Cardiology Today


The following articles appeared in the print edition of CARDIOLOGY TODAY.

Table of Contents
Cardio-Oncology Corner

Gaps in CV care of the cancer survivor

Steven Philips, MD, PhD; Vlad G. Zaha, MD, PhD

Cover Story

Trust, access confer success in community-based hypertension management

FDA News

Combination therapy for hypertension, osteoarthritis receives FDA green light

FDA OKs next-generation device for transcatheter mitral valve repair

Panel favors approval of new AAA stent graft system

FDA approves less-invasive LVAD for advanced HF


New technologies continue to emerge for treatment of arrhythmias

In the Journals

MI risk lower with direct oral anticoagulants vs. vitamin K antagonists

Global burden of HIV-related CVD on the rise

Low-dose rivaroxaban may improve net clinical outcomes in ACS

Cardiac MRI identifies nonobstructive disease, diagnoses microvascular angina

USPSTF: Insufficient evidence regarding benefits, harms of ankle-brachial index for PAD, CVD risk

VIDEO: Vascular injury in Afghanistan conflict spotlighted

Multivitamins, minerals fail to improve CV outcomes

Oral ibuprofen boosts patent ductus arteriosus closure in preterm infants

Review: 'Little, if any, clinical reason' to use ACE inhibitors for hypertension

Meeting News

OBSERVE-4D: No amputation risk with canagliflozin in type 2 diabetes

VIDEO: Newer diabetes agents join cardiologists' arsenal

Ambulatory hemodynamic sensor reduces risk for HF hospitalization, mortality

Consumer technology poised to improve diabetes, CVD management

Consider patient risk when targeting BP in diabetes

Alirocumab plus statin cuts cardiac events in patients with diabetes, ACS

Most adults with diabetes, CVD do not meet secondary prevention targets

Trial Scorecards

Trial Scorecard: MERCURY PE

Trial Scorecard: CHAMP-HF

Trial Scorecard: CAABL-AF

Trial Scorecard: TROFI II

Trial Scorecard: ERIS

Trial Scorecard: OBSERVE-4D

Trial Scorecard: PROACT

Trial Scorecard: PARAMEDIC2