McMaster Perspective

  • COVID-19: September 10 update. Part 2

    COVID-19: September 10 update. Part 2

    Dr Dominik Mertz, associate professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases at McMaster University and medical director of infection prevention and control at Hamilton Health Sciences, talks about COVID-19 vaccines, reopening schools, and air travel during the pandemic.

  • COVID-19: September 10 update. Part 1

    COVID-19: September 10 update. Part 1

    Dr Dominik Mertz, associate professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases at McMaster University and medical director of infection prevention and control at Hamilton Health Sciences, talks about the current COVID-19 situation worldwide.

  • Heart failure treatment: A decade of progress

    Heart failure treatment: A decade of progress

    Dr Harriette Van Spall, associate professor in the Division of Cardiology at McMaster University, scientist at the Population Health Research Institute, and cardiologist at Hamilton Health Sciences, puts in context some of the most impactful heart failure clinical trials of recent years.

  • Heart failure treatment: The evolution of vasodilators

    Heart failure treatment: The evolution of vasodilators

    Dr Harriette Van Spall, associate professor in the Division of Cardiology at McMaster University, scientist at the Population Health Research Institute, and cardiologist at Hamilton Health Sciences, discusses the evolution of vasodilators used in heart failure treatment.

  • Depression: Explaining CBT

    Depression: Explaining CBT

    Dr Zainab Samaan, associate professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences at McMaster University, talks about cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and the role of therapist-delivered and self-help programs to deal with mood disorders.

  • Heart failure treatment: SGLT-2 inhibitors

    Heart failure treatment: SGLT-2 inhibitors

    Dr Harriette Van Spall, associate professor in the Division of Cardiology at McMaster University, scientist at the Population Health Research Institute, and cardiologist at Hamilton Health Sciences, answers questions about the role of SGLT-2 inhibitors in heart failure treatment.

  • Depression: Choosing pharmacologic treatments

    Depression: Choosing pharmacologic treatments

    Dr Zainab Samaan, associate professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences at McMaster University, offers an expert overview of the currently available pharmacologic treatments of depression.

  • Depression in the era of COVID-19

    Depression in the era of COVID-19

    Dr Zainab Samaan, associate professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences at McMaster University, talks about distinctive features of depression and available treatments.

  • Hypertension: The role of adherence in treatment

    Hypertension: The role of adherence in treatment

    Dr Giuseppe Mancia, former president of the International Society of Hypertension and the European Society of Hypertension, discusses the role of patients' adherence in antihypertensive treatment.

  • COVID-19: To treat or not to treat? June 18 update. Part 2

    COVID-19: To treat or not to treat? June 18 update. Part 2

    Dr Jean-Louis Vincent, professor of intensive care medicine at Université libre de Bruxelles and past president of the World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine, talks about dexamethasone, estrogens, plasma, and other treatment options for COVID-19.

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