Eagle’s Eye View: Your Weekly CV Update from ACC.org (Week of May 30)

In this week’s View, Dr. Eagle discusses nighttime masked uncontrolled hypertension among patients with chronic kidney disease, then looks at the characteristics and natural history of early-stage cardiac transthyretin amyloidosis. Finally, Dr. Eagle explores the incidence of ischemic stroke in patients with asymptomatic severe carotid stenosis without surgical intervention.

Clinical Topics: Anticoagulation Management, Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathies, Invasive Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention, Prevention, Vascular Medicine, Statins, Heart Failure and Cardiac Biomarkers, Interventions and Vascular Medicine, Hypertension

Keywords: EaglesEyeView, Amyloidosis, Troponin T, Furosemide, Prealbumin, Cardiovascular Diseases, Natriuretic Peptide, Brain, Peptide Fragments, Amyloid Neuropathies, Familial, Blood Pressure Monitoring, Ambulatory, Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular, Renal Insufficiency, Chronic, Kidney, Proteinuria, Kidney Failure, Chronic, Renal Dialysis, Blood Pressure, Hypertension, Brain Ischemia, Poecilia, Carotid Stenosis, Endarterectomy, Carotid, Ischemic Attack, Transient, Stroke, Ischemic Stroke

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