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Journal of the American College of Cardiology
First Issue Under New Editor-in-Chief Biykem Bozkurt Now Live

The first issue of JACC: Heart Failure under new Editor-in-Chief Biykem Bozkurt, MD, PhD, FACC, and the new editorial board is now online. An advanced heart failure specialist, the Mary and Gordon Cain Chair and professor of medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, Bozkurt brings many updates and enhancements to the Journal. Read about these updates and the new board's vision for the Journal in Bozkurt's inaugural Editor's Page and click here to read the full issue.

Journal of the American College of Cardiology
Latest JACC: Advances Issue Highlights Reduced Dosing in Older Patients With NVAF, Obesity in Midlife as a Potential Driver of AFib; More

The latest issue of JACC: Advances includes a state-of-the-art review of catheter-based interventions for the management of valvular heart disease during pregnancy and research dedicated to filling the gap in data for older patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF) and reduced dosing of direct-acting oral anticoagulants.

Journal of the American College of Cardiology
Requiring CPR/AED Training in Schools May Improve OHCA Rates of Bystander CPR

States with laws requiring CPR/automated external defibrillator (AED) training in high school have higher rates of bystander CPR after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) than states with no CPR education laws, according to a study published in JACC.

Journal of the American College of Cardiology
Time-Restricted Eating May Lower CVD Risk For Older Breast Cancer Survivors

Older breast cancer survivors with cardiometabolic risk factors who restrict food intake to eight hours during the weekday, followed by 16 hours of fasting, may lower their risk of cardiovascular disease after a few weeks, according to a research letter published in JACC: CardioOncology.

Journal of the American College of Cardiology
South Korean Study Finds Lower BP Levels Reduce CVD Risk in CKD Patients

In a comparison of target blood pressure (BP) levels in people with chronic kidney disease (CKD) not on dialysis, using BP targets from three separate guidelines, researchers found a significantly higher risk for cardiovascular events, even after meeting some BP targets, according to a study published in JACC.

Journal of the American College of Cardiology
Burden of Pediatric HF On the Rise in U.S.

The burden of pediatric heart failure (HF) is rising in the U.S., largely due to increases in emergency department (ED) visits and hospitalizations, according to findings from a new study published in JACC.

Journal of the American College of Cardiology
ACC Survey Explores Learner Burnout in Cardiology Fellowship Programs

Burnout in fellows is about 10%, and this learner burnout in cardiology fellowship programs may lead to consequences for patient care and the professional development of learners, according to results of an ACC survey of cardiovascular program directors published in JACC.

Clinical Topics: Anticoagulation Management, Arrhythmias and Clinical EP, Cardiac Surgery, Cardiovascular Care Team, Congenital Heart Disease and Pediatric Cardiology, COVID-19 Hub, Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathies, Invasive Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention, Prevention, Sports and Exercise Cardiology, Valvular Heart Disease, Anticoagulation Management and Atrial Fibrillation, Implantable Devices, SCD/Ventricular Arrhythmias, Atrial Fibrillation/Supraventricular Arrhythmias, Cardiac Surgery and Arrhythmias, Cardiac Surgery and CHD and Pediatrics, Cardiac Surgery and Heart Failure, Cardiac Surgery and VHD, Congenital Heart Disease, CHD and Pediatrics and Arrhythmias, CHD and Pediatrics and Interventions, CHD and Pediatrics and Prevention, CHD and Pediatrics and Quality Improvement, Acute Heart Failure, Heart Transplant, Mechanical Circulatory Support, Interventions and Structural Heart Disease, Stress, Sports and Exercise and Congenital Heart Disease and Pediatric Cardiology

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