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Updated:Oct 13,2014
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Best of Sessions and Clinical Cardiovascular Prevention Guidelines
2013 Presidential Address and Opening Session
Mariell Jessup, MD, FAHA, President, American Heart Association Robert Harrington, MD, FAHA, Chair, Scientific Sessions Program Committee
Tom Aufderheide interviews Francis Kim, who presented the results for the Randomized Clinical Trial of Pre-hospital Induction of Mild Hypothermia in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Patients Using a Rapid Infusion of 4oC Normal Saline Ralph Sacco interviews Jiang He, who presented the results of Blood Pressure Reduction Among Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial
Graham Nichol interviews Niklas Nielsen who presented the results for Target Temperature Management 33°C versus 36°C after Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrest, a Randomized, Parallel Group, Assessor Blinded Clinical Trial at Scientific Sessions 2013. Clyde Yancy, past President of the American Heart Association interviews Mark A. Pfeffer and Bertram Pitt, investigators of Treatment Of Preserved Cardiac Function Heart Failure with an Aldosterone Antagonist (TOPCAT), which they presented at Scientific Sessions 2013.
Tim Gardner, past President of the American Heart Association, interviews Michael Acker about his presentation Severe Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation: Is it Better to Repair or Replace the Valve? (CTSN SMR) Greg Fonarow interviews Horng Chen, who presented the results for Renal Optimization Strategies Evaluation in Acute Heart Failure (ROSE AHF) Trial at Scientific Sessions 2013.
Fred Masoudi interviews panelist from LBCT.03 on Medical and Surgical Approaches to Improving Heart Failure Outcomes. Participants include discussants Marco Metra, Anthony Tang, Tim Gardner and Margaret Redfield. Christian Shay interviews Jaime Céspedes, primary investigator for Promotion of CV Health in Preschool Children
Fred Masoudi interviews Michael Ho, primary investigator for Multifaceted Intervention to Improve Medication Adherence and Secondary Preventionn Measures (Medication Study) After ACS Hospital Discharge Mark Creager interviews Christopher J. Cooper and Lance Dworkin, primary investigator and study chair respectively, of A Randomized Mulitcenter Clinical Trial of Renal Artery Stenting in Preventing Cardiovascular and Renal Events: Results of the CORAL Study
Ken Cooper, Jean-Pierre Despres, Ross Arena, Grant Tomkinson, Bejamin Levine, and Laura DeFina review some of the highlights of the special session on the Emergence of Physical Fitness and Activity as a Primary Health Indicator: A Historical Perspective from the Cooper Clinic. Elaine Hylek and Patrick Ellinor discuss the implications of some of the trials presented in the session on New Strategies for AFib Patients, including EU-PACT, COAG, and ENGAGE AF-TIMI 48.
Frank Sacks interviews Nicole Li, the primary investigator of the China Rural Health Initiative study. Roberto Bolli and Thomas Povsic discuss the science presented during CS.01 Applications of Cell-Based Therapies to Treat Cardiac and Peripheral Diseases
Bob Bonow, Paul Armstrong, Young-Hak Kim, and Bimal Shah discuss the trials presented at CS.02 Biomarkers in Populations. Mary Cushman, William C. Cushman, Keith C. Ferdinand, Zahi Fayad, and Robert Eckel discuss the implications of the science presented in the clinical science session on Novel Approaches to Treating Hypertension and Atherosclerosis.
Jean-Sebastien Hulot, Amy Sarma, and Tara Chang discuss the trials presented in CS.04 Advanced Cardiovascular Disease: Complications and Challenges.  

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