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TCT: Hybrid Revascularization Safe Mid-Term But Not Better ... Yet
(MedPage Today) -- Long-term outcomes not addressed in pilot trial (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 31, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

TCT: VAMPIRE Results Confirm Benefit of Distal Protection
(MedPage Today) -- Device captures ruptured plaque associated with stenting (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 31, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Complex Bifurcation Stenting Approach Bests Provisional Stenting
(MedPage Today) -- Double kissing crush technique cut target lesion failure and thrombosis (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 30, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

The Scoop on the New Syncope Guidelines
(MedPage Today) -- Mayo Clinic expert provides insight (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 29, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Pros and Cons of DOACs
(MedPage Today) -- Two experts discuss direct-acting oral anticoagulant dos and don'ts (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 28, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Gout Equals Diabetes in Stroke Risk
(MedPage Today) -- Gout is a known risk factor for cardiovascular disease but not for MI and stroke (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 28, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Surgical Weight Loss; Low hs-cTNT Still Risky; VAD Before Pediatric Transplant
(MedPage Today) -- Cardiovascular Daily wraps up the top cardiology news of the week (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 27, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

EndoBreak: T1D and Vitamin D; VA's T2D Guideline; Oral Acromegaly Drug
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the endocrinology world (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 27, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Cath Lab Recap: TAVR & Femoral Artery Integrity; DNA Damage During EVAR
(MedPage Today) -- Interventional cardiology news to note (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 27, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

ORBITA's Sham-Controlled Look at PCI In the Spotlight at TCT
(MedPage Today) --'Provocative'stable angina trial will get at placebo effect in PCI (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 26, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Lipoprotein(a) Not Prognostic After ACS
(MedPage Today) -- Lack of association with outcomes calls it into question as a Tx target (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 26, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Borderline Pulmonary Hypertension Tied to Mortality Risk
(MedPage Today) -- Small increases in pressure might signal left heart failure, not early PAH (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 25, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Study: Chewed Ticagrelor Better for PCI Loading
(MedPage Today) -- Platelet reactivity reduced as early as 30 minutes vs swallowed whole (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 25, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Pearls From: Ted Feldman, MD
(MedPage Today) -- Latest PFO trial evidence should push utilization (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 25, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Guest Post: Future Cardiologists Lack Vision
(MedPage Today) -- After interviewing potential cardiology fellows an academic cardiologist shares some concerns. (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 23, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Kids Waiting for a Heart Live Longer With VAD (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Study shows less mortality vs ECMO, but pediatric safety still unknown (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 23, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Non-Fasting LDL; Calling Out PCSK9 Drug Costs; Battery Depletion Alerts
(MedPage Today) -- Recent developments of interest in cardiovascular medicine (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 23, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Women With NAFLD at Higher Risk of Heart Disease
(MedPage Today) -- Risk increases for angina, heart attack, heart failure (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 23, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Disability Lingers More than a Decade After Stroke
(MedPage Today) -- But trajectory of increasing disability not as steep after MI (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 23, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

10 Questions: William Frishman, MD
(MedPage Today) -- How CVD risk increases in the aftermath of a disaster (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 20, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Morning Break: Ebola Legacy; Death Thoughts; Obamacare Fix Gains Sponsors
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 20, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

CardioBrief: Imaging Offers Insight Into Inflammation in CV Disease
(MedPage Today) -- Preliminary evidence that colchicine may reduce coronary plaque (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 19, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Check the Obits: Lipid Research Died Last Week
(MedPage Today) -- Milton Packer explains how the demise of anacetrapib signals the end of the lipid era (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 18, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Obesity Bigger Afib Risk Factor in Men than Women (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Men develop arrhythmia a decade earlier on average than women (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 17, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Once-Daily Oral GLP-1 Comparable to Once-Weekly Injections (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Phase II study reported similar HbA1c reductions and weight loss (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 17, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

TAVR Speeds Downward Spiral in Advanced CKD (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Researchers pin down apparent'tipping point'in outcomes (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 16, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Frailty Says Something About Surgical Risk -- But It's'A Moving Target' (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Study affirms link to complications but resurfaces qualms over measurement (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 13, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Cath Lab Recap: A Win For Alprostadil in CIN; Bleeding Scales Inadequate
(MedPage Today) -- Interventional cardiology news to note (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 13, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

No Risk for CVD, Ca With Vaginal Estrogen Use (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Findings were similar among those with or without hysterectomy (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 13, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Child Obesity Rise; Mitochondrial CV Risk; HTN Disparity in Pregnancy
(MedPage Today) -- Cardiovascular Daily wraps up the top cardiology news of the week (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 13, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Anti-VEGF Therapy Slows High-Risk Retinopathy
(MedPage Today) -- Two-step improvement in three fourths of patients (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 13, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Development of Once Promising CETP Inhibitor Stopped
(MedPage Today) -- Despite positive results in the REVEAL trial anacetrapib is dead (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 12, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Patients Saying No to Cardiac Rehab Could Settle for Tai Chi
(MedPage Today) -- For some patients, a more acceptable form of exercise after MI (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 11, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Patients Saying No to Cardiac Rehab Could Choose Tai Chi
(MedPage Today) -- For some patients, a more acceptable form of exercise after MI (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 11, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

A Patient's Journey: Learning to Eat Right
(MedPage Today) -- If'all disease is inflammatory'is diet the first line of defense? (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 11, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Patient Care vs Primary Care: Is There a Problem Here?
(MedPage Today) -- Milton Packer asks: What about the patient? (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 11, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

iMedicalApps: This Week's Top Apps
(MedPage Today) -- Pediatric resuscitation, diabetes, and radiology apps make the cut (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 10, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Study: ICD Therapy Effective in Brugada Syndrome Long-Term (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Risk of inappropriate shocks and other events significant, however (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 10, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

CV Involvement Common in IgG4 Disease (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Periaortitis or periarteritis present in more than one-third of patients (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 10, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Ups and Downs of Marriage Reflected in Men's CV Risk Factors
(MedPage Today) -- LDL, blood pressure, and BMI swing slightly with relationship quality (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 10, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

What's Left on the Horizon From First-Gen Absorb BVS?
(MedPage Today) -- The device went bust, but there's still data coming (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 9, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

HTN More Likely with Subclinical Primary Aldosteronism
(MedPage Today) -- Observational study supports broader spectrum of problem-renin levels (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 9, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Longer Psoriasis Duration May Mean Higher CVD Risk (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Effect size'similar to that of smoking'(Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 9, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Malaria Drugs for CV Prevention; The Ross Long Term; Stent Retriever Use Rising
(MedPage Today) -- Cardiovascular Daily wraps up the top cardiology news of the week (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 6, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Kidneys Donated after Circulatory Death Underused in the U.S. (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- One-fifth of DCD donor kidneys were discarded (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 5, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Cath Lab Recap: Same-Day Discharge for Elderly; Persistent PH After TAVR
(MedPage Today) -- Interventional cardiology news to note (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 5, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Return to Work After MI Doesn't Always Last (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- One in four end up leaving jobs during the year following a heart attack (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 4, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Routine Screening for Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis: One Yea, One Nay
(MedPage Today) -- Two clinicians look to CREST 2 for more answers (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 4, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

If Bedside Nursing Is Dead, Then What Is Nursing?
(MedPage Today) -- In this Revolution and Revelation, Milton Packer calls for return to old-school nursing (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 4, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news