Heart failure has quickly become one of the top causes of morbidity and mortality accounting for 1 in 9 deaths. As patients with coronary artery disease live longer, survive myocardial infarctions, and bypass surgery, more live with heart failure. The disease has a staggering mortality rate of over 50% within 5 years of diagnosis. The […]
Tag: American College of Cardiology
A medical app that summaries the 2017 ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway for Periprocedural Management of Anticoagulation in Patients with Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation.
The ACC’s newest medical app combines components of some of their most popular medical apps into one.
This year’s best new medical apps for iPhone & Android cover a lot of territory and surprisingly most are free.
An app to help clinicians learn about how to assess and manage statin intolerance
An interactive app to improve patient communication from the American College Cardiology
An app described as a pilot-with guidelines for cholesterol, risk assessment, and heart failure included
A resource to improve communication about risks/benefits of OACs in atrial fibrillation
The ACC’s free Med Reminder app is an excellent choice to recommend to patients
The ASCVD Risk Estimator app, created by the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association, is a quick way to estimate a patient’s 10-year and lifetime risk for athersclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD).
The American College of Cardiology (ACC) recently launched CardioSmartTXT™, a free texting program to prevent and manage cardiovascular disease. CardioSmartTXT will provide support, information, advice and tips on heart disease prevention as well as disease-specific states.