Selections from Richard Lehman’s Literature Review: November 24th

24 Nov 2014 - 

This week’s topics include the PROTECT-AF trial, the association of inpatient vs. outpatient onset of STEMI with treatment and clinical outcomes, and more.

Intention to Tweet: Does Social Media Exposure Matter for Journal Articles?

20 Nov 2014 - 

Research on Circulation’s own published articles suggests that it probably does not.

Selection from Richard Lehman’s Literature Review: November 17th

17 Nov 2014 - 

This week’s topic is anticoagulant therapy during primary PCI for acute MI.

16 Nov John Ryan, MD wrote a post
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Ryan’s Rules for #AHA14

John Ryan provides some helpful hints for managing your experience at the AHA 2014 cardiology conference.

16 Nov Tariq Ahmad, MD, MPH wrote a post
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AHA 2014: There’s an App for That

A fellow finds a convenient way to plan your activities at AHA.14.

15 Nov CardioExchange Administrator, Staff wrote a post
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News: Prolonged Dual Antiplatelet Therapy Affirmed in DAPT IMPROVE-IT Meets Endpoint and Demonstrates Real But Modest Clinical Benefit for Ezetimibe Large Japanese Trial Casts Further Doubt on Aspirin for Primary Prevention Perspectives: AHA 2014: There’s an App for That Ryan’s Rules for AHA.14

3 Nov Tariq Ahmad, MD, MPH wrote a post
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A “Big Data” Approach to Phenotype-Based Clustering of Heart Failure Patients

Tariq Ahmad discusses his research group’s study of clinical phenotypes in patients with chronic systolic heart failure.

3 Nov Richard Lehman, BM, BCh, MRCGP wrote a post
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Selections from Richard Lehman’s Literature Review: November 3rd

This week’s topics include dual-antiplatelet treatment beyond one year after DES implantation, reappraisal of thienopyridine pretreatment in patients with non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome, and more.

27 Oct Nina P Paynter, PhD, MHS and Harlan M. Krumholz, MD, SM wrote a post
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Traditional CVD Risk Factors Mediate Between Lifestyle Factors and Cardiovascular Risk in Women

Nina Paynter discusses her case-cohort study comparing lifestyle-based with traditional cardiovascular disease prediction among women in the Women’s Health Initiative Observational Study.

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Selections from Richard Lehman’s Literature Review: October 27th

This week’s topics include behavioral counseling for those with CV risk factors, long-term outcomes after stenting vs. endarterectomy for treatment of symptomatic carotid stenosis, and more.