Spring Really Is Coming By Debabrata Mukherjee, MD, MS, FACC Editor-in-Chief In line with the season for rejuvenation, renewal, resurrection, and regrowth, this particular issue of Cardiology Review discusses many important articles and viewpoints that I hope will rejuvenate our minds.
The Hospital Merger Boom: Pay Close Attention By Mike Hennessy Hospital mergers are booming, and this is as a result of the drive for efficiencies, the desire to ensure market positions regionally, and a stunning overhaul of the hospital landscape.
Meeting Report: World Diabetes Congress Five presentations from the World Diabetes Congress are highlighted, covering studies of long-acting Lantus insulin, affordability of care, DPP-4 inhibitors and heart failure in diabetes, brown versus white rice to reduce obesity and diabetes, and the converging pandemics of diabetes and tuberculosis.
News & Trends
News & Trends New female-specific guidelines have been issued by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association to more accurately reflect the risk of stroke in women across the lifespan and to address the gaps in current risk scores.
Depression and Cardiovascular Disease By Saurav Chatterjee, MD This review looks at the important problem of depression in patients with cardiovascular disease and presents useful information for all physicians.