Clinical Cardiology Alert: Online
Clinical Cardiology Alert provides clinicians with unbiased expert physician commentary on the most current topics in cardiovascular research. Every month, this time-saving publication examines studies from leading peer-reviewed journals and highlights the most relevant information for cardiologists. Each 8-page issue includes 5 peer-reviewed abstracts of studies and provides valuable commentary added by distinguished experts at leading medical schools. These noteworthy reviews save readers valuable time. Our physician editors and writers do the reading for you!
Subscribers can earn up to 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ per issue (24 credits per year), 2 nursing contact hours per issue (24 per year), and 2 American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) points (24 per year). Click here to see all recently published issues/articles from Clinical Cardiology Alert.
Clinical Cardiology Alert Covers:
- Atrial fibrillation
- Myocardial infarction
- ICD safety
- Preventive cardiology
- Pharmacologic approaches to CVD
- And much more ...
Click here to see all recently published issues/articles from Clinical Cardiology Alert.
Benefits of Subscribing to Clinical Cardiology Alert Include:
- 12 issues
- 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ per issue, 24 credits per year; 2 nursing contact hours per issue, 24 per year; 2 American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) points, 24 per year
Michael H. Crawford, MD
Professor of Medicine
Lucy Stern Chair in Cardiology
University of California
Susan Zhao, MD
Director, Adult Echocardiography Laboratory
Associate Chief, Division of Cardiology
Department of Medicine
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
Aurelia Macabasco-O'Connell, PhD, ACNP-BC, RN, PHN, FAHA
Azusa Pacific University School of Nursing
Editorial Advisory Board:
Jamie L. W. Kennedy, MD, FACC
Inova Heart and Vascular Institute
Falls Church, VA
Joshua D. Moss, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Division of Cardiology
University of California, San Francisco
Jeffrey Zimmet, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
San Francisco VA Medical Center
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- Discuss the advantages, disadvantages, and cost-effectiveness of new and traditional diagnostic tests in the treatment of cardiac illness.
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