Cardiology Today


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

Table of Contents
Cardiology Today Anniversary

2 decades of diabetes and CVD

Cardio-Oncology Corner

Cardiac arrhythmias: An emerging issue with anticancer drugs

Javid J. Moslehi, MD; Joe-Elie Salem, MD, PhD

Cover Story

Development of angioplasty spawned 40 years of innovation, exploration


50 years of heart transplant: Progress in immunosuppression, survival rates

In the Journals

Family history may predict CHD in South Asians

Tai chi viable option for patients declining cardiac rehabilitation

Sex disparities remain in CHD risk factor management

Meeting News

TNT-POAF: Botulinum toxin may reduce postoperative AF

SENIOR: PCI with DES, short DAPT confers improved outcomes in older patients

ORBITA puts spotlight on PCI vs. sham procedure

Men more likely than women to receive bystander CPR

High-dose pitavastatin benefits Japanese population with CAD

BRUISE CONTROL-2: Device pocket hematoma risk low for any anticoagulation strategy during surgery

Bariatric surgery an effective strategy to improve BP control in obese hypertensive patients

ABRIDGE-J: Dabigatran lowers bleeding risk in ablation for nonvalvular AF

DACAB: Ticagrelor plus aspirin improves saphenous vein graft patency at 1 year post-CABG

CULPRIT-SHOCK: Culprit lesion only may be superior to immediate multivessel PCI

CANTOS: Magnitude of CRP reduction linked with canakinumab clinical benefit

Trial Scorecards

Trial Scorecard: REDUCE LAP-HF

Trial Scorecard: PROPEL

Trial Scorecard: ORBITA

Trial Scorecard: TRICS III

Trial Scorecard: DACAB

Trial Scorecard: CULPRIT-SHOCK

Trial Scorecard: HOPE-Duchenne

Trial Scorecard: DKCRUSH-V