A new analysis of qualitative studies points to poor communication on multiple levels.
Veronica Hackethal, MD
SMARTEX HF is first multicenter RCT to evaluate high intensity interval training in patients with HFrEF
The Cardiovascular Health Study identifies patient factors that can be modified to stem risk for CEA.
The first study using a national inpatient database finds PAH-related costs, comorbidities are increasing.
A new study assessed the poorly understood impact of pulmonary hypertension on mortality after myocardial infarction.
This short slide show highlights new drugs now recommended, a new HF category, and recommendations for optimizing treatment.
What drug has shown survival benefit greater than 3 months in high-risk PAH patients? Select your answer and move to the next question.
PCSK9-I Patient Population and Potential  FDA-approved for relatively small patient group w/ uncontrolled LDL despite max therapy and at high risk for CVD. Familial hypercholesterolemia: ~620,000 in US.
1. Which of the following is probably not a characteristic of someone who has had catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation (AF)?
Atrial fibrillation (AF) may increase the risk of dementia, according to a new study conducted in the Netherlands. The study looked at 20 years of follow-up data on over 6000 people, and found that younger participants with a longer duration of AF had the highest risk of dementia.