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#Cardiology #medtwitter Read this, circulate to all, esp. on hospital service. Practical guidance re risk of QTc prolongation with hydroxychloroquine/ chloroquine #longQT @drjohnm @MKIttlesonMD @HeartOTXHeartMD @HeartDocSharon @drmulpuru @SurajKapa @Grace_Lin_MD
Measure QTc at baseline , if < 470- 480 (male/female)Green light; 470-500, Yellow, > 509 RED LIGHT
Use Telemetry 12 lead, watch to minimize exposure to #COVIDー19
See guidelines
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1/ Preventive Cardio-Oncology Tutorial #PrevCardioOnc @PrevCardioOnc #CardioOnc #CardioOncology

“The time has come for cardiovascular disease (CVD) prevention to play a more prominent role in cardio-oncology.”

tinyurl.com/PrevCardioOncT…
2/ “A myriad of novel cardiotoxic chemotherapeutic & immunotherapeutic drugs are continuously being developed in #Oncology, with diverse cardiovascular (CV) effects.”

tinyurl.com/PrevCardioOncT…

#PrevCardioOnc @PrevCardioOnc #CardioOnc #CardioOncology
3/ Chest radiation “can result in accelerated atherosclerosis, pericardial disease, valve disease, conduction abnormalities, & cardiomyopathies.”

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#PrevCardioOnc @PrevCardioOnc #CardioOnc #CardioOncology
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#ISCHEMIA Thread: I gave a quick hot take during #AHA presentation & haven’t had time to expand on it. Queue some collected thoughts (albeit without gifs & references) on some responses I've seen to the study. Hats off to @alenghat for the great graphic on applying the study
@alenghat Be warned, I am being reductive and, some may say, provocative. You may not agree with me because you practice in a different way, your local system, and “in your experience etc”. Also, your test is better, I’m sure. Accepting that, read on. #ISCHEMIA
@alenghat Everyone in #ISCHEMIA had “ischemia” measured by a variety of means, and some went to cath, and some had revasc with PCI and a good percentage of CABG. There’s a lot of crossover too.
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38y/o, gout and previous knee surgery. Chief complaint of acute dyspnea. NTproBNP of 4,000. RV enlargement.

What would you offer, besides anticoagulation?
@krychtiukmd @mrubini @umityasarsinan1 @DanielSierraMD8 @jpcostabel

#Cardiology #cardiotwitter
@pulidot waiting for the cardio pulmonary opinion!
@EricCue0503
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Not sure what to expect at the 2019 BHP Research Showcase? Our free public event will be held at @qehbham on Fri 17 May, where you can get hands-on with our health research. If you want to #BePartOfResearch, take a look through our exhibitor info THREAD > birminghamhealthpartners.co.uk/research-showc…
Our #cardiology stand will focus on current studies that are changing & saving the lives of our patients. Our cardiology team is one of the largest in the UK and works closely with @ICVS_UoB to treat every type of #heartdisease
#BePartOfResearch
.@UmbrellaHealth is the home of #sexualhealth services for Brum & Solihull. They'll be here with interactive displays highlighting research into #HIV and #STIs, including #antimicrobialresistance and bacterial vaginosis >> umbrellahealth.co.uk
#BePartOfResearch
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Risk Ratio, Odds Ratio, Hazard Ratio
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2nd and final part of the tweetorial, from ORBITA-HQ!

Fun, easy and informative [*]

#MedEd #FOAMed #cardiology #cardiotwitter
[*] Results may vary and are not guaranteed. See small print.

Not all fears are alike.

* Some fears are one-and-done:
I get a cold which progresses to pneumonia. Will I die, or recover?

* Other things hang over us for much longer, perhaps all your life.
Will you get hit by a bus?
Get a heart attack?
There's no "sell by" date on the fear.
Practice Qs

You are walking through Hyde park, minding your own business.
Hardly causing any trouble at all.
Perhaps the odd humorous tweet.

You get a Direct Message:
"Enough of ur abuse!
You will be hearing form my agent shortly.
kthxbai
AJ Kirtane"

You see the agent:
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Intention To Tweet
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1. Why is intention-to-treat the ONLY right way to interpret trial results?
2. Why are these fine gentlemen wasting their prayers?

Tweetorial for cardiology fellows from ORBITA-HQ
#cardiology #meded #foamed
Thank you to Ali Jazayeri for suggesting this subject on the highly secret DM contact address (@ProfDFrancis).
At first I hesitated over whether this was truly needed amongst such an elite body of scienntific minds as we have reading this thread.

But Pascal Meier insisted that it was.
He said he was watching a whole session dedicated to not understanding this at a conference. Sent a pic!
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