FOCUS ISSUE: PROVE IT-TIMI 22
- Restricted accessEarly and Late Benefits of High-Dose Atorvastatin in Patients With Acute Coronary SyndromesResults From the PROVE IT-TIMI 22 TrialKausik K. Ray, PROVE IT-TIMI 22 Investigators, et al.
- Restricted accessCan Low-Density Lipoprotein Be Too Low? The Safety and Efficacy of Achieving Very Low Low-Density Lipoprotein With Intensive Statin TherapyA PROVE IT-TIMI 22 SubstudyStephen D. Wiviott, PROVE IT-TIMI 22 Investigators, et al.
- Restricted accessRelationship Between Uncontrolled Risk Factors and C-Reactive Protein Levels in Patients Receiving Standard or Intensive Statin Therapy for Acute Coronary Syndromes in the PROVE IT-TIMI 22 TrialKausik K. Ray, PROVE IT-TIMI 22 Investigators, et al.
SIMON DACK LECTURE
- Restricted accessApplication of Evidence-Based Medical Therapy Is Associated With Improved Outcomes After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention and Is a Valid Quality IndicatorWissam A. Jaber, Charanjit S. Rihal, et al.
- Restricted accessEvolution in Cardiovascular Care for Elderly Patients With Non–ST-Segment Elevation Acute Coronary SyndromesResults From the CRUSADE National Quality Improvement InitiativeKaren P. Alexander, CRUSADE Investigators, et al.
- Restricted accessThe Implications of Blood Transfusions for Patients With Non–ST-Segment Elevation Acute Coronary SyndromesResults From the CRUSADE National Quality Improvement InitiativeXin Yang, CRUSADE Investigators, et al.
Coronary Artery Disease
- Restricted accessLongitudinal Structural Determinants of Atherosclerotic Plaque VulnerabilityA Computational Analysis of Stress Distribution Using Vessel Models and Three-Dimensional Intravascular Ultrasound ImagingKoji Imoto, Masunori Matsuzaki, et al.
- Restricted accessOperative and Late Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Outcomes in Matched African-American Versus Caucasian PatientsEvidence of a Late Survival-Medicaid AssociationAnoar Zacharias, Robert H. Habib, et al.
Heart Rhythm Disorders
- Restricted accessThe Relation Between Patients’ Outcomes and the Volume of Cardioverter-Defibrillator Implantation Procedures Performed by Physicians Treating Medicare BeneficiariesSana M. Al-Khatib, David E. Wennberg, et al.
- Restricted accessDilated-Hypokinetic Evolution of Hypertrophic CardiomyopathyPrevalence, Incidence, Risk Factors, and Prognostic Implications in Pediatric and Adult PatientsElena Biagini, Claudio Rapezzi, et al.
Congenital Heart Disease
- Restricted accessAbnormal Vasomotor Function of the Epicardial Coronary Arteries in Children Five to Eight Years After Arterial Switch OperationAn Angiographic and Intracoronary Doppler Flow Wire StudyMaria Giulia Gagliardi, Stephen P. Sanders, et al.
Letters to the Editor
ACCF/ASNC APPROPRIATENESS CRITERIA
- Restricted accessACCF/ASNC Appropriateness Criteria for Single-Photon Emission Computed Tomography Myocardial Perfusion Imaging (SPECT MPI)A Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Quality Strategic Directions Committee Appropriateness Criteria Working Group and the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology Endorsed by the American Heart AssociationRalph G. Brindis, Stephen A. Stowers, et al.
APPROPRIATENESS OF CARDIOVASCULAR IMAGING
- Access Denied2017 ACC/AHA/AAPA/ABC/ACPM/AGS/APhA/ASH/ASPC/NMA/PCNA Guideline for the Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Management of High Blood Pressure in AdultsA Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice GuidelinesPaul K. Whelton, Jackson T. Wright, et al.Journal of the American College of Cardiology
- Access Denied2018 AHA/ACC/AACVPR/AAPA/ABC/ACPM/ADA/AGS/APhA/ASPC/NLA/PCNA Guideline on the Management of Blood CholesterolA Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice GuidelinesScott M. Grundy, Joseph Yeboah, et al.Journal of the American College of Cardiology
- Access Denied2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart FailureA Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Failure Society of AmericaClyde W. Yancy, Cheryl Westlake, et al.Journal of the American College of Cardiology
- Access Denied2018 ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway on Novel Therapies for Cardiovascular Risk Reduction in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes and Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular DiseaseA Report of the American College of Cardiology Task Force on Expert Consensus Decision PathwaysSandeep R. Das, Laurence S. Sperling, et al.Journal of the American College of Cardiology
- Access Denied2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart FailureA Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice GuidelinesClyde W. Yancy, Bruce L. Wilkoff, et al.Journal of the American College of Cardiology