility/systems factors to consider before and after elective percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) to ... A new decision pathway
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
A new scientific advisory—drawn up by the AHA, the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and other professional groups—emphasizes the need for patients with drug-coated stents to remain on ... Kim Eagle, FACP, chief of clinical cardiology at the
The Pulmonary Embolism Severity Index (PESI), the simplified PESI (sPESI), the Bova score, and a risk assessment method from the European Society of Cardiology were evaluated. ... The study looked at the Pulmonary Embolism Severity Index (PESI), the
The statement was published Sept. 15 by Circulation and was developed by the American Heart Association Clinical Pharmacology Committee of the Council on Clinical Cardiology and Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke
Cardiology. The algorithm differentiates tests with high diagnostic yield from those that are less efficient and accurate. ... American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology Foundation. AHA/ACCF scientific statement on the evaluation of syncope
Results were published online on Dec. 7 by the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.
The Department of Cardiology is in disarray and we are going bring order to that chaos. ... The Practice Committee for the Department of Cardiology will begin meeting in 15 minutes.