American Society for Preventive Cardiology Congress on CVD Prevention

Healio brings you the highlights from the American Society for Preventive Cardiology Congress on CVD Prevention. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from ASPC, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
Meeting Highlights

Top 5 articles from the ASPC Congress on CVD Prevention

August 24, 2019
Cardiology Today and Healio have compiled a list of the top 5 articles from the American Society for Preventative Cardiology’s Congress on CVD…
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VIDEO: Practice pearls for discussing smoking cessation with patients

August 4, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — In this video exclusive, Pamela B. Morris, MD, FACC, FAHA, FASPC, FNLA, director of the Seinsheimer Cardiovascular Health…
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VIDEO: Sex differences, barriers persist for women with heart disease

August 3, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — In this video exclusive, Martha Gulati, MD, MS, FACC, FAHA, division chief of cardiology at the University of Arizona College of…
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VIDEO: Wearables, consumer tech yield ‘tremendous opportunities’ in health care

July 28, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — In this video exclusive, Kapil Parakh, MD, MPH, PhD, adjunct assistant professor at Yale School of Medicine and medical lead for…
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VIDEO: Insights on the link between gut microbiome, ASCVD

July 27, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — In this video exclusive, W.H. Wilson Tang, MD, director of the Center for Clinical Genomics, research director, and staff…
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Cardiac rehab provides opportunity to improve outcomes after CV events

July 25, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — Cardiac rehabilitation may be moving from a uniform program to one that is more personalized to a person’s needs, according…
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Collaboration between cardiologists, oncologists may improve CV outcomes during, after cancer treatment

July 24, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — There continues to be an unmet need regarding CVD prevention in patients who are currently receiving cancer treatment or are…
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SGLT2 inhibitors may have great potential in reducing HF in diabetes

July 23, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — Several studies on SGLT2 inhibitors have shown that they may be able to reduce HF in patients with diabetes, according to a…
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VIDEO: Health economics 101 for the cardiologist

July 22, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — In this video exclusive, Seth J. Baum, MD, FACC, FACPM, FAHA, FNLA, FASPC, chief medical officer of Excel Medical Clinical…
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Model predicts 5-year ASCVD risk in patients on statin therapy

July 22, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — Researchers developed an ASCVD risk score that was shown to estimate residual ASCVD risk among adults with prior CVD who are on…