ESC: European Society of Cardiology

Dr Manan Pareek Shares Data From the Cardiac Complications Registry in Patients With COVID-19

September 06, 2020

Providers need to focus on detecting and treating cardiovascular complications in at-risk patients, and not get lost in the fact they have COVID-19, said Manan Pareek, MD, PhD, FAHA, FESC, an internal medicine hospital resident at the Yale University School of Medicine.

Dr Javed Butler Discusses Cardiologists' Roles in T2D Management

September 04, 2020

If you change the narrative and package SGLT-2 inhibitors as a form of cardiovascular risk modulation, cardiologists may be more likely to get involved in diabetes management, said Javed Butler, MD, MPH, MBA, chairman for the Department of Medicine at the University of Mississippi.

Dr Deepak Bhatt Discusses Cardiologists' Role in COVID-19

September 02, 2020

During the surge of the pandemic in the Northeast, we saw about a 40% reduction in cardiovascular admissions, while there was a higher rate of mortality among patients who came in, said Deepak L. Bhatt, MD, MPH, of Brigham and Women’s Hospital Heart & Vascular Center and Harvard Medical School.

Dr Antonio Pelliccia: Those With CVD Need to Stay Active During Pandemic

September 01, 2020

It is imperative individuals with cardiovascular diseases remain active despite COVID-19 lockdowns, said Antonio Pelliccia, MD, senior consultant and chief of cardiology at the Institute of Sports Medicine and Science, of the Italian National Olympic Committee.

Dr John McMurray: The Next Step for SGLT 2 Inhibitors in Patients With HF Is Implementation

September 01, 2020

It's a great time to be a doctor treating patients with heart failure, given the development of 2 fantastic new treatments within the space of 5 years, said John McMurray, MD, FRCP, FESC, professor of medical cardiology in the Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences at the University of Glasgow.

Dr Antonio Pelliccia Discusses New ESC Guidelines on Sports, Exercise in Patients With CVD

August 31, 2020

The new guidelines can help cardiologists better advise patients with CVD on physical activity, said Antonio Pelliccia, MD, senior consultant and chief of cardiology at the Institute of Sports Medicine and Science, of the Italian National Olympic Committee.

Dr Manan Pareek Discusses SPRINT Trial Findings

August 31, 2020

It's interesting that we saw such a clear U-shaped mortality curve for serum bicarbonate levels in a patient population where we usually don't think about measuring bicarbonate, said Manan Pareek, MD, PhD, FAHA, FESC, an internal medicine hospital resident at the Yale University School of Medicine.