2017, Volume 24, Supplement 1: Optimising the management of post-ACS patients

September 2017 Br J Cardiol 2017;24(suppl 1):S2

Optimising the management of post ACS patients: Introduction

In this supplement we bring together four highly respected cardiology authors who provide an up-to-date analysis of the current management of the post-acute coronary syndrome...
Acute coronary syndrome in adults: scope of the problem in the UK

September 2017 Br J Cardiol 2017;24(suppl 1):S3–S9

Acute coronary syndrome in adults: scope of the problem in the UK

Click here to take a CPD test on this article Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) accounts for a substantial number of admissions to UK hospitals. As a...
Dual antiplatelet therapy following acute coronary syndromes: optimal regimens and duration of therapy

September 2017 Br J Cardiol 2017;24(suppl 1):S10–S15

Dual antiplatelet therapy following acute coronary syndromes: optimal regimens and duration of therapy

Click here to take a CPD test on this article Dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) post-acute coronary syndrome (ACS) is well established. Currently, three oral P2Y12 inhibitors...
The post-ACS patient: shared care to improve outcomes

September 2017 Br J Cardiol 2017;24(suppl 1):S16–S20

The post-ACS patient: shared care to improve outcomes

Click here to take a CPD test on this article The acute care of patients following myocardial infarction has progressed steadily over the past 29 years...