Patrick Campbell is the assistant managing editor of Endocrinology Network, as well as its sister publications Practical Cardiology and Rheumatology Network. Prior to joining these brands, he led coverage of cardiology and diabetes with HCPLive. Before joining parent company MJH Life Sciences in 2019, he spent time as a beat reporter with the Pocono Record in Stroudsburg, PA, and Star News Group in Manasquan, NJ. He also touts experience in multimedia, having spent time as a freelance multimedia specialist with NJ Advance Media and multimedia coordinator at the Pocono Record. Follow him on Twitter @RealPatCampbell or reach him via email at PCampbell@mjhlifesciences.com.
Published on October 13, the latest scientific statement from the American Heart Association highlights the current role of patient-reported outcome measures in the management of peripheral artery disease as well as future considerations for optimizing this role and benefits in care.
Statins and their specific role have been the subject of debate for years. In this feature, 6 leading experts in cardiometabolic health share their perspectives on whether statins should be used in the sense of primordial prevention for ASCVD.
An analysis of data from more than 35,000 women in the Women's Health Initiative indicates a history of infertility was independently associated with a 16% increase in risk of incident heart failure, with a 27% increase in risk of HFpEF, in postmenopausal women.
The latest scientific statement from the American Heart Association is aimed at improving the awareness of NAFLD and its associated cardiovascular risk among clinicians as well as optimizing diagnosis and early treatment strategies for patients with NAFLD.
A prespecified analysis of FIDELITY presented at ACC.22 details the effects of finerenone on reducing cardiovascular risk based on whether or not patients had a history of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease at baseline.