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

Feb 13, 2019

This week's View explores the association between heart failure and risk of postoperative morbidity and mortality among patients undergoing noncardiac surgery and analyzes a study on the safety and efficacy of transdermal glyceryl trinitrate when given by paramedics very early after presumed stroke onset but...


Feb 8, 2019

This week's View offers key points to remember from a review on heart failure with preserved ejection fraction and diabetes and addresses the comparative durabilities of transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) and surgical bioprosthetic aortic valve replacement and the incidence of structural valve degeneration...


Jan 30, 2019

This week's View offers key points to remember from a review about the use of cardiovascular medications during pregnancy, key points to remember from the 2019 AHA/ACC/HRS Focused Update of the 2014 AHA/ACC/HRS Guideline for the Management of Patients With Atrial Fibrillation, and highlights from a subsequent analysis...


Jan 23, 2019

This week's View offers key points to remember from the 2018 Fourth Universal Definition of Myocardial Infarction Consensus Document and addresses the risk of rupture of abdominal aortic aneurysm in men under surveillance and the variation in revascularization of asymptomatic patients with stable ischemic heart disease.


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...