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This podcast delivers Dr. John Mandrola’s summary and perspective on top news of the week that cardiologists can’t miss.

This podcast delivers Dr. John Mandrola’s summary and perspective on top news of the week that cardiologists can’t miss.

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United States

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This podcast delivers Dr. John Mandrola’s summary and perspective on top news of the week that cardiologists can’t miss.

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English


Episodes

July 30, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

7/30/2021
Two studies on alcohol and AF incidence and an important paper on stable CAD are the topics John Mandrola discusses in this week’s podcast. https://www.medscape.com/twic 1 - COVID-19 New Vaccinations Increasing in COVID Hot Spots https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/955680 2 - Alcohol - Moderate Drinking Protective After MI, Stroke in 'Flawed' Study https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/955474 - Risk Thresholds for Total and Beverage-Specific Alcohol Consumption and Incident Atrial...

Duration:00:20:01

Jul 23, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

7/23/2021
COVID-19 messaging, coffee, CTA and statins, and Watchman problems are the topics discussed by John Mandrola, MD, in this week’s podcast. https://www.medscape.com/twic 1- COVID-19: - COVID-19 Cases in US Triple Over 2 Weeks Amid Misinformation https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/955269 - Effectiveness of Covid-19 Vaccines against the B.1.617.2 (Delta) Variant https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2108891 - What Really Happened With that Weird Yankees COVID Outbreak...

Duration:00:23:53

July 16, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

7/16/2021
COVID-19, Ivermectin, a dissolving pacer, clinician well-being, and finerenone are discussed this week. 1 COVID-19 US 'Losing Time' Against Delta Variant, NIH Chief Says https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/954882 Ivermectin for COVID: How Do We Know What to Believe? https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/954681 2 Dissolving Pacemaker Dissolving Pacemaker Impressive in Early Research https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/954774 3 Clinician Well-being Global Heart Organizations Unite to...

Duration:00:18:48

July 2, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

7/2/2021
COVID-19, mRNA-vaccine-induced myocarditis, type 2 diabetes in kids, optimal medical therapy for CAD, and Alcohol are the topics discussed by John Mandrola, MD, in this week’s podcast. https://www.medscape.com/twic 1-COVID - Fast-spreading Delta Variant, Vaccination Rates, Reintroduction of Indoor Masks: COVID-19 Global Weekly Highlights https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940446 - Health care 'breaking point': Cox confirms some Springfield COVID-19 patients transferred to St. Louis,...

Duration:00:19:56

Jun 25, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

6/25/2021
Myocarditis and the COVID vaccine, lipid lowering guidelines, financial toxicity, and deprescribing statins are the topics covered by John Mandrola, MD, in this week’s podcast. https://www.medscape.com/twic 1 – COVID Varied COVID Vaccination Rates May Lead to 'Two Americas' https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953658 Nearly All COVID Deaths in US Are Now Among Unvaccinated https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953703 2 - COVID Vaccine Myocarditis FDA to Add Myocarditis Warning to mRNA...

Duration:00:20:47

June 18, 2021 This Week in Cardiology

6/18/2021
COVID vaccine myocarditis, Christian Eriksen and sudden cardiac death, therapeutic hypothermia, and revascularization of stable CAD are the topics John Mandrola, MD, discusses in this week’s podcast. https://www.medscape.com/twic 1- COVID-Vaccine-Myocarditis AHA: Don't Delay COVID Shot While CDC Reviews Myocarditis Cases https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953233 Myocarditis after BNT162b2 and mRNA-1273 Vaccination https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.121.055913 2-...

Duration:00:22:07

June 11, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

6/11/2021
COVID vaccine myocarditis, AF post-stroke, semaglutide, and iPhones and cardiac devices are the topics John Mandrola, MD, discusses in this week’s podcast. https://www.medscape.com/twic COVID-Vaccine-Myocarditis More Evidence Links COVID Vaccines to Rare Cases of Myocarditis in Youth https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952905 - Symptomatic Acute Myocarditis in Seven Adolescents Following the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccination...

Duration:00:19:26

May 21, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

5/21/2021
John Mandrola, MD, presents an ACC 2021 recap. https://www.medscape.com/twic ACC 2021 Reveiw I -- Left Atrial Appendage Closure LAAOS III: Surgical LAA Closure Cuts AF Stroke Risk by One Third https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951232 - Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion during Cardiac Surgery to Prevent Stroke https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2101897 Watchman Registry: 1-Year Stroke Estimates Reassuringly Low https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951235 II -...

Duration:00:28:00

May 14, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

5/14/2021
The upcoming ACC meeting, polypharmacy, finerenone, and ethics and professionalism are the topics covered by John Mandrola, MD, in this week’s podcast. https://www.medscape.com/twic ACC Preview: ACC.21 Looks to Repeat Success Despite Pandemic Headwinds https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/950836 - Level and Prevalence of Spin in Published Cardiovascular Randomized Clinical Trial Reports With Statistically Nonsignificant Primary Outcomes: A Systematic Review...

Duration:00:17:07

May 7, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

5/7/2021
COVID-19 and BMI, TAVR vs SAVR, subcutaneous ICD, SGLT2 inhibitors, and physician-Moms are the topics John Mandrola, MD, discusses in this week’s podcast. https://www.medscape.com/twic COVID-19 COVID-19 Severity Starts in Normal BMI Range, Especially in Young https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/950568 - Associations between body-mass index and COVID-19 severity in 6·9 million people in England: a prospective, community-based, cohort study...

