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Today is World Heart Day!
In honor of this meaningful day dedicated to cardiovascular health, Elsevier is pleased to provide free access to some of the top articles from our cardiology journals. All articles are freely available through October 31, 2017, start reading and feel free to share them with your colleagues!
American Heart Journal
Availability of patient decision aids for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation: A systematic review
Overview of the 2017 US Food and Drug Administration Circulatory System Devices Panel meeting on the Sentinel Cerebral Protection System
A comparative study on the mechanical properties of the umbilical vein and umbilical artery under uniaxial loading
Is there a role for coronary artery calcification scoring in primary prevention of cerebrovascular disease?
Cardiovascular disease and cancer: Evidence for shared disease pathways and pharmacologic prevention
Canadian Journal of Cardiology
Contemporary Atrial Fibrillation Management: A Comparison of the Current AHA/ACC/HRS, CCS, and ESC Guidelines
Genetics for the Identification of Lipid Targets Beyond PCSK9
Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine
Acute cardiac sympathetic disruption in the pathogenesis of the takotsubo syndrome: A systematic review of the literature to date
CASE: Cardiovascular Imaging Case Reports
Coronary Perforation and Pericardial Effusion Complicating Coronary Radiation–Induced Angiosarcoma: Findings from Echocardiography, Cardiac Magnetic Resonance, Angiography, and Pathology
Left Atrial Appendage Membrane in a Patient Presenting with Stroke
Clinical Trials and Regulatory Science in Cardiology
Adherence to anticoagulant treatment with apixaban and rivaroxaban in a real-world setting
Current Problems in Cardiology
Clinical Perspective on Antihypertensive Drug Treatment in Adults With Grade 1 Hypertension and Low-to-Moderate Cardiovascular Risk: An International Expert Consultation
Renal Artery Stenosis: When to Revascularize in 2017
World Heart Federation Cholesterol Roadmap
A New Age for African-Driven Genomics Research: Human Heredity and Health in Africa (H3Africa)
Permanent his-bundle pacing for cardiac resynchronization therapy: Initial feasibility study in lieu of left ventricular lead
Cardiac magnetic resonance-aided scar dechanneling: Influence on acute and long-term outcomes
HeartRhythm Case Reports
Combination of a leadless pacemaker and subcutaneous defibrillator: First in-human report
International Journal of Cardiology
Special Issue on Sudden Cardiac Death Volume 237, Pages 1-74 (15 June 2017)
Journal of Cardiac Failure
Pattern and outcome of heart failure-related hospitalization over 5-years in a remote Australian population: a retrospective administrative cohort of 617 Indigenous and Non-Indigenous cases
Symptoms and Signs of Heart Failure at Admission and Discharge and Outcomes in the Sub-Saharan Acute Heart Failure (THESUS-HF) Registry
Journal of Cardiology
The role of adipokines in cardiovascular disease
Potential palliative care quality indicators in heart disease patients: A review of the literature
Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
SCCT expert consensus document on computed tomography imaging before transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI)/transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)
Journal of Clinical Lipidology
Update on the use of PCSK9 inhibitors in adults: Recommendations from an Expert Panel of the National Lipid Association
Use of supplemental long-chain omega-3 fatty acids and risk for cardiac death: An updated meta-analysis and review of research gaps
Journal of Electrocardiology
The normal variants in the left bundle branch system
Electrocardiographic QRS-T angle and the risk of incident silent myocardial infarction in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology
The mitochondrial permeability transition: A current perspective on its identity and role in ischaemia/reperfusion injury
Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC)
Trending Cardiovascular Nutrition Controversies
JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions
In-Hospital Outcomes of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in America’s Safety Net: Insights From the NCDR Cath-PCI Registry
JACC: Basic to Translational Science
Enabling Precision Cardiology Through Multiscale Biology and Systems Medicine
JACC: Heart Failure
The Transition From Hypertension to Heart Failure: Contemporary Update
JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging
Effect of Sex and Sporting Discipline on LV Adaptation to Exercise
JACC: Clinical Electrophysiology
Real-Time X-MRI-Guided Left Ventricular Lead Implantation for Targeted Delivery of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography
Recommendations for cardiac chamber quantification by echocardiography in adults: An update from the American Society of Echocardiography and the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging
Journal of the American Society of Hypertension
Baseline characteristics of African Americans in the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial
Importance of inhibiting sodium-glucose cotransporter and its compelling indication in type 2 diabetes: pathophysiological hypothesis
Photodiagnosis and Photodynamic Therapy
Advances in the clinical application of Raman spectroscopy for cancer diagnostics
Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases
Running as a Key Lifestyle Medicine for Longevity
Cardiorespiratory Fitness and Exercise Training in African Americans
Progress in Pediatric Cardiology
Causes of sudden death in the young — Cardiac and non-cardiac
Diagnosis and treatment strategies for children with myocarditis
The American Journal of Cardiology
Results of bococizumab, a monoclonal antibody against proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9, from a randomized, placebo-controlled, dose-ranging study in statin-treated subjects with hypercholesterolemia
Trends in Cardiovascular Medicine
Role of cardiac rehabilitation in patients with heart disease
Dietary Strategies for Cardiovascular Health
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