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Share this email:         Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology   Editors' Pick for March From the editors: This article demonstrates that cholesterol loading of vascular smooth muscle cells results in its convertion to macrophage-appearing state through a ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Feb 27, 2015 5:44 PM CST
2015 Go Red for Women ® Articles Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes Go Red for Women ® Articles for 2015 February is Go Red for Women ®  month, and in recognition of this theme, Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes announces the publication of a collection of studies focusing on women's health. ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Feb 24, 2015 4:24 PM CST
Pharmacotherapy in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients Presenting With Acute Coronary Syndrome       CKD is a serious condition that should be considered an equivalent to CHD. CKD is a powerful independent predictor of cardiovascular ... more...
Secondary Prevention after Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery       Current evidence regarding preventative therapies after surgery Updated recommendations for the use of secondary preventive therapies following CABG Highlighted areas in need of prospectively collected ... more...
  Share this email:     Free Reading for HBPR and Kidney Council Members Kidney International is providing information and free articles specifically of interest to readers of Hypertension and American Heart Association members of the Council on High Blood Pressure Research and the Council on Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease.  The ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Feb 3, 2015 10:30 AM CST
  American Journal of Nephrology Free-Access Articles  (Vol. 40, issues 3 -6, 2014)  Special service from Karger Publishers for the readers of Hypertension Editorial Routine Bioimpedance-Derived Volume Assessment for All Hypertensives: A New Paradigm http://www.karger.com/Article/FullText/369218 A. Covic, L. Voroneanu, D. Goldsmith ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Feb 2, 2015 11:59 AM CST
Free Editor's Picks for the New Issue! Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes   Can Physicians Identify Inappropriate Nuclear Stress Tests?: An Examination of Inter-Rater Reliability for the 2009 Appropriate Use Criteria for Radionuclide Imaging Abstract | Full Text | PDF The Data Extraction and Longitudinal Trend Analysis Network ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Jan 30, 2015 8:43 AM CST
Share this email:         Free Editor's Picks for the New Issue! Circulation: Heart Failure   Mini-Cog Performance: Novel Marker of Post Discharge Risk Among Patients Hospitalized for Heart Failure Abstract | Full Text | PDF Differential Hemodynamic Effects of Exercise and Volume Expansion in People With and Without Heart Failure ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Jan 29, 2015 11:09 AM CST
            Did you see?    STROKE WEBINAR   STROKE  Webinar Series Brought to you by STROKE A Journal of the American Heart Association Now Available Online               Cerebral Microbleeds: Epidemiology and Impact David J. Werring, FRCP, PhD, Presenter Webinar Registration ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Jan 28, 2015 8:48 AM CST
  Share this email:         New Editor's Picks Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions     Evaluation of Renal Function Before and After Percutaneous Mitral Valve Repair     Clinical Outcomes of Treatment by Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Versus Coronary Artery Bypass Graft ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Jan 26, 2015 1:04 PM CST
Share this email:         Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology Editors' Pick for February Note from the Editors: This article introduces an efficient approach to depleting expression of an endogenous Cnn1 gene in mouse tissues using CRISPR-Cas9 system. CRISPR-Cas9 Genome Editing of a Single Regulatory ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Jan 23, 2015 9:03 AM CST
  Share this email:         New Editor's Picks Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging Screening for Rheumatic Heart Disease: Evaluation of a Focused Cardiac Ultrasound Approach Transfemoral Access Assessment for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: Evidence-Based Application of Computed ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Jan 22, 2015 2:49 PM CST
Transitions of Care in Heart Failure       Transitions of care interventions and programs are designed to create a smooth, safe and efficient move from hospital to the next care setting. The complexities and barriers of heart failure ... more...
Call for ACC Abstracts Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes     Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes welcomes the submission of manuscripts based on abstracts being presented at the American College of Cardiology’s Annual Scientific Session & Expo in March 2015.  All ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Jan 7, 2015 1:49 PM CST
Basic Concepts and Potential Applications of Genetics and Genomics for Cardiovascular and Stroke Clinicians: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association   This statement acts as a resource on genetics and genomics for practitioners involved in the care of cardiovascular and stroke patients. ... more...
