Top 10 Cardiology Articles of the week (17.11.14-23.11.14) 1. A Polypill Strategy to Improve Adherence:Results From the FOCUS Project Compared with the 3 drugs given separately, the use of a polypill strategy met the primary endpoint for adherence for secondary prevention following an acute MI 2. Six-month versus […]
Top 10 Cardiology articles of the week (10.11.14-16.11.14) Hello friends , I have been busy for sometime. Now journal scan is back again after a brief interruption. I have chosen articles on general cardiology and interventional cardiology 1. The optimal management of anti-thrombotic therapy after valve replacement: […]
A new class of drug (Neprilysin inhibitor ) when combined with angiotensin receptor blocker , has been shown to be better than Enalapril. Angiotensin–Neprilysin Inhibition versus Enalapril in Heart Failure — NEJM.
1.Comprehensive Analysis of Mortality Among Patients Undergoing TAVR: Results of the PARTNER Trial J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014;64(2):158-168 2. Glycosylated hemoglobin A1c as a marker predicting the severity of coronary artery disease and early outcome in patients with stable angina Lipids Health Dis. 2014; 13: 89 3.Association Between Intensification of Metformin Treatment With Insulin vs […]
1. Prospective Randomized Evaluation of the Watchman Left Atrial Appendage Closure Device in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation Versus Long-Term Warfarin Therapy : The PREVAIL Trial. In this trial, LAA occlusion was noninferior to warfarin for ischemic stroke prevention […]
Top cardiology publications of the week The below is given a list of top 10 cardiology articles which are clinically relevant and have a potential to influence practice 1. Role of Noninvasive Testing in the Clinical Evaluation of Women With Suspected Ischemic Heart Disease: A Consensus Statement From the American Heart Association […]