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Seafood Consumption, Mercury Exposure, and Mortality

Association of seafood consumption and mercury exposure with all-cause and cardiovascular disease (CVD)–related mortality in the US general populati ...

3 December 2021
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Heart Transplantation in Older Adults: New Insights into Old Principles

The poll results are based on the clinical vignette of a 73-year-old woman who presents to your office with stage D NYHA class IV, non-ischemic cardio ...

3 December 2021
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Diabetes and Risk of Incident Heart Failure

Study on patients with T2DM and without pre-existing HF or coronary artery disease enrolled in the ARIC (Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities) study, a ...

3 December 2021
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Does exercise training prevents cardiovascular events?

The Generation 100 study failed to show that supervised high-intensity interval exercise training prevents cardiovascular events. ...

3 December 2021
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Ultra-processed food intake and all-cause and cause-specific mortality in individuals with cardiovascular disease

The association of ultra-processed food (UPF) intake and mortality among individuals with history of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and analyse some bio ...

2 December 2021
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A study of moderate versus mild hypothermia in the comatose survivors-CAPITAL CHILL

The CAPITAL-CHILL study found that moderate hypothermia is no better than mild hypothermia in terms of improving neurological or mortality outcomes in ...

20 July 2021
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Ablation in Wolff Parkinson White Syndrome and Ebstein anomaly patients

The challenges presented in Wolff Parkinson White syndrome and Ebstein Anomaly patients can be overcome with improved acute success rates by using ele ...

20 July 2021
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Non-invasive electrocardiographic imaging for preprocedural diagnosis of infrequent ventricular arrhythmia patients

The origin of ventricular arrhythmias can be detected by ECGI mapping using a view into ventricular onset to screen patients for catheter ablation. ...

20 July 2021
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Precordial R-prime wave: Discriminator between cardiac sarcoidosis and arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy

Cardiac sarcoidosis with right ventricular involvement can be distinguished from arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy by the presence of an ...

20 July 2021
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Use of intra-aortic balloon pump following percutaneous coronary in less severe stages of cardiogenic shock

The findings of this study have successfully demonstrated that mortality can be reduced if an intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) is used in the less se ...

16 July 2021
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Cardiologists should promote influenza vaccination.

In the cardiology community, the COVID-19 pandemic has sparked interest because of the increased vulnerability of patients with underlying cardiac con ...

18 October 2021
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Type II hypertension medications recalled by FDA.

A voluntary recall has been initiated by Lupin Pharmaceuticals Inc. of the below batches of Irbesartan tablets and combination of Irbesartan and Hydro ...

16 October 2021
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In individuals with mild strokes and high-risk TIA attacks, DAPT reduces the risk of ischemic stroke

According to a study published in Stroke, DAPT reduced the incidence of ischemic stroke in patients with mild stroke and high-risk TIA regardless of p ...

15 October 2021
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STEMI patients experienced more myocardial tissue damage during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Researchers published new data in the European Heart Journal showing substantial increases in infarct size, intramyocardial haemorrhage (IMH) and micr ...

14 October 2021
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Drug-eluting stents enhance survival in patients undergoing LAD or left main artery revascularization

According to new findings published in the Journal of the American Heart Association, next-generation drug-eluting stents (DES) are associated with im ...

13 October 2021

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Surgical procedures including carotid-carotid crossover bypass and ring-stripping hybrid operation f...

This study, shows retrospective analysis of the surgical therapeutic effects of 6 patients with symptomatic Rile’s type 1A CCAO including carotid-ca ...

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Timely management of cardiac tamponade in COVID-19 lead to favorable outcome unless ventricular failure develops

A study published in the Journal of Cardiac Surgery concludes that timely management is the key in cardiac tamponade along with concomitant biventricu ...

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Surgical procedures including carotid-carotid crossover bypass and ring-stripping hybrid operation for Rile’s type 1A common carotid artery occlusion

This study, shows retrospective analysis of the surgical therapeutic effects of 6 patients with symptomatic Rile’s type 1A CCAO including carotid-ca ...

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The imaging appearances of various pericardial disorders

The article describes about in-accuracy or position in diagnostic imaging of pericardium as its involved in a variety of clinical disorders caused in ...

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Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: Review of Its Efficacy In Patients With Aortic Stenosis

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) is one of the most preferred procedure for aortic valve replacement. It is also effective in inoperable ...

