Dr Jiang Wenjuan
Chief Physician of Emergency Department, People's Hospital of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China

The rationale for the use of hs-Tn in the optimal management of ACS


  • Prof Jiang Wenjuan investigated patients without previous history of cardiovascular disease, and found that a positive high-sensitivity troponin T result, greater than 14 ng/dL, which is greater than the 99th percentile upper limit of normal, was highly associated with coronary heart disease, all-cause death, and hospitalization for heart failure.

Updates from Leading Experts

STRONG-HF: Post-discharge Heart Failure Management and Implementation of GDMT Heart Failure Therapy

Prof Alexandre Mebazaa shares the key results and highlights from the STRONG-HF study that assessed the safety, tolerability of optimization of guideline directed medical therapy. [...]


CANVAS study: NT-proBNP and CVD risk reduction

Can you give us a short description of the CANVAS program? The CANVAS program was a set of two trials, whose goal was to evaluate the role of an SGLT2...

1 July 2021
Dr James L Januzzi