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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 is intended for US health professionals only.

This podcast delivers Dr. John Mandrola’s summary and perspective on top news of the week that cardiologists can’t miss. This podcast is intended for US health professionals only.

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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. This podcast is intended for US health professionals only.

Language:

English


Episodes

Dec 2, 2022 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

12/2/2022
SGLT2 inhibitors, publishing choices, second and third order effects of interventions, decision support, and patient selection for preventive procedures are the topics John Mandrola, MD, discusses in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I. EMPA Kidney - EMPA-Kidney Seals SGLT2 Inhibitors as 'Foundational' for CKD https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/984439 -...

Duration:00:24:01

Nov 18, 2022, This Week in Cardiology

11/18/2022
AHA 2022, Part 2: IRONMAN, ECMO-CS, CTS-AMI, and PROGRESSIVE AF are the trials John Mandrola, MD, reviews in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I. Pushback on PROMINENT Zimerman Thread: https://twitter.com/AndreZimerman/status/1593019800036708353 II. IRONMAN IRONMAN Galvanizes Case for IV Iron Repletion in Heart...

Duration:00:25:14

Nov 11, 2022 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

11/11/2022
AHA 2022 Part 1: ISCHEMIA-EXTEND, STRONG-HF, chlorthalidone vs HCTZ, experts vs practitioners; torsemide vs furosemide; and TG lowering are discussed by John Mandrola, MD, in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I. AHA Meta-comments II. ISCHEMIA-Extended - ISCHEMIA-EXTEND: Conservative Stable CAD Management Holds Up https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/983657 -...

Duration:00:22:22

Nov 4, 2022 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

11/4/2022
AF conversion in the ED, HRT, a shining example of evidence-based medicine and less-is-more, multimorbidity, and what’s coming at AHA are the topics John Mandrola, MD, covers in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I. AF Conversion - IV Potassium and Magnesium an Acute Treatment for AF? https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/983137 - Association of Intravenous...

Duration:00:21:31

Oct 28 2022 This Week in Cardiology

10/28/2022
ERASE AF follow-up, recreational drugs and AF, etripamil, misuse of science, and diabetes as a cardiovascular risk factor are the topics John Mandrola, MD, discusses in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I. Follow-up on ERASE AF II. Recreational Drugs Four Commonly Abused Drugs Linked With Atrial Fibrillation https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/983052 III....

Duration:00:21:43

Oct 21, 2022 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

10/21/2022
The ERASE AF ablation trial, left bundle pacing, finerenone, and perceptions of cardiology are the topics John Mandrola, MD, discusses in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I. AF Ablation - Low-Voltage Myocardium-Guided Ablation Trial of Persistent Atrial Fibrillation https://evidence.nejm.org/doi/10.1056/EVIDoa2200141 - Approaches to Catheter Ablation for...

Duration:00:26:37

Oct 14, 2022 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

10/14/2022
Chest pain evaluation in the ED, peer review, the NordICC trial, and a surgeon lost too early are the topics John Mandrola, MD, discusses in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I. Chest Pain Consensus Pathway - ACC Issues Guidance on ED Evaluation of Acute Chest Pain https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/982302 - 2022 ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway on the...

Duration:00:21:21

Oct 7, 2022 This Week in Cardiology

10/7/2022
Post-PCI antiplatelet therapy, palliative care in patients with HF, Watchman information on hospital websites, and HCM in athletes are the topics John Mandrola, MD, covers in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I. Post-Stent Antiplatelet Therapy SMART-CHOICE 3-Year Results Support Dropping Aspirin After PCI https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/981741 Long-term...

Duration:00:22:10

Sep 30, 2022 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

9/30/2022
Pulmonary embolism, coffee, when DOACs don’t work, lipoprotein (a), and the marginal benefits of current CV therapy are the topics John Mandrola, MD, discusses in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I. Pulmonary Embolism - Positive Data on Thrombectomy Catheter That Avoids Thrombolytics in Acute PE https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/981322 - Acute Outcomes for...

Duration:00:26:25

Sep 23, 2022 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

9/23/2022
In this week’s podcast, John Mandrola, MD, discusses the PROTECTED TAVR trial, renal denervation, left atrial appendage closure and deprescribing aspirin. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I Cerebral Embolic Protection After TAVI - Clear Stroke Benefit Eludes Embolic Protection: PROTECTED TAVR https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/980978 - Cerebral Embolic Protection during...

