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The latest issue of the SA Heart Journal has been posted online


Written on Friday, 6 August 2021 08:52

Please click here to access it.

There are no less than four editorials (Cardiology in times of uncertainty by Ntobeko Ntusi; The ten commandments for comprehensive heart failure management by Jens Hitzeroth & Ntobeko Ntusi; Revisiting the approach to patients with stable ischaemic symptoms by Anthony Dalby & Tips for young cardiologists or aspiring cardiologists by Oscar Jolobe)

Articles include:

Warfarin: time in therapeutic range, a single centre study on patients using warfarin for stroke prevention in non-valvular atrial fibrillation and prosthetic heart valves by D. Sadhabariss, S.L. Brown

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation skills profile and knowledge of nurses working in an academic hospital authored by M. Rikhotso, H. Perrie, J. Scribante, Z. Jooma

Variation in ascending thoracic aorta position - an analysis by computed tomography a paper by J.G. Koen, J.T. Janson

A descriptive study of inpatient admissions for cerebrovascular disease at a tertiary hospital in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa from Y. Moodley, J.K. Adam

As always there is the popular ECG quiz and a section on Cardiac Imaging

Obituaries on late colleagues Lungile  Pepeta and  Solly Levin and  complete the issue.