For Physicians

Heart & Vascular Update for Physicians: June 2016

  • Is hydrocholorothiazide the right anti-hypertensive drug for your patients
  • What is the role of aspirin in stroke prevention
  • Who is eligible for PCSK9
  • Upcoming conferences/events

Heart & Vascular Update for Physicians: February 2016

  • New guidelines for surgery for thoracic aortic aneurysm with bicuspid valve
  • Strain detects subclinical left ventricular dysfunction
  • Effective management of infective endocarditis
  • Upcoming conferences/events

Heart & Vascular Update for Physicians: November 2015

  • Fractional Flow Reserve defines revascularization needs
  • WATCHMAN™ helps reduce risk of stroke in atrial fibrillation patients
  • Praluent and Repatha approved by FDA as PCKS9 inhibitors
  • Venous disease more than just a cosmetic problem

Heart & Vascular Update for Physicians: August 2015

  • New pacemakers and ICDs allow for safe MRI
  • Novel pulmonary embolism treatments safer for patients (watch video)
  • Upcoming conferences/events

Heart & Vascular Update for Physicians: April 2015

  • Watchman device alternative to long-term anticoagulation for a-fib patients
  • Use of aspirin as primary prevention in cardiovascular disease questioned by FDA
  • Upcoming conferences/events

Heart & Vascular Update for Physicians: January 2015

  • Dual anti-platelet therapy after coronary stending
  • Extraction of pacemaker and implantable defibrillator leads
  • Upcoming conferences/events

Heart & Vascular Update for Physicians: September 2014

  • Updates to guidelines on non-cardiac surgery
  • Expedited EC CTA's help diagnosis acute chest pain patients
  • Minimaly invasive heart valve surgery
  • Upcoming conferences/events

Heart & Vascular Update for Physicians: June 2014

  • Impantable cardioverter defibrillator
  • Oral anticoagulants for atrial fibrillation
  • $50 Lung cancer screening
  • Cardiac rehabilitation for CHF
  • Upcoming conferences/events

Heart & Vascular Update for Physicians: March 2014

  • CIRC's new BioSkills Laboratory
  • New cholesterol treatment guidelines
  • Beaumont opens Cardiovascular Performance Clinic
  • Upcoming conference/events

Heart & Vascular Update for Physicians: December 2013

  • Transcatheter treatment of mitral regurgitation: The Mitra Clip®
  • Role of cardiac MRI imaging for heart failure
  • IVC filters
  • Toray hot balloon ablation trial
  • Master II: MGuard

Heart & Vascular Update for Physicians: September 2013

  • Learn about the latest advances in interventional cardiology
  • Treatment for atrial fibrillation
  • Treatment for varicose veins
  • Upcoming conferences/events

Heart & Vascular Update for Physicians: June 2013

  • Advances in preventive cardiology and lifestyle medicine
  • Advances in management of abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • Upcoming conferences/events

Heart & Vascular Update for Physicians: March 2013

  • Advances in treatment of pulmonary embolism
  • Appropriate use criteria for cardiac CTA
  • Upcoming conferences/events

Heart & Vascular Update for Physicians: December 2012

  • Tyner Center for cardiovascular interventions opens
  • Trancatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics conference
  • Upcoming conferences/events

Heart & Vascular Update for Physicians: September 2012

  • Research suggests calcium supplements may increase risk of heart attack
  • Dark chocolate: Sweet prevention for CV events
  • Side effects top reason patients stop using statins

Heart & Vascular Update for Physicians: Summer 2012

  • Low-dose warfarin during pregnancy
  • Azithromycin and the risk of cardiovascular death
  • Latest heart and vascular research at Beaumont
  • Upcoming conferences