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  • Four Studies on Stroke Treatment and Prevention   Dr Diener discusses recent stroke studies that highlight prevention efforts and where we are falling short.
  • DOAC Dos and Don'ts   Cardiology and hematology experts from Mayo Clinic review how and when DOACs should be deployed in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation or at risk for VTE. They also address approved and pipeline reversal agents.
  • HRS REVEAL AF Dampens Excitement for the Search for Short-Duration AF Dr Mandrola worries that the HRS late-breaker on use of an implantable cardiac monitor to detect subclinical atrial fibrillation may turn more people into patients without a clear benefit in stroke reduction.
  • The Most Common Running Injuries You'll See This Season With race season upon us, here's what you need to know about treating people who overexert themselves.