Tag Archives: cardiology

Just Published: The Complete Guide to ECGs, Fourth Edition

The highly anticipated fourth edition of the must-have ECG interpretation resource is now available.  The Complete Guide to ECGs has been developed as a unique and practical means for physicians, physicians-in-training, and other medical professionals to improve their ECG interpretation … Continue reading




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Pre-Procedural Statins Reduce the Incidence of Peri-procedural Cardiac Events

Dr. Joseph Esherick Monthly Blog – May 2011 Initiation of statins during the acute period has been shown to be beneficial during an acute coronary syndrome and immediately following an ischemic stroke. [1,2,3] It is believed that statins, HMG-CoA reductase … Continue reading




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Treatment & Management of Acute Coronary Syndrome

Dr. Joseph Esherick Monthly Blog – April 2011 The leading cause of death in the United States is cardiovascular mortality.  Therefore, the early identification and appropriate management of acute coronary syndrome is essential for all hospital-based physicians.  The American College … Continue reading




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