Posted by Alice Wolke on Science News from the American Heart Association Jan 5, 2015 3:30 PM CST
Share this email:         Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology Editors' Pick for January Note from the Editors: Shear stress regulates phenotypes of endothelial cells.  Using both cell-specific mouse model and in vitro systems, this article demonstrated that ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Dec 19, 2014 1:39 PM CST
Share this email:         New Issue! Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions   Editor's Picks Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection: Revascularization Versus Conservative Therapy Abstract | Full Text | PDF Relationship of the Distance Between Non-PCI ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Dec 18, 2014 3:49 PM CST
Share this email:         New Issue!   Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics   Editor's Picks   Impact of Genetic Variants in Human Scavenger Receptor Class B Type I (SCARB1) on Plasma Lipid Traits Abstract | Full Text | PDF | Data Supplement ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Dec 18, 2014 3:40 PM CST
  Share this email: New Issue! Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology   Editors' Picks Interaction Between Digoxin and Dronedarone in the PALLAS Trial Abstract | Full Text | PDF | Data Supplement Magnetic Resonance ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Dec 18, 2014 3:09 PM CST
  Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics—2015 Update       The 2015 Update of Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics includes: a new chapter on cardiac arrest, new data on the monitoring and benefits of cardiovascular health in ... more...
New Shared Decision Making iPad ® Supplement for Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes   Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes has released a free iPad ® Supplement devoted to the topic of Shared Decision Making (SDM). The topics included in the supplement are intended to provide a comprehensive overview ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Dec 11, 2014 1:32 PM CST
Share this email:         Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology Editors' Pick for December 2014 Hemoglobin α/eNOS Coupling at Myoendothelial Junctions Is Required for Nitric Oxide Scavenging During Vasoconstriction Abstract | Free Full Text | PDF | Data ... more...
Posted by Stacey Sims on Journal Highlights Dec 10, 2014 5:28 PM CST
A doctor who presented research on the importance of CPR during the American Heart Association’s resuscitation conference in Chicago proved her point hours later, saving a man who collapsed in a hotel lobby. Monique Anderson, M.D., was talking with another doctor about the importance of fast response to cardiac emergencies while leaving a ... more...
Posted by Summer H. on AHA Scientific Sessions Nov 20, 2014 9:00 AM CST
LBCT.04: Ischemic Heart Disease: Drugs, Devices and Systems of Care   Overview of LBCT.04: Elliott Antman, MD; Mariell Jessup, MD; Clyde Yancy, MD; Robert Bonow, MD   Long-term Outcome of Biodegradable Compared to Durable Polymer Drug-eluting Stents and Bare Metal Stents - Main Results of a ... more...
Posted by Summer H. on AHA Scientific Sessions Nov 19, 2014 12:26 PM CST
LBCT.03: Treatment of Structural Heart Disease   Overview of LBCT.03: Elliott Antman, MD; Robert Bonow, MD; Clyde Yancy, MD   Randomized Trial of Atenolol Versus Losartan in Children and Young Adults With Marfan Syndrome Presentation Slides (PDF) | Summary Slide (PDF) | Abstract ... more...
Posted by Summer H. on AHA Scientific Sessions Nov 18, 2014 11:51 AM CST
Science and Technology Hall was again a flurry of activity during Scientific Sessions 2014 in Chicago. Speaking of flurries, the snow continued to dance in the air and the thermometer read 18 degrees for most of the day. Inside, we were all staying warm, learning CPR to the beat of "Stayin' Alive" and showing our support of Go Red for ... more...
Posted by Summer H. on AHA Scientific Sessions Nov 17, 2014 5:50 PM CST
LBCT.02: Anti-Lipid Therapy and Prevention of CAD   Overview of LBCT.02: Elliott Antman, MD; Neil Stone, MD; Clyde Yancy, MD     IMPROVE-IT Trial: A Comparison of Ezetimibe/Simvastatin versus Simvastatin Monotherapy on Cardiovascular Outcomes After Acute Coronary Syndromes ... more...
Posted by Summer H. on AHA Scientific Sessions Nov 17, 2014 11:23 AM CST
There was snow and frozen yogurt and a packed room for opening remarks. There were chair massages and cashmere scarves and even a couple of stock cars in Exhibition Hall.  Scientific Sessions 2014 is officially underway in Chicago!  The new Life Is Why slogan welcomes attendees to Sessions. Attendees stroll around ... more...
Posted by Summer H. on AHA Scientific Sessions Nov 16, 2014 5:15 PM CST
LBCT.01: Risk and Benefit of Dual Antiplatelet Therapy Overview of LBCT.01: Elliott Antman, President, American Heart Association   Risk and Benefit of Prolonged Dual Antiplatelet Therapy After Drug-eluting Coronary Stents: Primary Endpoint Results from the Dual Antiplatelet Therapy Study ... more...
Posted by Summer H. on AHA Scientific Sessions Nov 16, 2014 4:41 PM CST
Early PCI Is Associated with Short- and Long-Term Outcome After Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest  Presentation Slides Guillaume Geri -- Cochin Hospital, Paris, France more...
Posted by Summer H. on AHA Scientific Sessions Nov 16, 2014 11:16 AM CST

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