Wednesday, August 19th, 2020
The Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (PCNA) has developed a trio of educational and reference tools for providers that will increase knowledge and directly impact clinical practice to better manage non-valvular atrial fibrillation.
Wednesday, July 01st, 2020
Research has demonstrated that early adoption of wearing masks has slowed COVID infections - “Countries with early interest in face mask use had milder COVID-19 infection rates."
Monday, June 15th, 2020
Social distancing required during the current COVID pandemic has taken a toll on our social and mental health. Rei Lantion discusses the impact social distancing may have on us and what each of us can do about it.
Sunday, June 07th, 2020
Disparities, inequities, and structures of violence and racism are completely unacceptable and should not be tolerated any longer. We must act NOW to Actively be anti-racist.
Monday, June 01st, 2020
Since we launched Virtual Patient Care, we have received many questions from patients asking us to diagnose their ailments or asking us to explain why a certain treatment or medication isn’t curing them.
Tuesday, May 26th, 2020
Keeping physically active has a great many benefits and, during the current COVID-19 situation, physical activity is recommended for emotional and mental health, as well as to boost your immune system. However, as everyone’s different, please speak with your doctor about finding the right level of fitness activity for you.
Friday, May 15th, 2020
There have been reports about the development of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in patients with COVID-19. A recent article published by DoctorWeighsIn summarizes some of the current knowledge about thrombosis in COVID-19 patients, knowing that future studies and case reports will undoubtedly refine the statements made below. However, this is science, continually evolving and improving based on current understanding.
Wednesday, May 06th, 2020
The theme for this year’s national nurses' day could not be more appropriate given the current COVID-19 crisis “Nursing the World to Health.” The Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety is proud that nurses are leading the virtual chat line that we launched to support cardiovascular and particularly patients with atrial fibrillation (Afib).
Tuesday, May 05th, 2020
Great advice and resources for the current COVID-19 crisis from our cardiovascular partners.
Friday, April 24th, 2020
Telehealth Project to Improve Treatment and Adherence for Patients at Highest Risk for Stroke. Supported by a BMS-Pfizer Alliance Grant