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

Atherosclerosis Can Progress Rapidly After Age 40

Atherosclerosis Can Progress Rapidly After Age 40, Even in Healthy Individuals: PESA Substudy

Atherosclerosis progresses rapidly in health adults after age 40, a new study suggests. The three-year followup study included 3,154 patients from the Progression of Early...
AFib Screening Using Mobile Health App and Mobile Devices Lowers Events, Rehospitalizations

AFib Screening Using Mobile Health App and Mobile Devices Lowers Events, Rehospitalizations

New research suggests that the use of mobile health (mHealth) devices may be useful in the screening for and detection of atrial fibrillation (AFib). The...
Cardio Round-up: COVID-19 Updates, Interview, and More

Cardio Round-up: COVID-19 Updates, Interview, and More

There is more COVID news in this week's Round-up, including an interview with Dr. Carl J. "Chip" Lavie about some commonly used drugs for...
video

VIDEO: Chip Lavie, MD on ACE Inhibitors and ARBs in Hypertensive COVID-19 Patients

DocWire News interviews Carl J. "Chip" Lavie, MD, of the John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute in New Orleans, about a newly published review...