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Guidance on Cardiac Implications of COVID-19 (ACC, 2020)

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 25, 2020 — In February 2020, the American College of Cardiology (ACC) released a clinical bulletin to address early cardiac implications of the current novel coronavirus epidemic, COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019).[1,2] The guidance is based on case reports as well as “provides …

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What If There Is a Virtual ACC and Nobody Cares?

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 25, 2020 — In normal times, I write a preview the week before a major cardiology meeting. These are not normal times. The coronavirus pandemic consumes everyone’s attention. As a virus, SARS-COV2 is nearly perfect. It does not often …

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ACC Guidance on Cardiac Implications of Coronavirus

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

“The first reported death was a 61-year-old male, with a long history of smoking, who succumbed to acute respiratory distress, heartfailure, and cardiac arrest,” the document notes. “Early, unpublished first-hand reports suggest at least some patients develop myocarditis.” Stressing the current uncertainty about the virus, the bulletin provides the following clinical …

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ACC Scientific Sessions to Go On Amid Coronavirus Concerns

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 02, 2020 — As the number of coronavirus cases tick upward in the United States, the American College of Cardiology (ACC) issued a statement that its annual scientific sessions, presented in conjunction this year with the World Congress of Cardiology (ACC.20/WCC), is …

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ACC, SCAI Weigh in on MI, Elective Cases

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 16, 2020 — New challenges can lead to new rules, or at least new protocols based on the best available data. The president of the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) recently announced a set of informal recommendations on …

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ACC Cautions on Troponin, Natriuretic Peptide Tests

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 19, 2020 — Two widely assayed cardiac biomarkers are often elevated in patients with coronavirus infection (COVID-19), for reasons that are still poorly understood, but tests for them shouldn’t be ordered except for standard clinical reasons. That means assays …

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2020 ACC Tournament bracket, schedule: Scores, updates, dates, location, live stream for March Madness

2020 ACC Tournament bracket, schedule: Scores, updates, dates, location, live stream for March Madness

One down, five to go. That’s the idea for North Carolina after its relatively painless 78-56 first-round victory over Virginia Tech in the ACC Tournament on Tuesday. The Tar Heels are attempting to become the first team since the event expanded to five rounds in 2014 to play the first …

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2020 ACC Tournament bracket, schedule: Live scores, updates, dates, location, live stream for March Madness

2020 ACC Tournament bracket, schedule: Live scores, updates, dates, location, live stream for March Madness

Mar 10, 2020 at 7:25 pm ET • 1 min read Florida State earned the No. 1 seed in next week’s ACC Tournament by winning the league’s regular-season race outright on Saturday. The Seminoles routed Boston College by double digits to lock down the top spot, claiming their first ACC …

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Google Search Trends in India on March 4, 2020, Explained: From Cryptocurrency to WhatsApp

Google Search Trends in India on March 4, 2020, Explained: From Cryptocurrency to WhatsApp

Google search trends are a peek at what has currently captured the attention of the globe, giving us a look at what people are searching for with the world’s most popular search engine. The Mountain View, California-based company publishes daily and real-time search trends in the major regions it operates …

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