American College of Cardiology 2019

The American College of Cardiology (ACC)’s 68th Annual Scientific Session & Expo is March 16-18 in New Orleans. DocWire News will be covering this meeting of the top cardiovascular experts from around the globe. Check back here March 16 for breaking news and expert commentary directly from ACC.19.

As you anxiously await ACC.19 take the time to check out our top interviews from AHA.18 below, as well as some of the latest Cardiology headlines happening today.

AHA.18 Expert Interviews

Recent Cardiology Headlines

Nutritional Supplements a Bust for CV Protection; ODYSSEY OUTCOMES

Cardio Round-up: Nutritional Supplements a Bust for CV Protections?; ODYSSEY OUTCOMES Follow-up

This week's edition has some news for those who take nutritional supplements to prevent cardiovascular outcomes, a vote of confidence for adding a PCSK9...
Alirocumab Plus Statin Reduces Death after ACS: Analysis

Alirocumab Plus Statin Reduces Death after ACS: Analysis

A recent analysis of the results of the ODYSSEY OUTCOMES trail suggests that the PCSK9 inhibitor alirocumab added to statin therapy in patients with...
Nutritional Supplements Offer No Additional Cardiovascular Protections: Analysis

Nutritional Supplements Offer No Additional Cardiovascular Protections: Analysis

A new analysis indicates that most nutritional supplements do not provide any additional protections against cardiovascular disease or cardiovascular death. The study, published in the...
Cardiac Arrest Numbers Among Hospitalized Patients Are Higher than Previously Estimated

Cardiac Arrest Numbers Among Hospitalized Patients Are Higher than Previously Estimated

In the US, hospital patients suffer cardiac arrests at a higher rate than previously thought, according to the findings of the American Heart Association journal Circulation
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