American Heart Association AFib

Early Detection Reduces Dementia Risk for Atrial Fibrillation Patients

November 21, 2019

Article

In a presentation at AHA, T. Jared Bunch, MD, discusses how early detection of AF could yield positive results down the line for patients.

Valentin Fuster, MD: Necessary Heart Disease Prevention

November 21, 2019

Article

Why US patients are now in absolute need of proven measures to lessen their risk of cardiovascular burden.

Quality of ASCVD Care Varies by Region Throughout United States

November 21, 2019

Article

A new analysis from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine has found patients in the South, Midwest, and West were all more likely to report poorer healthcare-related quality of life when compared to patients in the Northeast.

Emily Lau, MD: Progressing Heart Disease-Cancer Risk Association Understanding

November 21, 2019

Article

What more needs to be learned about the link between the 2 diseases?

Daniel Singer, MD: The GUARD-AF Intent

November 21, 2019

Article

The new trial will seek to understand whether atrial fibrillation screening reduces stroke risk.

DocTalk Podcast: 2019 in Review with Deepak Bhatt, MD, MPH

November 21, 2019

Podcast

A conversation with Deepak Bhatt, MD, MPH, discussing the most impactful advances in cardiology in 2019 and what he sees as the most important advances in the past decade as 2019 comes to a close.

R. Scott Wright, MD: ORION-10 Findings

November 20, 2019

Article

The study author provides insight into the benefit of inclisiran in at-risk patients with ASCVD.

Smoking, Alcohol, Sleep Apnea All Linked to Atrial Fibrillation

November 20, 2019

Article

In a presentation during AHA, Kevin Trulock, MD, explains some of the major risk factors that contribute to atrial fibrillation.

Analysis Examines Efficacy, Safety of Bempedoic Acid From 4 Clinical Trials

November 20, 2019

Article

An analysis of 4 phase 3 clinical trials examining the use of bempedoic acid for lowering LDL cholesterol was presented at AHA 2019.

Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD: FAMILIA Study

November 19, 2019

Article

How preventive care strategy adherence could bolster heart disease risk reduction in entire families.

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