Educational Objective

To deliver a comprehensive resource to keep readers up to date on new advances in the diagnosis and treatment of heart failure.

Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy Chapter (CORchapter™)

COR Medical Technologies is providing health practitioners a FREE chapter for heart failure and cardiomyopathies. Check out the latest peer-reviewed information available with 1Touch™. Outcome optimizers, guideline-directed data elements from ACCF/AHA, differentiation, comorbidities, genomics, and links to outcome information are just a few of the elements you will find in this free chapter.

The chapter works on computers and mobile devices with an Internet connection.

Clinical Outcome Support System

A subscription-based system with 1Touch™ access devoted to:

  • Cardiovascular disease and related disorders (e.g., Diabetes Mellitus, Familial Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Diagnostic and Treatment Support
  • Drugs and dosage guidelines
  • Current AHA/ACCF guidelines

In its new and current configuration the COR database comprises:

  • Over 300 disorders and drugs
  • Over 40,000 data elements
  • Direct links to about 4,000 original journal articles
  • Direct links to over 1,000 patient information sites


CORviewsTM is a multimedia forum to keep health professionals abreast of the latest advances in managing patients with heart disease. Sponsored by COR Medical Technologies, CORviews has access to leading specialists in heart failure and other conditions. Both CME and non-CME education is directed at the healthcare community in support of integrated learning. Our speakers and topics for heart failure include:

Brian Olshansky, MD 
Emeritus Professor of Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa
NEW Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy ››

George J. Kahaly, MD, PhD 
Professor of Medicine and Endocrinology / Metabolism Chief Physician, Endocrine Outpatient Clinic Director, Thyroid Research Lab, Gutenberg University Medical Center Mainz, Germany
NEW Thyroid Dysfunction and Heart Failure ››

Coming Soon

Gregg Fonarow, MD 
Director, Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center, Co-Chief, UCLA Division of Cardiology, and Co-director, UCLA Preventative Cardiology Program, Los Angeles, California
Diabetes Mellitus in Heart Failure

Jeff Schussler, MD 
Medical Director: CVICU Jack and Jane Hamilton Heart and Vascular Hospital; and Professor of Medicine, Texas A&M School of Medicine, Dallas, Texas
Ischemic vs. Non-Ischemic Cardiomyopathy

Gregg Stone, MD 
Director of Cardiovascular Research and Education, Columbia University Medical Center / New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, N.Y.
Secondary Mitral Regurgitation in Heart Failure

Editor’s Roundtables

The Editor's Roundtable: Medical Management of Atrial
The American Journal of Cardiology, Volume 109, Issue 4, 15 February 2012, Pages 563-569
Vincent E. Friedewald, Robert C. Kowal, Brian Olshansky, Clyde W. Yancy, William C. Roberts

The Editor's Roundtable: Pathophysiology and Management of Hyponatremia and the Role of Vasopressin Antagonists | PDF
The American Journal of Cardiology, Volume 107, Issue 9, 1 May 2011, Pages 1357-1364
Vincent E. Friedewald, Michael Emmett, Mihai Gheorghiade, William C. Roberts

The Editor's Roundtable: Advances in Stem Cell Therapy for Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease | PDF
The American Journal of Cardiology, Volume 110, Issue 6, 15 September 2012, Pages 807-816
Vincent E. Friedewald, Joshua M. Hare, Leslie W. Miller, Howard T. Walpole Jr., James T. Willerson, William C. Roberts

The Editor's Roundtable: The 10Q Report—Advancing Women's Heart Health Through Improved Research, Diagnosis, and Treatment
The American Journal of Cardiology, Volume 112, Issue 10, 15 November 2013, Pages 1676-1687
Vincent E. Friedewald, Sharonne N. Hayes, Carl J. Pepine, William C. Roberts, Nanette K. Wenger


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