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Ask the Experts: Your Cardiology Questions Answered!

Have you ever wondered when a cardiac MRI or an electrophysiological study might be helpful in the workup of a patient? Are you unsure about how and when to use new heart failure treatments? Whether you are a medical student, intern, resident, or beyond, you undoubtedly will encounter many patients with cardiology problems, and with each patient comes a new question. NEJM Resident 360 has invited cardiologists from across the country to answer your tough questions about diagnosis and management. Ask your questions – about heart failure, arrhythmias, or coronary artery disease – and our experts will be ready to answer them!

Some questions you might ask include:

  • What are the most common mistakes that internal medicine residents make in managing heart failure?
  • What is the workup for patients with a family history of sudden death?
  • What anticoagulation option should I recommend for patients with atrial fibrillation in the era of direct oral anticoagulants?