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ISCP Featured Sessions 2017

ISCP Webinar: Cardiovascular Risk Management of Diabetes and SGLT2 Inhibitors

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Predictors of delayed wound healing after endovascular therapy for CLI identified

Posted on December 15 ,2017

Wound nonhealing after endovascular therapy for below-the-knee lesions in patients with critical limb ischemia was predicted by various factors concerning the general condition of... more

Cardiac rehabilitation improves physical fitness, quality of life in CAD

Posted on December 15 ,2017

Patients with symptomatic CAD who completed an outpatient cardiac rehabilitation program had improved peak oxygen uptake and quality of life, according to a study... more

Quantitative test risk-stratifies elderly patients with possible CAD

Posted on December 15 ,2017

An age, sex and gene expression score, or ASGES, can be used to assess older patients with symptoms of obstructive CAD, which may reduce... more

DAPT superior to aspirin for outcomes after CABG

Posted on December 15 ,2017

Major adverse CV events, graft occlusion and all-cause mortality occurred less in patients who were given dual antiplatelet therapy after CABG vs. those taking... more

AMA: Deadline to avoid Medicare payment penalty approaching

Posted on December 15 ,2017

David O. BarbeDec. 31 is the last day physicians can act to avoid a Medicare payment penalty under the Medicare Access and Chip Reauthorization... more

Optimal endovascular strategy for infrapopliteal lesions remains unclear

Posted on December 14 ,2017

Although drug-coated balloons show some promise as a treatment option for patients with infrapopliteal lesions, questions linger about their efficacy in this population, experts... more

Expert panel: Clinical need for bioresorbable technology remains

Posted on December 14 ,2017

Although disappointing data and safety issues hampered the introduction of bioresorbable vascular scaffolds, improvements in technology and implantation techniques as well as optimized patient... more

ISCP book series

Current Cardiovascular Therapy
Kaski, Juan Carlos.

Series Editor: Juan Carlos Kaski Cardiovascular pharmacotherapy is a fast-moving and complex discipline within cardiology in general. New studies, trials and indications are appearing on a regular basis. This series created with the support of the International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy (ISCP) is designed to establish the baseline level of knowledge that a cardiovascular professional needs to know on a day-to-day basis. The information within is designed to allow readers to learn quickly and with certainty the mode of action,...

  • Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapy

    A. Ferro, D.A. Garcia (Eds.)

  • Pharmacological Treatment of Acute Coronary Syndromes

    Avanzas, Pablo; Clemmensen, Peter(Eds.)

  • Atrial Fibrillation Therapy

    Gheorghe-Andrei Dan, Antoni Bayes de Luna, John Camm(Eds.)

board of directors

Providing a leadership and advocacy role amongst members of the their national societies.
  • Felipe Martínez

    ISCP Executive Committee

    Affiliations/Memberships Emeritus Professor of Medicine Cordoba National University Director Institut DAMIC-Fundacion Rusculleda Córdoba Argentina Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology (FESC) Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC) Past President International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacology (more…) more

  • Gheorghe-Andrei Dan

    ISCP Executive Committee

    Affiliations Professor of Cardiology and Internal Medicine Head of Internal Medicine Clinic Head of Cardiology Department Senior Researcher 1st dgr Colentina University Hospital Medicine Faculty Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest Romania (more…) more

  • Antoni Martínez-Rubio

    ISCP Executive Committee

    Affiliations/Memberships Department of Cardiology University Hospital Sabadell Autonomous University of Barcelona Barcelona Spain International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy Research interests Atrial Fibrillation Heart Failure Catheter Ablation Coronary Artery Disease more

  • Juan Carlos Kaski

    ISCP Executive Committee

    Affiliations/Memberships Professor of Cardiovascular Science St George's University of London London UK Research interests Coronary artery disease Microvascular angina Cardiac biomarkers Coronary artery spasm Inflammation more