54 percent of discharged patients who had troponin elevation in conjunction with severe COVID-19 had late gadolinium enhancement and/or ischemia
Nationally, surgery volume dropped 53 percent, with larger declines in areas harder hit by COVID-19
18.6 million deaths attributed to CVD in 2019, representing a 17.1 percent increase from 2010
Undertreatment of cardiac conditions during COVID-19 pandemic tied to delayed excess mortality versus previous years
Second study shows reduction in cardiovascular diagnostic testing across the world during pandemic
American Heart Association President-Elect Donald Lloyd-Jones, M.D., discussed highlights of the AHA Scientific Sessions 2020 with HD Live!