Hani Najm, MD, MSc, FACC, Chair of Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery, has been elected to the board of trustees of the American College of Cardiology (ACC).
If you’re at ACC.18, stop by Cleveland Clinic’s booth (1700) to chat with our specialist physicians. Here’s a rundown of who’ll be there and when.
Instead of one in three U.S. adults having hypertension, nearly one in two will now be classified as having hypertension. Accurate measurements in and out of the office are key. Lifestyle changes are getting major emphasis.
The lead investigator of the STS/ACC TVT Registry study presented at ACC.17 explains why its findings suggest valve-in-valve TAVR might be the treatment of choice for inoperable and even high-risk patients.
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FOURIER was the big news out of ACC, but other PCSK9 inhibitor trials mattered as well, including its EBBINGHAUS substudy and the SPIRE and ORION-1 trials. Dr. Steven Nissen outlines the takeaways.
The transcatheter approach to aortic valve replacement in intermediate-risk patients appears to curb the risk of these potentially deadly effects, new subanalyses presented at ACC.17 show.
Lead investigator of the pivotal study of the new bioresorbable stent explains the nuanced interim results (straight from ACC.17) and what to expect next.
Make room in your schedule at the American College of Cardiology meeting for key presentations ranging from the SPIRE 1 and 2 trials to ABSORB III two-year results and more.
This free Thursday dinner symposium at ACC.17 can help attendees make the most of the many advancements discussed at the larger meeting. The course directors explain why you shouldn’t miss it.
Two big studies of interest to heart failure specialists were presented at the American College of Cardiology meeting this spring. While STICH was considered positive and INOVATE-HF a disappointment, there’s much more to be gleaned from the nuances of each.