The American Heart Association (AHA), American College of Cardiology (ACC), and Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) issued a focused update last week on management of heart failure.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2015/06/afib.htm. Atrial fibrillation has been called “the bread and butter” of cardiology, and a condition that impacts all aspects of internal medicine practice. ... Management of afib in 2015 should focus on
A 72-year-old man is evaluated during a routine examination. He has no symptoms or significant medical history. He is active and exercises regularly. He does not take any medications. Following a physical exam and echocardiogram, which shows severe
Kopecky, FACP, a professor of cardiology at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota, who spoke about chronic coronary disease during the precourse. ... The cardiology experts focused a lot of attention during the precourse on another popular drug, clopidogrel.
all cardiology clinicians,” the statement said.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2009/02/in-the-news.htm. Cardiology criteria, ICD benefit in the elderly, and other recent news. ... The criteria were published online in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.
The Million Hearts Model Longitudinal ASCVD Risk Assessment tool is an extension of the ASCVD Pooled Cohort Equations first published in the 2013 American College of Cardiology/ American Heart Association
2020;68:78-86. [PMID: 31509233]. Krishnaswami A, Steinman MA, Goyal P, et al; Geriatric Cardiology Section Leadership Council, American College of Cardiology. ... 2019;73:2584-95. [PMID: 31118153]. O’Gara PT, Kushner FG, Ascheim DD, et al; American
The recording packages include:. Diabetes for the Internist. Perioperative Medicine. Cardiology for the Internist: The Key Points.
When U.S. Preventive Services Task Force members planted their flag amid the statin debate, they recommended a somewhat higher cutoff to start statins than their cardiology colleagues. ... That guidepost differed from the 7.5% threshold set by the