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
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,
Data from 13,718 consecutive U.S. patients in the Society of Thoracic Surgeons/American College of Cardiology Transcatheter Valve Therapy Registry were used to develop the model. ... The results of the study were published online by JAMA Cardiology on
McMacken. “It's a trend that aligns with the recommendations from national bodies like the American Medical Association and the American College of Cardiology, both of which have called on hospitals
Results were published Oct. 14 by the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.
Masoudi, FACP, associate professor of cardiology at Denver Health Medical Center and the University of Colorado. ... Fonarow said. The Hospital to Home (H2H) program, sponsored by the American College of Cardiology and the IHI, is also aiming for some
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.
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
Patients with cirrhosis who took beta1-selective blockers had fewer major cardiac and cerebrovascular events within two years of an index myocardial infarction (MI) than those taking nonselective beta-blockers, a Taiwanese study found.