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Aspirin's Role in Cardiovascular Prevention With Guy Mintz, MD

October 19, 2021

In a Q&A, Guy Mintz, MD, provides perspective on the USPSTF draft recommendations surrounding aspirin for primary and secondary prevention, how the role of aspirin has evolved in recent decades, and how the news has caused a surge of questions in his practice.

Recognizing the Role of PAs in Cardiology With Viet Le, PA-C

October 12, 2021

To celebrate National Physician Assistant Week, we reached out to the president of the Association of Physician Assistants in Cardiology for his perspective on the holiday and to reflect on the evolving role of PAs in cardiology.

Cardiology Case Report: Syncope and COVID-19

October 11, 2021

Our latest case report from Brady Pregerson, MD, features a woman in her 40s sent from a monoclonal antibody clinic to the ER for a syncopal episode. Check out the EKG and try to determine the correct diagnosis!

Pacemaker Implantation Not Linked to Increased Mortality Following TAVR

October 06, 2021

An analysis of patient outcomes for those undergoing transfemoral TAVR from 2008-2018 sugggests permanent pacemaker implantation was not associated with an increase in risk of cardiovascular mortality, heart failure, or endocarditis.