This page features full coverage from ACC.17 – including trial summaries, news stories, journal scans, slides, videos and more. In addition, the ACC.org editors have created additional content centered on five Learning Pathways from ACC.17, meant to reinforce the teaching points and education presented during ACC.17. Click on the pathway name to see the content. Stay tuned as additional content will be added in the coming months.


ACC.17 Learning Pathway Coverage


Michael Kontos, MD, FACC and Jennifer Tremmel, MD, FACC review the hottest ACS-related content presented at ACC.17. Visit the Acute Coronary Syndromes Clinical Topic Collection for the latest ACS science and news.

iScience Video: Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy: I am Seeing it Everywhere!
Presenter: Benjamin Scirica
Session: 600-11
iScience Video: Overview of SCAD: Prevalence, Demographics and Presentation
Presenter: Jacqueline Saw
Session: 608-04
iScience Video: The Universal Definition of MI and Type 2 MI: Occurence, Identification, Significance and Management
Presenter: Joseph Alpert
Session: 666
Clinical Trial: GEMINI-ACS-1: Safety of Rivaroxaban Versus Acetylsalicylic Acid in Addition to Either Clopidogrel or Ticagrelor Therapy in Participants With ACS
GEMINI-ACS-1 Video
Clinical Trial: Compare-Acute: FFR-Guided Multivessel Angioplasty in Myocardial Infarction
COMPARE-ACUTE Video
Clinical Trial: DEFINE-FLAIR: Functional Lesion Assessment of Indeterminant Stenosis to Guide Revascularization
DEFINE-FLAIR Video
Clinical Trial: iFR-SWEDEHEART: Instantaneous Wave-Free Ratio vs. FFR in Patients with Stable Angina Pectoris or ACS
iFR-SWEDEHEART Presentation Slides
Clinical Trial: DECISION-CTO: Optimal Medical Therapy With or Without Stenting For Coronary Chronic Total Occlusion
Clinical Trial: ABSORB III: Everolimus-Eluting Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffolds in Patients With CAD
Clinical Trial: RAD Matrix: Radiation Exposure and Vascular Access in ACS
RAD Matrix Presentation Slides
RAD Matrix Video
Key Points to Remember: Appropriate Use Criteria for Coronary Revascularization in Stable Ischemic Heart Disease

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