Updated News

See below for some featured articles reporting the latest in Geriatric Cardiology:


Management of Non-ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction in Elderly Patients: Time to Consider Frailty and Quality of Life, Canadian Journal of Cardiology, 2017

When It Comes to Older Adults, Language Matters: Journal of the American Geriatrics Society Adopts Modified American Medical Association Style, 2017

Association of Depression With Mortality in Older Adults Undergoing Transcatheter or Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement, 2018

Cognitive Impairment and Heart Failure: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, Journal of Cardiac Failure, 2017

Primary Prevention With Statins in the Elderly, JACC, 2018


Blood Pressure Trajectories in the 20 Years Before Death, JAMA Intern. Med., 2017

Frailty is an independent prognostic marker in elderly patients with myocardial infarction, Clinical Cardiology, 2017

Frailty in Older Adults Undergoing Aortic Valve Replacement: The FRAILTY-AVR Study, J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017

Contextualizing Myocardial Infarction: Comorbidities and Priorities in Older Adults, Am J Med. 2017

New challenges of geriatric cardiology: from clinical to preclinical research, J Geriatr Cardiol. 2017

Temporal Trends, Complications, and Predictors of Outcomes Among Nonagenarians Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Insights From the Veterans Affairs Clinical Assessment, Reporting, and Tracking Program, JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions, 2017

Epidemiology, Pathophysiology, and Prognosis of Heart Failure in Older Adults, Heart Fail Clin. 2017

Is it time for comprehensive geriatric assessment to move beyond primary care? The case for targeting medical sub-specialty practice, Isr J Health Policy Res. 2017

Physical function and exercise training in older patients with heart failure., Nat Rev Cardiol. 2017

Changing Demographics: A New Approach to Global Health Care Due to the Aging Population, JACC, 2017

Prioritizing Functional Capacity as a Principal End Point for Therapies Oriented to Older Adults With Cardiovascular Disease: A Scientific Statement for Healthcare Professionals From the American Heart Association, 2017


What Can Geriatrics Teach Cardiology? (Curr Cardiovasc Risk Rep), 2016

Unrecognized Cognitive Impairment and Its Effect on Heart Failure Readmissions of Elderly Adults, JAGS, 2016

Skilled Nursing Facility Care for Patients With Heart Failure: Can We Make It “Heart Failure Ready?”, J Card Fail, 2016

Assessment of a Normal versus Tailored dose of prasugrel after stenting in patients Aged >75 years to Reduce the Composite of bleeding, stent Thrombosis, and Ischemic Complications – ANTARCTIC (ACC), 2016

Top 10 List for the Cardiovascular Care of Older Adults (AmJMed), 2016

Benefits of Cardiac Rehab in Older Adults (ACC), 2016

Novel Oral Anticoagulants in AF and Heart Failure (ACC), 2016

Knowledge Gaps in the Care of Older Adult Population (JACC), 2016


Older Adults in Clinical Research and Drug Development (Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes), 2015

What to Expect From the Evolving Field of Geriatric Cardiology (JACC), 2015


Anti-Hypertensive Medications and Cardiovascular Events in Older Adults with Multiple Chronic Conditions, 2014