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

Jun 26, 2019

The 100th episode of the View examines whether statistical adjustments in a new observational analysis of the Digitalis Investigation Group trial reveal the true treatment effect of digoxin and the association of mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist use with all-cause mortality and hospital readmission in patients with...


Jun 19, 2019

This week's View explores whether post-TAVR 30-day stroke risk has declined as device technology and operator experience have improved, what the optimum SBT duration and impact of pressure support ventilation are in relation to the likelihood of extubation success and other outcomes, and if a simple risk-assessment...


Jun 12, 2019

This week's View explores whether there is a genetic relationship of cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) and non-CVDs with reported coronary artery disease comorbidity and summarizes key points to remember from a comparison of US and European blood pressure guidelines and from a state-of-the-art review on renal denervation.


Jun 6, 2019

This week's View focuses on three trials investigating whether alirocumab reduces death after an index acute coronary syndrome, whether lisinopril or carvedilol is superior to placebo at preventing left ventricular systolic dysfunction, and whether icosapent ethyl safely reduces cardiovascular events among patients with...


May 22, 2019

This week's View explores the effect of arteriovenous fistula ligation on cardiac structure and function in stable kidney transplant recipients, the relationship between new-onset perioperative/postoperative atrial fibrillation and early and late stroke and mortality, and the risk of recurrent venous thromboembolism...