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ACCEL Lite: Featured ACCEL Interviews on Exciting CV Research

Jan 26, 2021

Clinical studies have reported a prevalence of myocardial infarction with nonobstructive coronary arteries (MINOCA) of 5-6% of acute myocardial infarction cases, with a range of 5-15% depending on the population examined. In this interview, Deepak L. Bhatt, MPH, MD, FACC; Vijay Kunadian, MBBS, MD, FACC; and Michelle Kelsey, MD,...

Jan 19, 2021

In this interview, John McMurray, MD, and Alison Bailey, MD, with Nosheen Reza, MD, discuss the use of mineralocorticoid-receptor antagonist and outcomes in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction.

Jan 12, 2021

New analyses highlight the atrial fibrillation subpopulations with potential to progress to major morbidity outcomes and permit a reevaluation of the benefits of rhythm control for these endpoints and need for early restoration of rhythm control. In this interview, Sanjeev Saksena MBBS, MD, FACC, and Andrea M. Russo...

Jan 5, 2021

Given the low cost of coronary artery calcium (CAC) testing and the high likelihood that it will change management of the patient, the cost-effectiveness of CAC testing is robust due to better and more accurate targeting of intermediate risk patients to statin and aspirin therapy and promotion of adherence to those...