Duration:00:27:14

Sept 16, 2022 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

9/16/2022
The safety of very low LDL-C, the win-ratio analytic method, sacubitril/valsartan, SGLT2 inhibitors, and percutaneous left atrial appendage closure are discussed in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I PCSK9I Evolocumab Benefits Accrue With Longer Follow-up: FOURIER OLE https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/979950 - Evolocumab and Clinical Outcomes in Patients...

Duration:00:21:46

Sep 9, 2022 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

9/9/2022
A potential new anticoagulant, surveillance stress testing, a trial misinterpretation, an old diuretic, and AI in cardiology are the topics John Mandrola, MD, discusses in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I. Factor XI inhibitors - Factor XIa Inhibitor After MI, Stroke Encouraging in Early Phase 2 Studies https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/979942 -...

Duration:00:23:36

Sep 2 2022 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

9/2/2022
A second ESC review covering REVIVED, the DANCAVAS CV screening trial, DELIVER on dapagliflozin in HF with mildly reduced EF, and the INVICTUS trial of rivaroxaban in rheumatic heart disease. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I REVIVED BCIS - PCI Fails to Beat OMT in Ischemic Cardiomyopathy: REVIVED-BCIS2 https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/979853 - Percutaneous Revascularization...

Duration:00:22:40

Aug 26, 2022 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

8/26/2022
Early rhythm control in AF, treating coronary artery disease before transcatheter aortic valve implantation, and an ESC 2022 preview are the topics John Mandrola, MD, covers in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I. Early Rhythm Control - Early AF Rhythm-Control Advantage Climbs With Comorbidity Burden: EAST-AFNET4 https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/979627 -...

Duration:00:24:32

Aug 19, 2022 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

8/19/2022
The obesity paradox in AF and paradoxes in general, digital health gets whacked again, and direct-to-consumer ads are the topics discussed by John Mandrola, MD in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I. Collider Bias and the Obesity Paradox - 'Obesity Paradox' in Atrial Fibrillation Challenged as Mortality Climbs With BMI...

Duration:00:21:50

Aug 12, 2022 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

8/12/2022
AF screening; sodium, potassium, BP, and CV outcomes; drug prices; and cardio-respiratory fitness are the topics John Mandrola, MD, covers in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I. AF Screening - Using Wearable Devices to Detect AF Is 'Cost Effective' https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/978861 - Cost-effectiveness of Screening for Atrial Fibrillation Using...

Duration:00:20:17

Aug 5, 2022 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

8/5/2022
Hyperkalemia in heart failure, CV health in America, primary prevention ICDs, and a debate about posters at medical meetings are the topics discussed by John Mandrola, MD in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I. Hyperkalemia in Heart Failure - DIAMOND: Adding Patiromer Helps Optimize HF Meds, Foils Hyperkalemia https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/971616 -...

Duration:00:23:28

July 29, 2022 This Week in Cardiology

7/29/2022
A big new HF and EP trial, doctors and probability, LV assist devices in cardiogenic shock, vitamin D, and exercise in PAD are the topics John Mandrola, MD, discusses in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I. Left vs Left RCT Taking Cardiac Pacing From Boring to Super-Cool https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/973615 Conduction-System Pacing Shines vs BiV Pacing...

Duration:00:23:22

July 22, 2022 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

7/22/2022
Therapeutic fashion and conduction system pacing, early rhythm control in AF, statins in CKD, and salt intake in HF are the topics discussed by John Mandrola, MD, in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I – Therapeutic Fashion and Conduction System Pacing - Medical Necessity vs Therapeutic Fashion: How Evidence-Based Is Your Field of Medicine?...

Duration:00:23:02

July 15, 2022 This Week in Cardiology Podcast

7/15/2022
The LIFE study, multimorbidity and evidence translation, cardiac arrest and therapeutic fashion, diabetes and cardiology, and EP cuts are the topics John Mandrola, MD, tackles in this week’s podcast. This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit: https://www.medscape.com/twic I – LIFE Study and Substudy - LIFE: ARNI Does Not Best Valsartan in Advanced Heart Failure https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952681 - Tolerability of...

Duration:00:19:09