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Return to work after aortic valve replacement surgery and coronary artery bypass grafting

Patients with aortic valve replacement and coronary artery bypass graft are less likely to resume work after surgery. Measures to deal with pre- and p ...

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Review - Transcatheter Treatment of Valvular Heart Disease

Transcatheter valve therapies prove to be a valuable therapeutic option for people suffering from Valvular Heart Disease. ...

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Review of the Oculocardiac Reflex

The review aimed at generating evidence based data to assess the risk of oculocardiac reflex elicited during strabismus surgery and devise ways to avo ...

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Intracoronary dipyridamole reduces the incidence of abrupt vessel closure following PTCA

This article describes the effect of intracoronary dipyridamole on the incidence of abrupt vessel closure, myocardial infarction, necessity for bypass ...

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Cardiomyopathies and myocardial disorders in Africa: present status and the way forward

This review article shows that cardiomyopathies and few rare myocardial disorders continue to be important causes of morbidity and mortality in the Af ...

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Polymorphisms of the P-selectin gene and risk of myocardial infarction in men and women

This article determine whether a previously implicated polymorphism of the P-selectin gene was associated with myocardial infarction risk in men and w ...

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Risk Factors for Acute Rheumatic Fever: Literature Review and Protocol for a Case-Control Study in New Zealand

This article focus on comprehensive study of covering organism, host and environmental factors especially in New Zealand for Acute rheumatic fever and ...

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Comorbidity of Neurally Mediated Syncope and Allergic Disease in Children

Neurally mediated syncope is the most common underlying disease of paediatric syncope. This study explore the clinical characteristics and pathogenesi ...

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Myocardial and Systemic Inflammation in Acute Stress-Induced (takotsubo) Cardiomyopathy

This article describes about a multi-centre study regarding inflammation that hypothesized and is central to the pathophysiology and natural history o ...

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Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy and Primary Restrictive Cardiomyopathy: Similarities, Differences and Phenocopies

This article discusses on etiological diagnosis on Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, Primary restrictive cardiomyopathy and pheno-copies which is a critica ...

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ASC1 is a cell cycle regulator associated with severe and mild forms of myopathy

This article describes about the ASC-1 as a neuromuscular function link between Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and spinal muscular atrophy, and associa ...

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Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy and peripartum cardiomyopathy: A nationwide cohort study

This study focus on association between hypertensive disorders of pregnancy and preeclampsia and gestational hypertension which are cardiac disorders. ...

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Toll-Like Receptors: Are They Taking a Toll on the Heart in Viral Myocarditis?

This article describes the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of viral myocarditis, and scrutinises the role of Toll-Like Receptors in every phase and c ...

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STEMI and acute intracranial hemorrhage management with percutaneous balloon angioplasty...

A percutaneous coronary intervention with plain old balloon angioplasty was successfully performed on a patient with acute intracranial hemorrhage and ...

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A rare case of tricuspid bioprosthetic valve stenosis

A rare case of tricuspid bioprosthetic valve stenosis that could not be managed pharmacologically and needed surgical intervention for bioprosthesis r ...

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Wide QRS complex tachycardia resulting from Gouaux-Ashman's phenomenon

Ashman phenomenon may be misdiagnosed as ventricular tachycardia. It is crucial for physicians to recognize the difference between the two to prevent ...

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A case of acute rheumatic fever manifested as only Sydenham chorea

A rare case of acute rheumatic fever presented as Sydenham chorea and treated with intravenous immunoglobulin after other treatment fails. ...

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Expert Consensus Document on the Use of Antiplatelet Agents

The Task Force on the Use of Antiplatelet Agents in Patients with Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease of the European Society of Cardiology ...

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2018 AHA/ACC/AACVPR/AAPA/ ABC/ACPM/ADA/AGS/APhA/ASPC/ NLA/PCNA Guideline on the Management of Blood Cholesterol

A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association. Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines... ...

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2011 ACCF/AHA/SCAI Guideline for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

A Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association. Task Force on Practice Guidelines and the Society for Cardiovasc ...

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2011 ACCF/AHA Guideline for Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery.

A Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/ American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. Developed in Collaboration Wi ...

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Surgery for Aortic Dilatation in Patients With Bicuspid Aortic Valves

A Statement of Clarification From the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines ...

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Considerations for Restarting Anticoagulation

Infograph - guidance for considering when and whether a patient should resume anticoagulation therapy. In most cases, restarting OAC after a bleeding ...