Duration:00:19:59

Apr 30, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

4/30/2021
COVID-19 and global vaccinations, AF screening, conduction-system pacing, FDA ban on menthol tobacco, and a heartfelt essay are the topics John Mandrola, MD, discusses in this week’s podcast. https://www.medscape.com/twic COVID-19 Indians Rush for COVID-19 Vaccines as Death Toll Passes 200,000 https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/950095 - Vaccine Breakthrough Infections with SARS-CoV-2 Variants https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2105000 AF Screening: Modest Clinical Gain for AF...

Duration:00:23:02

Apr 23, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

4/23/2021
Cardiac status post COVID-19 in athletes, AF ablation, and bias against procedural doctors are the topics covered by John Mandrola, MD, in this week’s podcast https://www.medscape.com/twic COVID-19 COVID-19 Outbreak Associated with a SARS-CoV-2 R.1 Lineage Variant in a Skilled Nursing Facility After Vaccination Program — Kentucky, March 2021 https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7017e2.htm Professor Zeynep Tufekci Newsletter:...

Duration:00:23:15

Apr 16, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

4/16/2021
COVID-19 vaccine-related clotting, vitamin D, anticoagulation strategies before PCI, and a good intervention at end of life are the topics John Mandrola, MD, discusses in this week’s podcast. https://www.medscape.com/twic COVID-19: How Some COVID-19 Vaccines Could Cause Rare Blood Clots https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949262 FAQ: What to Know About the J&J Vaccine Pause https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949231 Vitamin D Screening: Don't Screen for Vitamin D in General...

Duration:00:18:14

Apr 9, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

4/9/2021
COVID-19, COVID-19 vaccines, hybrid AF ablation TAVR and who gets to be called a doctor are the topics by John Mandrola, MD, in this week’s podcast. https://www.medscape.com/twic COVID-19 UK Regulators to Offer Under-30s Alternative to AZ COVID Vaccine https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/948934 - News - Communicating the potential benefits and harms of the Astra-Zeneca COVID-19 vaccine...

Duration:00:23:27

April 2, 2021 This Week in Cardiology

4/2/2021
COVID-19, long-COVID, the language of medicine, childhood obesity, and open notes are the topics covered by John Mandrola, MD, in this week's podcast. https://www.medscape.com/twic COVID-19 AstraZeneca COVID Vaccine: Clotting Disorder Mechanism Revealed? https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/948560 Long COVID Long COVID Brings Welcome Attention to POTS https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/948174 Keep Both 'Renal' and 'Nephro' in Glossary of Kidney...

Duration:00:17:57

Mar 26, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

3/26/2021
COVID-19, AF detection post stroke, new measures of heart function, and structural racism in quality measures are the topics covered by John Mandrola, MD, in this week’s podcast. https://www.medscape.com/twic COVID-19 NIH Rebukes AstraZeneca Vaccine Interim Data: 'Incomplete' https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947954 Neutralizing Antibodies Against SARS-CoV-2 Variants After Infection and Vaccination https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2777898 AF and Stroke Insertable...

Duration:00:19:25

Mar 19, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

3/19/2021
COVID-19, Fish Oil and AF risk, SGLT2 inhibitors and renal outcomes, and TAVR vs SAVR are the topics discussed by John Mandrola, MD, in this week’s podcast. https://www.medscape.com/twic COVID-19 EMA Launches Review of Clot Risk With AstraZeneca COVID Vaccine https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947393 AZ Vaccine Safe Overall but Questions Remain over Unusual Clots https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947733 Fish Oil and AF Dose-Related AF Risk With Omega-3 Fatty Acids?...

Duration:00:18:28

March 12, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

3/12/2021
COVID-19, heart failure classifications, DOAC after bioprosthetic valves, and Medicare spending in the pandemic year Are the topics discussed by John Mandrola, MD, in this week’s podcast. https://www.medscape.com/twic I. COVID-19 Vaccination in Israel COVID-19 Vaccination Linked to Less Mechanical Ventilation https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946568 BNT162b2 mRNA Covid-19 Vaccine in a Nationwide Mass Vaccination Setting https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2101765 II. Heart...

Duration:00:21:10

March 5, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

3/5/2021
Cardiac studies in professional athletes after COVID-19 infection, percutaneous valve repair, AF screening, and social media are the topics discussed by John Mandrola, MD, in this week’s podcast. To read a partial transcript or to comment https://www.medscape.com/twic COVID and the Athletic Heart Incidence of Cardiac Pathology Post-COVID in Pro Athletes < 1% https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946902 Prevalence of Inflammatory Heart Disease Among Professional Athletes With Prior COVID-19...

Duration:00:17:54

Feb 26, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

2/26/2021
Risk factors for COVID-19, CMR after COVID-19, and two important obesity studies are discussed in this week’s podcast. To read a partial transcript or to comment https://www.medscape.com/twic Cardiometabolic Conditions and COVID19 Most Severe COVID Tied to Four Cardiometabolic Conditions https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946488 Coronavirus Disease 2019 Hospitalizations Attributable to Cardiometabolic Conditions in the United States: A Comparative Risk Assessment Analysis...

Duration:00:20:11