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Recent News

What's Going On In CCACC?

Going Beneath the Surface of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Consider participating in this live activity through zoom with Dr. Anjali Tiku Owens, MD on February 8th from 6:30 – 7:30 PM.

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Cardio Oncology Seminar, CT Chapter, ACC 2022

The CT Chapter of the American College of Cardiology will be holding a virtual seminar on Wednesday November 9th. Continue reading for more information.

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ACC Response to the Dobbs Decision

Read the following message from the CCACC Governor reagarding an important ACC message.

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COVID – 19 CARDIAC INFORMATION

An update from Dr. Craig A. McPherson

Cardiologists all,

The attached PDF is a brief article about the cardiovascular effects of COVID-19 infection that was distributed
via the American College of Cardiology via its Board of Governors list server. It was brought to the attention
of the ACC by Dr. Norma Keller at NYU. The report was written by physicians in China, based upon observations they
made early in the Wuhan pandemic, as well as background information from past Coronavirus infections (SARS and MERS). It presents interesting and potentially clinically useful information of which we cardiologists should all be aware.

COVID-19 does attack the heart and may be the cause of death in patients >60 and/or those with history of heart disease. I recommend that you all read it.

~C. McP
Craig A. McPherson, MD, FACC
Director, Cardiac EP Service
Director, Cardiology Fellowship Program
Bridgeport Hospital
Clinical Professor of Medicine
Yale University School of Medicine
President & Governor, CT Chapter of the ACC
Phone: 203-384-3442