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Top stroke news of 2019: ISC updates, recurrent stroke prevention and more

Posted on January 25, 2020

Healio and Cardiology Today compiled a list of the most-read articles in stroke research published in 2019.This year, Healio readers were most... more

FDA: Paclitaxel device use requires risk-benefit discussion with patients

Posted on January 24, 2020

Despite being associated with a long-term mortality signal, paclitaxel-coated devices are staying on the market because benefits outweigh risks for some patients,... more

Palliative care may be underutilized for MI despite increase in recent years

Posted on January 24, 2020

The use of palliative care was low for patients hospitalized for acute MI, but the rate of use increased between 2002 and... more

Higher protein intake linked to more rapid kidney function decline after myocardial infarction

Posted on January 24, 2020

A study of 2,248 patients, most of whom had normal kidney function at baseline, found patients who had higher protein intakes experienced... 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 their national societies.

 

  •  Hector Ventura

    President

    Affiliations/Memberships Section Head, Cardiomyopathy and Heart Transplant Director, Cardiovascular Disease Training Program (more…) more

  •  Jack Tan

    President-elect

    Dr Jack Tan graduated from the Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore in 1997. In 2007, he spent one year at UC Davis (more…) more

  •  Pablo Avanzas

    Secretary

    Affiliations/Memberships Consultant in Invasive Cardiology, Hospital Universitario Central de Asturias, Oviedo, Spain Fellow of the European Society (more…) more

  •  Thomas Kahan

    Treasurer

    Affiliations/Memberships Professor of Medicine Department of Clinical Sciences, Danderyd Hospital Division of Cardiovascular Medicine (more…) more