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The greying of cardiology: implications for management
  1. Nanette K Wenger
  1. Correspondence to:
    Professor Nanette K Wenger
    Emory University School of Medicine, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA; nwenger{at}


“The development of new therapies and devices should reflect the dominant population that will ultimately use them—in the case of cardiovascular therapies and devices, this is exemplified by elderly patients”

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  • Research grants/contracts/trial, Steering Committee: Eli Lilly, Astra Zeneca, Pfizer

    Consultantship: Cardiology Consultant, Bristol Myers Squibb; Women’s Advisory Board, CV Therapeutics; Sanofi-Aventis; NitroMed Heart Failure Advisory Board; Leadership Council for Improving Cardiovascular Care (LCIC) Executive Committee, Schering-Plough; GlaxoSmithKline; AstraZeneca AB; Abbott

    Speakers Bureau (CME): Pfizer, Novartis, Merck, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Eli Lilly, NitroMed, CV Therapeutics