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Eagle's Eye View: Your Weekly CV Update From ACC.org

Jan 16, 2019

This week's View explores whether a risk prediction model can predict life-years gained without myocardial infarction or stroke in people with type 2 diabetes mellitus, the effects of a loading dose of a statin before percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in patients with acute coronary syndrome, and the mechanisms...


Jan 11, 2019

This week's View highlights the differential impact of heart failure with reduced ejection fraction in men and women, the long-term mortality and valve dysfunction, and cardiac troponin elevation in patients without specific diagnosis.


Jan 11, 2019

This week's View explores whether the coronary artery calcium score identify persons most likely to have a reduction in atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease events with statin treatment and outlines optimal exercise programs for patients with peripheral artery disease.


Dec 19, 2018

This week's View offers a round-up of the most popular content on ACC.org in 2018, including guidelines, journal scans, key points, clinical trials, and Certified Patient Cases, as well as news from CardioSmart.


Dec 13, 2018

This week's View explores two trials on percutaneous mitral valve repair, MITRA-FR (Percutaneous Repair With the MitraClip Device for Severe Functional/Secondary Mitral Regurgitation) and COAPT (Cardiovascular Outcomes Assessment of the MitraClip Percutaneous Therapy for Heart Failure Patients With Functional Mitral...