The Bob Harrington Show is a podcast series of thoughtful interviews and discussions on topics at the core of cardiology and the practice of medicine.
COVID and the Athlete's Heart
What is the incidence of post-COVID myocarditis and when is it safe to return to play? Bob Harrington and Manesh Patel discuss our evolving understanding of how SARS-CoV-2 effects the hearts of athletes and weekend warriors. To read a transcript or to comment
Outcomes of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Patients Recently Recovered From Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) https://doi.org/10.1001/jamacardio.2020.3557
Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Findings in Competitive Athletes Recovering From COVID-19 Infection https://doi.org/10.1001/jamacardio.2020.4916
Pooled autopsy https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944496
Pathological Evidence for SARS-CoV-2 as a Cause of Myocarditis: JACC Review Topic of the Week
Lake Louise Criteria https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30545455/
Recognition and Initial Management of Fulminant Myocarditis
A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association
Long-Haul Post–COVID-19 Symptoms Presenting as a Variant of Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome: The Swedish Experience
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2020 Wrap-up: COVID-19's Effects on Cardiology
Bob Harrington and Mike Gibson continue their review of 2020, discussing the 'riddle wrapped in an enigma' that was the COVID-19 pandemic.
Top Cardiology Trials of 2020 in Review
The annual tradition continues as did cardiology research despite a pandemic. Trials on fish oils, statins, SGLT2 inhibitors, and antiplatelets are among the selections of Drs Harrington and Gibson.
Pandemic Publishing: Speed vs Quality Control
Three editors of cardiology journals -- Drs Harrington, Yancy, and Nallamothu -- discuss the challenges of maintaining quality during the COVID-19 surge in submissions.
Thrombosis in COVID-19: What We Know and How to Treat
Hematologist Mary Cushman discusses arterial and venous thrombosis issues with SARS-CoV-2 and the role of anticoagulation.
COVID-19 Pandemic: 'Another Earthquake' Exposing Glaring Health Inequities
Bob Harrington asks Michelle Albert why mortality rates are so high in minority communities, and whether COVID-19 will lead to meaningful changes in health and social inequities.