SCAD Alliance News and Information

Associated Conditions

For information on other rare diseases that may also affect SCAD patients, see the following resources: Fibromuscular Dysplasia (FMD) Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, vascular type IV Loeys-Dietz ...

Videos & Downloads

View, Download & Share Ask the Experts webinar series on YouTube SCAD Warrior App The Vital Role of the Emergency Department in Improving Outcomes of ...

Breathing and Relaxation Audio Files

Provided by Dr. Sumner PMR-16-group PMR-8-Group PMR-4-Group Diaphragmatic-breathing

SCAD Alliance perspective on AHA statement

In response to the American Heart Association Scientific Statement on Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) in Women, SCAD Alliance issued the following news brief:  "In validating ...

Seeing is believing on #GivingTuesday

Today, #GivingTuesday 2015, SCAD Alliance is proud to announce that funds raised are designated to support our exhibit at the American College of Cardiology (ACC) 65th Annual ...

New psychosocial research to benefit survivors

Motivated by her personal journey as a SCAD survivor, SCAD Alliance board member Tina Pittman Wagers, M.S.W., Psy.D., is leading a research study of the ...

Stent mal-apposition with resorption of intramural hematoma with spontaneous coronary artery dissection

Lempereur, Fung, Saw, Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy, 2015. Read More

What Clinicians Should Know About Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection

Marysia S. Tweet, MD; Rajiv Gulati, MD, PhD; and Sharonne N. Hayes, MD Read More

ePatient Strategies Discussed at Summit

In June, SCAD Alliance co-founder Katherine Leon presented at the 14th Annual Patient Adherence & Access Summit, held in Philadelphia. Leon participated in the session, ...

SCAD Alliance board member to present at Stanford conference

SCAD Alliance board member, Tina Pittman Wagers, MSW, PsyD, on campus of University Colorado - Boulder (far right) Dr. Tina Pittman Wagers, SCAD Alliance board ...

Management and Long-Term Prognosis of Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection

Lettieri, et al. The American Journal of Cardiology, Volume 116, Issue 1, 66-73 Read More  

Prevalence of Extracoronary Vascular Abnormalities and Fibromuscular Dysplasia in Patients With Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection

Prasad, Tweet, Hayes et al. The American Journal of Cardiology, Volume 115, Issue 12, 1672-1677. Read More