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ACC CardiaCast

Jun 3, 2019

In this podcast, Heather Gornik discusses essentials of the ankle-brachial index. Assessment and diagnosis are examined in depth. This is a rebroadcast of the clinical focus session at ACC.19.


May 29, 2019

In this fourth and final episode of the four-part series, Haider Warraich focuses on palliative care for patients with heart failure who have left ventricular assist devices, highlighting important conversations to have with patients and their families and caregivers.


May 29, 2019

In this third episode of the four-part series, Haider Warraich explores a unique subset of patients with heart failure who benefit from the implantation of left ventricular assist devices in combination with palliative care.


May 29, 2019

In this second episode of the four-part series, Haider Warraich discusses integrating heart failure (HF) care with palliative care, answers questions submitted via social media, and offers tips on how to navigate the conversation about palliative care with patients with HF.


May 29, 2019

In this first episode of the four-part series, Haider Warraich defines the clinical diagnosis of heart failure, including its causes, symptoms, and management, and palliative care, which he differentiates from hospice care.