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This Week in Cardiology

Aug 18, 2023

ICD generator change, less is more in VT management, co-morbidity in HF, and SGLT2i after AF ablation are the topics discussed by John Mandrola, MD, in this week’s podcast.

This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only.

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I. ICD Gen Change

- Patients’ Perspectives Regarding Generator Exchanges of Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators




- Poole and colleagues; 11-year follow-up of  SCD-HeFT

- Editorial – Howell/Stecker

II. VT Therapy

Crossed Wires: Ischemia Testing and Monomorphic VT Storm

- Cleveland Clinic Study

III. Co-Morbidity in HF

- Hospital admissions in the last year of life of patients with heart failure

- Four Horsemen of Apocalypse Lecture

IV. SGLT2i After Ablation for AF

SGLT2 Inhibitors Curb AF Post-Ablation Recurrences in Diabetes

- Observational Study – Abu-Qaoud et al

- Meta-analysis SGLT2i and AF

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