Tag: JACC

New JACC publication reinforces valve of a coronary CTA + HeartFlow...

HeartFlow has announced the publication of the PACIFIC substudy showing that their FFRct Analysis demonstrates the highest diagnostic performance for detecting coronary artery disease...

Sleeping less than six hours a night may increase cardiovascular risk

People who sleep less than six hours a night may be at increased risk of cardiovascular disease compared with those who sleep between seven...

American College of Cardiology update appropriate use criteria for performing coronary...

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

Blood troponin level could predict silent heart disease risk

A high-sensitivity blood test could be used to predict which patients are at risk of a heart attack according to new research funded by...

Smartphones can help to streamline hospital transfer for myocardial infarction patients

A study published, as a research letter, in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology indicates that smartphone communication among medical teams at...