Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection

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  • New for 2020…Virtual SCADaddle & Mayo SCAD@Home

    Aug31

    COVID-19 has challenged most of us to think out of the box. This year’s SCADaddles are no exception as we made the difficult decision to postpone all in-person SCADaddles until 2021 and organize an expanded virtual event instead We are so excited to announce our new, expanded Virtual SCADaddle & Mayo SCAD@Home on October 16-17. […]

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  • Updated SCAD Review Published

    Aug30

    Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection – JACC State-of-the-Art Review was recently published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Click the above link to see an abstract of the review. The full 25 page review, which provides a clinical update on the diagnosis and management of SCAD patients, is available by subscription or to […]

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  • Seal of Transparency – 98% of Our Revenue to Research

    Aug30

    Seal of Transparency 98% of Our Revenue to Research We recently received Guidestar’s Platinum Seal of Transparency, their highest level of recognition. Click SRI Guidestar to review our profile. Guidestar is the largest source of nonprofit information and has collected results information from more than 13,000 nonprofits. In 2019, 98% of our revenue supported research! […]

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  • New Voices of SCAD Video – Amy’s Story

    Aug29

    Two years ago, Amy suffered a heart attack. When she arrived at the hospital, she was asked if she had a will and a power of attorney. As part of our Voices of SCAD series, Amy talks about her two SCAD heart attacks at age 33. Thank you, Amy, for candidly sharing your story and […]

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