Heart Stories

Clinical trials updates

Clinical trials updates

The latest results from four clinical trials: TRUE-AHF; EUCLID; Pioneer AF-PCI; and ART.

Congestive heart failure

Congestive heart failure

Using low-oxygen therapy to regenerate growth in damaged hearts; exercise to prevent heart failure with preserved ejection fraction; the clinical clues and signs of advanced heart failure; exercise intolerance in heart patients: chronotropic incompetence or reluctance.

General cardiology

General cardiology

Circulation, the leading journal in cardiovascular medicine, is now based at UTSW; measuring troponin in an outpatient setting; glucose control for patients with acute coronary syndromes.

Heart prevention

Heart prevention

Examining the obesity paradox in STEMI patients; understanding cholesterol efflux to mitigate heart attack and stroke; coronary calcium scores of zero: when nothing is really something.

Interventional cardiology

Interventional cardiology

Determining excellence in transcatheter aortic valve replacement: what to expect in 2017.

A vibrant environment

A vibrant environment

UT Southwestern is always well represented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions. Dr. John Warner, CEO of UT Southwestern University Hospitals and President-Elect of the AHA, explains the significance of UTSW’s participation and what it means for referring physicians.