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

Aug 15, 2019

This week's View examines the relationship between clinically assessed left ventricular (LV) ejection fraction and survival in a large, heterogeneous clinical cohort, how a focused cardiac ultrasound performs in comparison to clinical assessment alone for diagnosis of LV systolic dysfunction and valvular heart...


Aug 8, 2019

This week's View, guest hosted by Dr. Deepak Bhatt, explores the incidence of sudden cardiac death among persons living with human immunodeficiency virus infection with heart failure, the effect of metformin on cardiovascular outcomes and all-cause mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, the...


Jul 31, 2019

This week's View, guest hosted by Dr. Deepak Bhatt, explores the impact of prolonged spaceflight on orthostatic tolerance and blood pressure profile in astronauts, the prevalence of atrial fibrillation in former National Football League athletes compared with population-based controls, whether composite...


Jul 17, 2019

This week's View covers the diagnostic performance, safety, and efficiency of a single high-sensitivity cardiac troponin I measurement strategy to identify patients at low and high risk for acute myocardial infarction, the independent association between young adult exposures to risk factors and later life...


Jul 10, 2019

This week's View looks at the prognosis after myocardial infarction (MI) with nonobstructive coronary arteries versus acute MI with obstructive coronary artery disease among patients ages ≥65 years, the 1-year risk of stroke in patients with perioperative atrial fibrillation after noncardiac surgery, and the safety...