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2020 ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway on Management of Bleeding in Patients on Oral Anticoagulants

2020 ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway on Management of Bleeding in Patients on Oral Anticoagulants: A Report of the American College of Cardiolog ...

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Assessing Bleed Severity and Managing Major and Non-Major Bleeds

2020 ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway on Management of Bleeding in Patients on Oral Anticoagulants: A Report of the American College of Cardiolog ...

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Potassium Binders in the Management of Chronic Hyperkalemia

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Combining antiplatelets and anticoagulants

Generally, patients who have an acute coronary syndrome and/or undergo percutaneous coronary intervention could benefit. ...

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Management of Cardiotoxicity Induced by BTK Inhibitors

Institute monitoring and management strategies outlined in the treatment. ...

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DOAC Dosing for Atrial Fibrillation (AFib)

DOAC Dosing Recommendations in AFib ...

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Management of Cardiotoxicity Induced by Anthracyclines and HER2 Antagonists

Info graphics deals with the preventive strategies in the treatment. ...

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ACCLAIM-Advanced Chronic Heart Failure CLinical Assessment of Immune Modulation Therapy

Advanced Chronic Heart Failure CLinical Assessment of Immune Modulation Therapy ...

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ACCF -The American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association

Multicenter Assessment of the Utilization of SPECT Myocardial Perfusion Imaging Using the ACCF Appropriateness Criteria: The ACCF and United Matters o ...

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ACC AMI GAP- American College of Cardiology Acute Myocardial Infarction Guidelines Applied to Practice

American College of Cardiology Acute Myocardial Infarction Guidelines Applied to Practice Study ...

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ABSORB-Bio ABSORBable stents

Bio ABSORBable stents ...

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ABCD -Alternans Before Defibrillator Cardioverter

Alternans Before Defibrillator Cardioverter ...

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OBSTETRICAL AND NEON...

Pregnancy results in several physiological changes. These ch ...

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RHEUMATIC HEART DISE...

Rheumatic Heart Disease is a complication of untreated or un ...

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HYPERCHOLESTEROLEMIA...

Hypercholesterolemia is a condition characterized by high ch ...

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POST-PARTUM CARDIOMY...

Post-partum cardiomyopathy is also known as peripartum cardi ...

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CARDIAC REHABILITATI...

Cardiac rehabilitation is a medically monitored customized p ...

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NUCLEAR CARDIOLOGY S...

Nuclear Cardiology Scan makes use of the radioactive tracer ...

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CARDIAC TRANSPLANTAT...

Cardiac transplant surgery is a procedure for replacing dise ...

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IMPLANTABLE LOOP REC...

An implantable loop recorder records the heartbeat and provi ...

Contraception and Reproductive planning

In this interview, Kathryn J. Lindley, MD, FACC and Laxmi Mehta MD, FACC, with Lindsay Pan...

Finerenone in patients with chronic kidn

In this interview, Bertram Pitt, MD and Michelle L. O'Donoghue MD, FACC, with Michael Miko...

Dual antiplatelet therapy after coronary

In this episode, Prof Marco Valgimigli, MD, PhD, FESC and Poonam Velagapudi MD, MS discuss...

FFR Guided Revascularization Versus Conv

In this interview, John Camm and Pieter Smits discuss the Compare-Acute trial (Comparison ...

Percutaneous coronary intervention as a

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Journal of the American College of Cardiology

Peer-reviewed journal dealing with cardiovascular medicine.

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Circulation

Publishes original research manuscripts in Cardiovascular Medicine.

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The Lancet

The journal strives to make science widely available.

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New England Journal of Medicine

NEJM delivers high-quality, peer-reviewed research articles.

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European Heart Journal

Peer-reviewed journal dealing with cardiovascular medicine.

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American Heart Journal

Goal is to provide the reader primary investigation, scholarly reviews.

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EP Europace

Scientific work and reviews in the fields of Arrhythmias, Pacing & Electrophysiology

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British Journal of Cardiology

Unique peer-reviewed publication linking primary & secondary care.

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Cathetirization & Cardiovascular Interventions

Related to invasive and interventional coronary or peripheral vascular techniques

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Journal of Cardiac Failure

Articles on clinical research, basic human studies, animal studies, on Heart Failure.

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AJC

Journal with focus on the practical & clinical approaches.

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International Journal of Cardiology

The journal serves practicing clinicians and researchers.