92 senior representatives of the Inequalities in Health Alliance (IHA) have written to the Prime Minister calling for a cross-government strategy to reduce health inequalities. The letter…View More Inequalities in Health Alliance calls on Prime Minister to reduce health inequalities.
By Ahmed El-Medany One of the most popular sessions every year, an excellent variety of trials were presented at the 2021 BCS Annual Conference. For…View More In case you missed it: a summary of the BCS ’21 top 10 trials (Part II)
The British Cardiovascular Society (BCS) has today released a Joint Statement together with the British Heart Valve Society (BHVS), the Society for Cardiothoracic Surgeons (SCTS),…View More Anticoagulation of Patients with Mechanical Heart Valves.
By Sean Zheng Key messages Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFPEF) is a common cause of hospitalisation, impaired quality of life, restricted functional capacity,…View More Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction
By Syed Ghias Take Home Messages Coronary computed tomographic angiography (CCTA) is a well-established non-invasive diagnostic modality which reliably rules out obstructive coronary artery disease…View More Utility of CT coronary angiography in non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome
By Syed Ghias Take Home Messages Sodium-glucose co-transporter-2 (SGLT-2) inhibitors are a novel class of oral hypoglycaemic medications which have been shown to be effective…View More Sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitors – new frontier in the treatment of heart failure
Expert Opinion by: Dr Steve Furniss, Consultant Cardiologist, East Sussex Healthcare TrustView More NICE- Atrial Fibrillation Guidelines
By Ahmed El-Medany Presented by: Dr Fozia Ahmed, Consultant Cardiologist, Manchester Heart Centre The Digital Innovation in Cardiology session at BCS 2021 was a fascinating…View More Digital solutions to identify worsening heart failure: TRIAGEHF PLUS
By Guy Lloyd In one of the standout session during BCS 2021, the enormous problem of cardiologist burnout, its causes and consequences as well as…View More Cardiologist Burnout to Clinical Wellness: A mountain to climb but a roadmap to follow
Today the British Cardiovascular Society, together with the Association for Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia and Critical Care, the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society, the British Heart Valve Society…View More Getting the best from the Heart Team: Guidance for the structure and function of cardiac multidisciplinary meetings