AVANTI: Could a ‘Vaptan’ Replace Loop Diuretics in Acute HF?
Ileana Piña and investigator James Udelson discuss the phase 2 AVANTI trial presented at ESC on a novel ‘vaptan’ drug.
theheart.org on Medscape, September 17, 2021
Physicians Need to Unionize Now
Complaining about the loss of physician autonomy isn’t going to change anything. We need to unionize, argues this doctor.
theheart.org on Medscape, August 4, 2021
Ablate-and-Pace Delivers a Huge Win for Those Sick With AF
In terms of clinical practice, the APAF-CRT trial was the standout from ESC for this electrophysiologist.
theheart.org on Medscape, September 2, 2021
A Tale of Medical Mysteries Unraveled by Genetic Detectives
A genomics giant with a family history of heart disease and an Olympic athlete accused of cheating are just two of the medical mysteries that were unraveled by DNA analysis.
theheart.org on Medscape, June 7, 2021
Wellcome Trust’s Jeremy Farrar: ‘Seeing the End of the Pandemic Is Premature’
Jeremy Farrar explains why we must expect new variants, and why he’d like to give away his booster shot.
Medscape, September 22, 2021
Is 1-Month DAPT Safe? Reconciling MASTER DAPT and STOPDAPT-2
Drs O’Donoghue and Valgimigli discuss abbreviated dual antiplatelet therapy data in high bleeding risk and acute coronary syndrome from studies presented at the 2021 European Society of Cardiology Congress.
theheart.org on Medscape, September 13, 2021
Life and Times of Leading Cardiologists: Deepak Bhatt
A ruptured appendix and a love for writing helped ignite Bhatt’s passion for cardiovascular research and medicine.
theheart.org on Medscape, May 10, 2019
Vaccine-Induced Myocarditis Concerns Demand Respect, Not Absolutism
With more reports of mRNA COVID-19 vaccine myocarditis, parents and young adults should be allowed to weigh the vaccine decision with their clinicians without being tarred as antivaxxers.
Medscape, July 1, 2021