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

Doctor Credits Apple Watch for Detecting Heart Irregularity, Saving His Life

Doctor Credits Apple Watch for Detecting Heart Irregularity, Saving His Life

The Apple Watch was credited by an anesthesiologist with detecting a rhythmic irregularity and saving his life, according to a press report from  Apple...
Lifetime Discrimination Linked with Higher Hypertension Risk for Black Americans

Lifetime Discrimination Linked with Higher Hypertension Risk for Black Americans

Discrimination over a lifetime was identified as a chronic stressor potentially linked with higher blood pressure in black Americans, a new analysis suggests. "African Americans...
COVID-19 Appears To Be Risk Factor for Acute Ischemic Stroke

COVID-19 Appears To Be Risk Factor for Ischemic Stroke

A new study presents data suggesting that COVID-19 is an independent risk factor for acute ischemic stroke. The study, published in the American Journal of...
Revascularization Not Linked with Lower Mortality Risk in Some Patients

Revascularization Not Linked with Decreased Mortality Risk in Some Patients: Analysis

Revascularization, a commonly used intervention for patients with stable ischemic heart disease, was not linked with a decrease in mortality risk in patients with...