This Week in Cardiology

 
 
  • Dec 14 2018 This Week in Cardiology   Carotid stents, more stem-cell retractions, AHA statement on statin safety, flu vaccine rules, medication errors, veterans care, and wasteful NIH research on golfing are discussed in this week’s podcast.
  • Dec 7 2018 This Week in Cardiology   Measures of hospital quality, statin under- or over-use, Botox for AF, smoking cessation and translating trial evidence to clinical practice are discussed in this week’s podcast.
  • Nov 30, 2018 This Week in Cardiology   TAVR vs surgery for high-risk aortic stenosis, conflicts of interest for physicians and societies, spin in the CV literature, and low-carb diets are discussed in this week’s podcast.
  • Nov 16 2018 This Week in Cardiology   The top 5 studies from the recent American Heart Association meeting and the new cholesterol guidelines are discussed in this week’s podcast.
  • Nov 9 2018 This Week in Cardiology   ODYSSEY PCSK9 inhibitor trial in print, new bradycardia guidelines, echocardiography, and an AHA preview are the topics discussed in this week’s podcast.
  • Nov 2, 2018 This Week in Cardiology   CV outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes, canagliflozin, cardiorespiratory fitness, the value of randomized trials, and the most important paper of 2018 are reviewed in this week’s podcast.
  • Oct 26, 2018 This Week in Cardiology   Oxygen supplementation, PCSK9 inhibitor pricing, rapid troponin testing, cardio-oncology and joint commission accreditation are discussed in this week’s podcast.
  • Oct 19, 2018 This Week in Cardiology   Low-dose rivaroxaban for CAD/PAD, hypertension management in the community, research misconduct, cyber-security in cardiac devices, and bariatric surgery are discussed in this week’s podcast.
  • Oct 12, 2018 This Week in Cardiology   Timing of aortic valve replacement, rivaroxaban failure post TAVR, statins beyond CVD, conflicts of interest, and post-stent antithrombotic management are discussed in this week’s podcast.
  • Sep 28, 2018 This Week in Cardiology   The COAPT MitraClip trial, high dose omega-3 fatty acids, the VEST trial in print, renal denervation for resistant hypertension, and competing coronary stents are discussed in this TCT-heavy podcast.
  • Sep 21, 2018 This Week in Cardiology   ASA, polypharmacy, statins and obesity treatments are the topics discussed by Dr John Mandrola in this week’s podcast
  • Sep 14, 2018 This Week in Cardiology   The Apple Watch EKG, ablate/pace strategies, chronic total occlusion-PCI, assisted reproduction strategies and CV health, and remembering Ron Victor, MD are the topics for this week’s podcast.
  • Sep 7, 2018 This Week in Cardiology   High sensitivity troponin, radial access (a good news story!), stroke care, rivaroxaban in CAD and PAD, and the components of a healthy diet are discussed in this week’s podcast.
  • Aug 31, 2018 This Week in Cardiology   Dr John Mandrola offers a wrap-up of the ESC meeting in this week's podcast
  • Aug 24, 2018 This Week in Cardiology   The salt wars, drug costs and vaule, Takotsubo syndrome, carb intake, and the upcoming European Society of Cardiology congress are discussed in this week's podcast
  • Aug 17, 2018 This Week in Cardiology   Screening athletes, AF ablation complications, physician gender and MI mortality, the rise of chronic kidney disease, and the rosuvastatin lawsuit are discussed in this week's podcast.
  • Aug 10, 2018 This Week in Cardiology   AF screening, atrial flutter, palliative care in heart failure, and LDL-C lowering are discussed in this week's podcast
  • Aug 3, 2018 This Week in Cardiology   Aspirin dosing, a potential new drug for SVT, apixaban in patients with ESRD, TAVR, and saunas, are discussed in this week's podcast
  • Jul 27, 2018 This Week in Cardiology   Leadless pacing, AF detection, coronary calcium, BP control and omega-3 fatty acids are discussed in this week's podcast
  • Jul 13, 2018 This Week in Cardiology   Questionable ICD use, ambulatory blood pressure monitoring, multivitamins and cardiovascular health, and end-of-life care are discussed in this week's podcast