Feature | ACC | March 19, 2019

ACC 2019 Late-breaking Presentations

The opening late-breaking trial at ACC 2019 is the Apple Heart Study, a large-scale, app-based study to identify atrial fibrillation using a smartwatch. Earlier, smaller trials showed this approach might be used in a population health application to proactively identify AFib patients earlier.


The American College of Cardiology (ACC) released a list of the latest practice-changing presentations at the ACC.19 annual meeting March 16-18, 2019, in New Orleans. This includes five late-breaking clinical trial (LBCT) sessions and three featured clinical research sessions. There also are two LBCT deep-dive sessions where the experts will break down the hottest trials and attendees can find out what the impact might be on the practice of cardiology and patients.

ACC also announced the new ACC/AHA 2019 Guideline on the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease will be released at ACC.19. This guideline will focus on primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in adults and present recommendations to prevent CVD related to lifestyle factors as well as other factors affecting cardiovascular risk.

For more information on the ACC.19 annual meeting, visit https://accscientificsession.acc.org.

 

Saturday, March 16
Joint ACC and Journal of the ACC Late-Breaking Clinical Trials I

The Apple Heart Study: Results Of A Large-scale, App-based Study To Identify Atrial Fibrillation Using A Smartwatch

 

Saturday, March 16
Featured Clinical Research I

 

Sunday, March 17
Joint ACC/New England Journal of Medicine Late-Breaking Clinical Trials II

 

Sunday, March 17
Joint ACC/Journal of the American Medical Association Late-Breaking Clinical Trials III

 

Sunday, March 17
Featured Clinical Research II: Interventional

  

Monday, March 18
Late-Breaking Clinical Trials IV

 

Monday, March 18
Late-Breaking Clinical Trials V

 

Monday, March 18
Featured Clinical Research III

 

Other ACC.19 News and Video:

VIDEO: Utilization of PET For Evaluation of Cardiac Sarcoidosis — Interview with Raza Alvi, M.D.,

VIDEO: Key Trends in Electrophysiology — Apple Watch to Detect AF and the CABANA Trial — Interview with Christine Albert, M.D.

 

Related ACC 2019 Content:
 

VIDEO: Use of an Antibacterial Envelope to Reduce Infections for Pacemakers, ICDs — Interview with Khaldoun Tarakji, M.D.

PODCAST: Fitting Artificial Intelligence Into Cardiology — Interview with Anthony Chang, M.D.

Sunday ACC 2019: Mixed Reality Offers Advantages of Virtual and Augmented Realities

VIDEO: Key Trends in Electrophysiology — Apple Watch to Detect AF and the CABANA Trial — Interview with Christine Albert, M.D.

Video Game Format Used to Train Cardiologists

PODCAST: How Technology Is Changing Cardiology — Interview with Partho P. Sengupta, M.D., 

VIDEO: Why Are There So Many Foreign Doctors? — Interview with William Pinsky, M.D., and Mandeep Mehra, M.D., 

PODCAST: Shortcomings of CTA in Cardiology — Interview with Todd C. Villines, M.D.

VIDEO: Use of Wearables to Track Electrophysiology Patients — Interview with Khaldoun Tarakji, M.D.

Saturday ACC 2019: How Machine Learning Empowers Echo Users Today

ACC.19 Future Hub Hosts “Shark Tank” of Emerging Technologies In Cardiology

VIDEO: Characterization of Cardiac Structural Changes and Function Following Radiation Therapy — Interview with Magid Awadalla, MBBS

PODCAST: Choosing CTA Over Functional Requires Judgment Call — Interview with Rami Doukky, M.D.

VIDEO: Utilization of PET For Evaluation of Cardiac Sarcoidosis — Interview with Raza Alvi, M.D.

 
 
 
 

 

Links to Other Recent Late-breaking Trials: 

ACC 2018 Late-Breaking Trials

American Heart Association 2018 Late-breaking Trials

TCT 2018 Late-breaking Cardiovascular Clinical Trials

EuroPCR 2018 Late-breaking Trials in Interventional Cardiology

Heart Rhythm 2018 Late-breaking Studies

SCAI 2018 Late-breaking Clinical Trials

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