Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

This Week in Cardiology

Mar 11, 2022

AF screening, CTA, stroke prevention and broken observational studies, and medical writing are the topics John Mandrola, MD discusses in this week’s podcast.

This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. To read a partial transcript or to comment, visit:

I - AF Screening

- Handheld ECGs Ease A-Fib Screening in the Very Elderly

- Screening for Atrial Fibrillation in Older Adults at Primary Care Visits: the VITAL-AF Randomized Controlled Trial


- DISCHARGE: CTA Shows Safety Edge vs Cath in Intermediate-Risk Stable Chest Pain

- CT or Invasive Coronary Angiography in Stable Chest Pain

III - Stroke Prevention post TAVI

- Silver Lining Emerges for Embolic Protection in Post-TAVR Stroke

- Cerebral Embolic Protection and Stroke-Related Mortality Following Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

- Safety and efficacy of cerebral protection devices in transcatheter aortic valve replacement: A clinical end-points meta-analysis

- Cerebral Embolic Protection and Outcomes of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: Results From the Transcatheter Valve Therapy Registry

IV - Medical Writing

- Writing Program Asks Physicians to Explore Their Experiences

You may also like:

Medscape editor-in-chief Eric Topol, MD, and master storyteller and clinician Abraham Verghese, MD, on Medicine and the Machine

The Bob Harrington Show with Stanford University Chair of Medicine, Robert A. Harrington, MD.

Questions or feedback, please contact