Surprising Ethnic Difference in Atherosclerosis Burden in Harlem, NY
Non-Hispanic Black young adults in a large, ethnically diverse underserved neighborhood in New York City have about twice the prevalence of subclinical atherosclerosis as Hispanic young adults, according to a new cross-sectional study.Source: Medscape
Sen appointed Medical Director for Cardiac Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support Program
Yale Cardiovascular Medicine and the Yale New Haven Health Heart and Vascular Center are pleased to announce the formal appointment of Sounok Sen, MD, as the new Medical Director of the Cardiac Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support Program.
Amid Pyrophosphate Shortage, ASNC Issues Statement on How to Use HMDP as an Alternative Radiopharmaceutical in Cardiac Amyloidosis Imaging
Shortages of pyrophosphate (PYP), should not delay imaging in at-risk patients, according to a new information statement issued today by the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC).Source: ASNC
Which Advanced HF Patients Are Entresto-Intolerant in the Real World?
Confident prediction of who will or will not experience side effects from a cornerstone heart failure therapy continues to elude researchers. Experts at the Yale School of Medicine discuss data from landmark clinical trials.Source: MedPage Today