CardioSource WorldNews December 2014

A Review of the ACC’s Clinical Guidelines App | Aspirin: Good Drug, Bad Drug CardioSource WorldNews vol 3, no 12 / DECEMBER 2014 A publication of the American College of Cardiology EXPERT COMMENTARY fred bove: New Data that Change Practice…p.10 gervasio lamas: Updates from the Second Trial to Assess Chelation Therapy…p.53 steven nissen: Diet, Conventional Wisdom, and the Herd Mentality…p.64 CLINICAL NEWS A SILVER Updated Guidelines Likely to Bring Significant Changes to LDL Management…p.26 “JNC-8” BP Goals Will Require Close Monitoring of Untreated Patients Still at High Risk…p.26 Outlook Positive Post-30 Days After PCI for STEMI…p.26 Study Finds Site-Level Variations in Post-PCI Bleeding…p.30 Risk of AF and Stroke Increased in Patients with PAD…p.30 Lack of OAC Therapy Increases Risk of Secondary Events after Ischemic Stroke…p.30 Some Positive News on Negative Trials at the 2014 AHA Meeting LINING?