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

CREOLE Study: Drug Combos with Amlodipine Reduce Hypertension in sub-Saharan African Patients

Drug Combos with Amlodipine Reduce Hypertension in sub-Saharan African Patients: CREOLE Study

Two blood pressure-lowering combination therapies that included amlodipine were more effective at lowering hypertension in patients in sub-Saharan Africa, new research from the American...

New Prevention Guidelines Emphasize Lifestyle Changes, Discourage Daily Aspirin

New prevention guidelines released at the American College of Cardiology Annual Scientific Session in New Orleans include information on heart-healthy diets, exercise regimens, and...
Apixaban Plus P2Y12 Inhibitor and No Aspirin Safe in Two Patient Groups

Apixaban Plus Clopidogrel and No Aspirin Safe in Two Patient Groups

The combination of apixaban and clopidogrel was associated with a reduced risk for bleeding and hospitalization in patients with both atrial fibrillation (AFib) and...
TAVR as Good as Surgery for Low-surgical-risk Patients

TAVR as Good as Surgery for Low-surgical-risk Patients

The use of transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) with a novel self-expanding aortic valve was shown to be noninferior to surgical aortic valve replacement...
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