NEJM This Week — January 28, 2021
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Featuring articles on cryoablation for atrial fibrillation, inhaled treprostinil in interstitial lung disease, a levonorgestrel vs. copper IUD for emergency contraception, the return of cardiac activity after withdrawal of life support, and antigen presentation by B cells in multiple sclerosis; a review article on atrial fibrillation; a case report of a man with transient vision loss; and Perspective articles on reimagining infective endocarditis care amid the opioid epidemic, on a medical “ecology of attention”, and on the surgeon and the mother.
This Week in Cardiology
This Week in Cardiology
Feb 26, 2021 This Week in Cardiology Podcast
Risk factors for COVID-19, CMR after COVID-19, and two important obesity studies are discussed in this week’s podcast. To read a partial transcript or to comment Cardiometabolic Conditions and COVID19 Most Severe COVID Tied to Four Cardiometabolic Conditions Coronavirus Disease 2019 Hospitalizations Attributable to Cardiometabolic Conditions in the United States: A Comparative Risk Assessment Analysis CMR after COVID19 Myocardial Injury Seen on MRI in 54% of Recovered COVID Patterns of myocardial injury in recovered troponin-positive COVID-19 patients assessed by cardiovascular magnetic resonance Obesity Trials Semaglutide for Weight Loss? A Good First STEP, With Caveats Once-Weekly Semaglutide in Adults with Overweight or Obesity Major Breakthrough in Weight Loss With Semaglutide? Effect of Subcutaneous Semaglutide vs Placebo as an Adjunct to Intensive Behavioral Therapy on Body Weight in Adults With Overweight or Obesity Features Fired for Good Judgment a Sign of Physicians' Lost Respect A Tribute to Bernard Lown You may also like: Medscape editor-in-chief Eric Topol, MD, and master storyteller and clinician Abraham Verghese, MD, on Medicine and the Machine The Bob Harrington Show with Stanford University Chair of Medicine, Robert A. Harrington, MD. Questions or feedback, please contact
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