Cardiovascular Update

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Welcome to Mayo Clinic's Cardiovascular Update. As the name connotes, this website will provide additional information and resources related to topics in the current issue of our print newsletter.

The print newsletter and online supplement provide a mix of information you can use in your daily practice, along with news about cutting-edge diagnostic and therapeutic techniques offered in our new or rapidly expanding subspecialty clinics.

We welcome suggestions for future newsletter content or other ways we can improve communication between our practices to better serve you and your patients.

2017 Issues

Vol. 15, No. 2, 2017 (PDF)

  • Ceramides: A Class of Lipids with Links to Heart Disease
  • Pediatric Cardiogenic Shock: What is the Role of Medical and Mechanical Circulatory Support?

Vol. 15, No. 1, 2017 (PDF)

  • Pectus Excavatum: Not Just a Cosmetic Concern
  • Life After Fontan Palliation
  • Heart Failure Research at Mayo Clinic in Florida

2016 Issues

Vol. 14, No. 2, 2016 (PDF)

  • PREVENT Trial Protocol Lowers Incidence of LVAD Thrombosis
  • Team Approach to Valve-in-Valve Therapy: Innovations in Treatment of Bioprosthetic Systemic AV Valve Dysfunction
  • Mayo Clinic Launches Cardiovascular Genomics Clinic

Vol. 14, No. 1, 2016 (PDF)

  • Mayo Clinic Announces New Center for Cardiovascular Sciences
  • The Heart-Brain Clinic: Optimal Team-Based Coordinated Care
  • Marfan Syndrome and Related Disorders

2015 Issues

Vol. 13, No. 4, 2015 (PDF)

  • Coronary Artery Calcium Score: Are We Doing Too Many or Too Few?
  • Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection: Hidden in Plain Sight
  • Short-Term Statin Therapy Confers Long-Term Benefit

Vol. 13, No. 3, 2015 (PDF)

  • PCSK9 Inhibition: A Game Changer in Cholesterol Management
  • Pediatric Ventricular Arrhythmia in a Normal Heart
  • Advancing Single Ventricle Imaging for Application of Regenerative Techniques in Congenital Heart Disease
Vol. 13, No. 2, 2015 (PDF)
  • Prosthetic Valve Thrombosis: Time Is Critical
  • New Anticoagulation Options for Patients With Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation
  • Innovation Summit 2014: Defining the Future of Cardiac Care at Mayo Clinic

Vol. 13, No. 1, 2015 (PDF)

  • Leslie T. Cooper Jr., M.D., Has Been Named to Chair Department of Cardiology at Mayo Clinic in Florida
  • Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction — HFpEF: More Than Diastolic Dysfunction
  • New Book Details Development of Modern Cardiac Care