Cardio Round-up: Atherosclerotic Disease Update And Much More

Manesh Patel, MD: Updates in Atherosclerotic Disease

This interview with Duke chief of cardiology Manesh Patel, MD, covers some recent happenings in atherosclerotic disease, as well as a chat about how COVID-19 has impacted practice for these patients.

Manesh Patel, MD Talks Atherosclerotic Disease Updates

Drinking and AFib Don’t Mix

Another study in a line of research suggesting that heavy alcohol consumption and atrial fibrillation (AFib) don’t go well together.

Heavy Alcohol Consumption Tied to Worse Atrial Fibrillation Outcomes

White, Black Stroke Patients Differ in Atrial Pathophysiology

A recent study in Neurology looks at differences in atrial cardiomyopathy phenotypes between white and black patients who suffered an ischemic stroke.

Atrial Pathophysiology Differs in Black, White Stroke Patients

Get Up and Move For Your Heart

This analysis of post-menopausal women suggested that sedentary behavior was linked with incident heart failure hospitalization.

Sedentary Behavior Linked to Heart Failure Hospitalization