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ReSS 2019 Science News
11/16/2019 | Selected presentation slides and interviews from Resuscitation Science Symposium (ReSS) 2019 in Chicago, Illinois.
Science News 2019 Scientific Sessions
11/16/2019 | Science News coverage of selected presentations and interviews from AHA's Scientific Sessions 2019. Nov. 16-18, 2019 in Philadelphia, PA.
Science News from Hypertension 2019
09/05/2019 | Selected science and exclusive interviews with the top researchers presenting at AHA's Hypertension Scientific Sessions 2019 in New Orleans.
ESC Congress 2019 Science News
08/31/2019 | AHA's Science News: Coverage of the European Society of Cardiology Congress 2019 in Paris, France. Aug. 31-Sept. 4, 2019.
Science News for BCVS 2019
07/29/2019 | Exclusive video interviews and highlighted science from the BCVS 2019 Scientific Sessions in Boston, MA.

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Diagnosing and Managing Fulminant Myocarditis
01/06/2020 | Author: W. H. Wilson Tang, MD | Fulminant myocarditis (FM) remains one of the biggest challenges in critical care car...
When Dietary Cholesterol Is Most Hazardous to Cardiovascular Health
12/12/2019 | Author: Michael Miller, MD, FAHA | The role of dietary cholesterol in promoting cardiovascular disease (CVD) has bee...
Older Adults in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit
12/09/2019 | Author: Lauren Ferrante, MD, MHS | The population is aging, and an increasing number of older adults are living with ...
The Management of Subclinical Atrial Fibrillation: The Pathway to True Medical E
11/07/2019 | Author: Jeff S. Healey MD, MSc, FRCPC | To become a medical expert, one must go beyond the proficient application of ...
Pulmonary Embolism Management - The New Frontier for Interventional Therapies?
10/04/2019 | Author: Sanjum S. Sethi, MD, MPH, and Sahil A. Parikh, MD | Pulmonary embolism (PE) remains the 3rd most frequent cau...

Science News Videos

Intersections between the Vascular System and Cancer

Kathleen Martin, PhD interviews Rosandra Kaplan, MD about her research on intersections between the vascular system and cancer, which she presented during Vascular Discovery 2019.

Watch the full Vascular Discovery 2019 Scientific Sessions video playlist

Leveraging Behavioral Economics for Better Cardiovascular Outcomes

QCOR 2019 Vice-Chair Michael Ho, MD interviews Mitesh Patel, MD, MBA, MS about his research on using principles of behavioral economics to achieve better outcomes for patients recovering from a cardiac event.

Watch the full QCOR 2019 Scientific Sessions video playlist


Renato Lopes, MD, MHS, PhD, summarizes the results of the AUGUSTUS trial, which compared treatment outcomes for patients with AF and ACS and/or PCI, and also taking a P2Y12 inhibitor. See the study:  AUGUSTUS Clinical Trial Details

Watch the full Science News from ACC.19 video playlist