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2013-12-18 23:29:30

Final Videos Justify the Costs and Benefits of ACE Cath Lab Accreditation Washington, DC (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 Two additional videos from the 3-Part Accreditation Series about Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence (ACE), taped during the 2013 Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) Scientific Sessions in Orlando, FL, will be released this week. The video sessions review the benefits of ACE accreditation justifying the cost of accreditation services to the...

2013-12-03 23:01:55

Mount Sinai Hospital’s Cardiologists Contribute to the Creation of Newly Proposed MOGE(S) Classification System for Cardiomyopathy Disorders, with an Easy-to-Use Online Diagnostic App for Physicians New York, NY (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 Leading cardiologists at The Mount Sinai Hospital have contributed to the development of a new classification system called MOGE(S) for cardiomyopathies, the diseases of the heart muscle which can lead to heart enlargement and heart failure. The new...

2013-11-21 23:30:17

Cardiovascular Industry Forewarning; ACE Releases Two Accreditation Videos Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Eliciting a forewarning to his peers during the Scripps Cardiovascular Interventions 24th Annual Conference, October 2-4, 2013 in La Jolla, CA, Christopher J. White, MD, FSCAI, Professor and Chairman of Medicine and System Chair for Cardiovascular Disease, Ochsner Medical Institutions, New Orleans, LA, stressed that the interventional cardiology community is in the throes of...

2013-11-13 13:56:31

Researchers at the University of Copenhagen, Rigshospitalet and Herlev Hospital have identified a clear link between narrowed heart valves and a special lipoprotein in the blood. In the long term, the research may well help to prevent valvular heart disease. The new findings have just been published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Aortic valve stenosis (AS) – in which the opening of the aortic valve is narrowed – affects 2-7 percent of the Danish population aged...

2013-11-12 23:31:28

ACE Receives Mention at TCT25; St. Mary's Receives Accreditation by ACE Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 The Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence (ACE) received acclaim during the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) conference, October 27 – November 1, 2013 in San Francisco. Presenting on the importance of using and documenting Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) to control costs and improve quality in the cardiac cath lab (CCL), Peter L. Duffy, M.D., FACC,...

2013-10-22 23:28:56

ACE accredits first NY Hospital; second in the USA to accomplish accreditation in all three cardiovascular quality disciplines. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 Newly accredited St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center, Syracuse N.Y., is the first hospital in New York and the second in the United States to accomplish accreditation in all three cardiovascular quality disciplines with the Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence (ACE): Diagnostic Cath, PCI and Carotid Artery...

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Journal of the American College of Cardiology
2012-04-29 23:03:49

The Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC) is a peer-reviewed medical journal published by Elsevier. It covers all aspects of cardiovascular disease, including original clinical studies, experimental investigations with clear clinical relevance, state-of-the-art papers, viewpoints, and editorials and essays interpreting and commenting on the research presented. According to its website, http://content.onlinejacc.org, the Journal of the American College of Cardiology is the...

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