Search Tag: ACC/AHA guidelines

Cardiology Management

Comparing Lipid Guidelines: ESC vs. 2018 ACC/AHA

2019 23 Sep

The European Society of Cardiology’s Guideline for the Management of Dyslipidaemias was announced at ESC 2019, nine months after the publication of the 2018 ACC/AHA Multisociety Guidelines for the Management of Blood Cholesterol. A major question for healthcare professionals around the globe is: how do these two guidelines compare? What are the differences... Read more

Cardiology Management

Enhanced ACC/AHA strategy for prevention of sudden cardiac death

2019 29 May

When we talk about hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), sudden cardiac death (SCD) is one of the most devastating complications associated with this disease. It is also one of the most common causes of SCD in the young. However, the management of HCM has been made possible through the use of implantable cardioverter/defibrillators (ICDs), which were... Read more