Cryoablation or Drug Therapy for Initial Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation

Jason G. Andrade, M.D., George A. Wells, Ph.D., Marc W. Deyell, M.D., Matthew Bennett, M.D., Vidal Essebag, M.D., Ph.D., Jean Champagne, M.D., Jean-Francois Roux, M.D., Derek Yung, M.D., Allan Skanes, M.D., Yaariv Khaykin, M.D., Carlos Morillo, M.D., Umjeet Jolly, M.D., et al., for the EARLY-AF Investigators The New England Journal of Medicine, November 16, 2020DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa2029980

A Socio-Technological Sales Framework in a virtual world

The COVID-19 pandemic and consequent border lockdowns have brought immediate and wide-ranging challenges for most B2B sales industries. This is even more amplified for those of us in the healthcare industry, whereby hospitals have in many states excluded external contractors from entering their sites. For most companies, the challenge of adapting to the new normalContinue reading “A Socio-Technological Sales Framework in a virtual world”

The Effect of Resistance Training on Serum Levels of NT-proBNP, GDF-15, and Markers of Cardiac Damage in the Elderly Males

Ebrahim Rangraz, Bahman Mirzaei, Farhad Rahmani Nia International Journal of Applied Exercise Physiology2322-3537 Vol.8 No.1 http://www.ijaep.com DOI: 10. 30472 /ijaep.v8i1.329

Artificial Intelligence and Echocardiography: A Primer for Cardiac Sonographers

State-of-the-Art Review Ashlee Davis BS, ACS, RDCS, FASE; Kristen Billick BS, ACS, RDCS, FASE; Kenneth Horton ACS, RCS, RCIS, FASE; Madeline Jankowski BS, RDCS, FASE; Peg Knoll RDCS, RCS, FASE; Jane E.Marshall BS, RDCS, FASE; Alan Paloma RDCS; Richie Palma BS, ACS, RDCS, FASE; David B.Adams ACS, RCS, RDCS, FASE https://doi.org/10.1016/j.echo.2020.04.025 Highlights AI will haveContinue reading “Artificial Intelligence and Echocardiography: A Primer for Cardiac Sonographers”

Screening of the Abdominal Aorta During Routine Echocardiographic Examination is Cost effective and leads to Increase Statin Utilization by Detecting Subclinical Atherosclerosis

Dodge, Melisa RCS1; Movahed, Mohammed Reza MD1,2 Critical Pathways in Cardiology: July 27, 2020 – Volume Publish Ahead of Print – Issue –doi: 10.1097/HPC.0000000000000237

Identification of Subclinical Myocardial Dysfunction and Association with Survival after Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair

Miho Fukui MD,PhD; Hiroki Niikura MD; Paul Sorajja MD; Go Hashimoto MD; Richard Bae MD; Santiago Garcia MD; Mario Gössl MD, PhD; João L. Cavalcante MD Valve Science Center, Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, Minnesota Journal of the American Society of the Echocardiography, available online 9 September 2020 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.echo.2020.07.003

2020 ESC Guidelines for the management of acute coronary syndromes in patients presenting without persistent ST-segment elevation: The Task Force for the management of acute coronary syndromes in patients presenting without persistent ST-segment elevation of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)  Jean-Philippe Collet, Holger Thiele, Emanuele Barbato, Olivier Barthélémy, Johann Bauersachs, Deepak L Bhatt, Paul Dendale, Maria Dorobantu, Thor Edvardsen, Thierry Folliguet… Show moreEuropean HeartContinue reading