Clinic News Latest in CardiologyACC CardiaCastâ€™s PulseCheck: Introduction to Structural Heart DiseaseIn these panel discussions, host Andrea Price MS, AACC brings together Kim Guibone, DNP, ACNP-BC, FACC, Susan Schnell, ACNP and Bailey Estes MSN, AGNP-C, to explore best practices related to structural heart disease.Ticagrelor vs Clopidogrel in Stabilized Patients With Acute Myocardial InfarctionThe goal of the TALOS-AMI trial was to assess whether de-escalating dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) with clopidogrel rather than ticagrelor 1 month after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for an acute myocardial infarction (AMI) would be a noninferior strategy.Safety, Tolerability, and Efficacy of Rapid Optimization, Helped by NT-proBNP Testing of Heart Failure TherapiesThe goal of the STRONG-HF trial was to compare a high-intensity intervention involving up-titration of heart failure (HF) treatments versus usual care among participants with admission for acute HF.Below-the-Knee Endovascular Revascularization: Key PointsThe following are key points to remember from a position statement on below-the-knee (BTK) endovascular revascularization.Transfusion Threshold in Myocardial Infarction: MINT TrialHemoglobin (Hb) threshold for red cell transfusion in myocardial infarction (MI) with anemia has been a matter of debate. Previous randomized trials have not consistently shown a benefit of liberal transfusion strategy.Editorsâ€™ Corner | ACC.24: Here at Last!After months of crafting and planning (and decades of innovating), the stage is set for this year's Annual Scientific Session (ACC.24) in Atlanta from April 6-8.Cover Story | ACC.24: Inspiring Learning; Invigorating Conversation; Daring to InnovateInspiring. Invigorating. Daring. These are the words that come to mind for the leaders of this year's Annual Scientific Session, which is taking over Atlanta, GA, for three days of the best cardiovascular (CV) science and innovation.Feature | Honoring Excellence: Recognizing AHA, ABC Achievements in Improving Heart HealthThe ACC isn't the only cardiovascular society celebrating a milestone anniversary in 2024. Both the American Heart Association (AHA) and Association of Black Cardiologists (ABC) are celebrating 100 years and 50 years, respectively.From the Member Sections | WIC Section: A History of Driving ChangeThe history behind the ACC Women in Cardiology (WIC) Member Section reaches back 30 years and is a captivating narrative of empowerment, innovation, resilience and, ultimately, progress.Cutting-Edge Structural Interventions | Hypertrophic Septum: Ablation, Transcatheter Myotomy or Medical Therapy?Hypertrophic septum affects patients in two ways: it manifests as symptomatic left ventricular outflow (LVOT) obstruction in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) or prevents the option for transcatheter mitral valve replacement (TMVR) due to the perceived risk of developing LVOT obstruction.