Tag: American College of Cardiology

Athena Poppas begins ACC presidency

Athena Poppas (Providence, USA) is the new president of the American College of Cardiology (ACC). Her term officially began at the close of the...

ACC makes senior staff appointments

The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has announced several promotions and structural changes within its senior staff. The College said that the staff changes...

Report calls for US to prioritise health resources towards diagnosing and...

A report—modified from US global health recommendations from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine (previously the Institute of Medicine) and published in...

American College of Cardiology says that reforms to US healthcare come...

The president of the American College of Cardiology (ACC), Mary Norine Walsh, has said that “it is concerning” that the Graham-Cassidy proposal (for US...

ACC releases new appropriate use criteria for coronary revascularisation

The American College of Cardiology (ACC), along with several partnering organisations, has released updated appropriate use criteria for performing coronary revascularisation in patients with...

New ACC/AHA report outlines 10 measures for the prevention of sudden...

A new report from the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association presents 10 quality and performance measures that are intended to...