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June 07, 2021
June 06, 2021
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June 03, 2021
Examining the current state of professionalism and ethics in cardiology.
Data from AACE 2021 suggests the risk of cardiovascular disease was 15% greater among patients with thyroid cancer who underwent thyroidectomy than the general population, but found no significant difference in risk of cardiac mortality and atrial fibrillation.
June 02, 2021
The AHA has released a scientific statement highlighting the importance of prescribing physical activity as a first-line treatment in patient populations with elevated blood pressure or elevated cholesterol.
June 01, 2021
A systematic review and meta-analysis presented at AACE 2021 sheds light on risk factors associated with increased odds of developing peripheral artery disease among patients with type 2 diabetes.
May 30, 2021
Check out the latest case report from Dr. Brady Pregerson. This case report features a man in his 50s presenting to the ED with palpitations. Can you determine the correct diagnosis?
May 27, 2021
An analysis of data from 10k women in the Lifetime Risk Pooling Project presented at EPI Lifestyle 2021 suggests premature menopause was associated with a 40% increase in risk of coronary heart disease.
May 26, 2021
The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association have released an updated version of their guidelines for prevention of secondary stroke in patients with stroke or TIA, which had not been updated since 2014.
May 25, 2021
Results of an analysis of the MESA study suggest increased pericardial fat volume was associated with a 2-fold increase in heart failure risk in women and a 53% increase in risk among men.
An analysis of data from DASH-Sodium sheds further light on the impact of increased sodium intake on cardiovascular risk.
May 24, 2021
New observational data from the SPRINT trial provides further support of using a more intense blood pressure goal, suggesting use of 120 mmHg as a goal rather than 140 mmHg could reduce the risk of major adverse cardiovascular events.
May 21, 2021
An analysis of patients who achieved blood pressure goal within a digital care program details the potential ability of digital health interventions to improve management of patients with hypertension.