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As @DrMarthaGulati destroys her competition today at #ACC19 , there really is no worthy debate on whether a physician should participate in #SoMe or not.

A thread on where physicians need to obtain #SoMe skills and lead...
The principles of advocacy.

Op-ed piece by Dr. LeeAnne Luft:…

Call to action by Dr. Angira Patel @sciam…

Eye-opening @ETSshow podcast w/ @PeterHotez…
Novel uses of #SoMe & documentation of impact.

#Tweetorials perspective by @Doctor_V

Article on Physician exemplars ( incl. @EricTopol @SeattleMamaDoc )…

#SoMe portfolios for academics…
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Do you use #whyCMR in your patients undergoing #TAVR. More slides in the thread #CVimaging #ACCImaging #ACC19
Annular assessment by #whyCMR accuracy similar to #YesCCT

data from @JACCJournals
#ACCimaging #ACC19 #Cvimaging
Peripheral calcification is the limitation for #whyCMR use in #TAVR #ACCimaging #CVimaging #ACC19
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1PANACHE: Safety:Efficacy of Neladenoson Bialanate, Partial Adenosine A1 Receptor Agonist, in CHF & Preserved EF: PANACHE RCT

2PIONEER-HF: Initiation of Angiotensin-Neprilysin Inhibition after Acute Decomp CHF: Open-Label Extension of
3 Hopeful Heart Trial: Blended Collaborative Care for Treating ❤️Failure & Comorbid Depression: 12-Month Outcomes

4 CODIACS-QoL: Randomized Trial of Depression Screening After ACS: Comparison of Depression Identification After ACS-QOL & Cost Effectiveness
5 PARTNER 3: #TAVR or SAVR in Low-Risk Patients: Results of the PARTNER 3 Trial

6 Self-Expanding #TAVR or SAVR in Patients at Low Risk of Surgical Mortality

7 Outcomes of #TAVR with Balloon-Expandable Sapien3 Valve in Bicuspid Aortic Stenosis: An Analysis of STS/TVT Registry
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The countdown to #ACC19 has begun!

Here’s a THREAD about the much anticipated #AppleHeartStudy

(results to be presented at 9am THIS Saturday, March 17 at #ACC19 by #EPeeps Mintu Turakhia AKA @leftbundle from @SCCR_Stanford!)

The #AppleHeartStudy aimed to test the ability of a smartwatch algorithm to detect an irregular pulse consistent with AF, & to estimate its diagnostic yield in a large population:
The cool thing about the #AppleHeartStudy, is that all of it was done virtually. ALL. OF. IT. Enrollment, consent, study visits, patch monitoring. Here are the #AppleHeartStudy ‘s main objectives in detail:
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Two noteworthy findings by Wang @rkwadhera @DLBHATTMD in @JAMACardio:
1) Hospitals in the @usnews top 50 have better mortality rates than other hospitals in AMI, CABG & HF. Better HCAHPS, too. Not too surprising, but certainly reassuring.
2) But...…

2) But those same top hospitals do no better than others on readmission.

Why? Well, we have to ask ourselves whether readmission is a valid indicator of quality. And if it is, is it valid in all patient cohorts, or only certain ones?
As Wang @rkwadhera @DLBHATTMD understatedly write:

“The observed discrepancy between readmissions and other performance measures raises concern that readmissions may not be an adequate metric of hospital care quality.”
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