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Prostate Cancer Could Increase Risk of DVT, Pulmonary Embolism by Nearly 50%

May 24, 2022

An analysis of national data from Sweden suggests men with prostate cancer were at a 48% greater risk of deep vein thrombosis and a 47% greater risk of pulmonary embolism compared to their counterparts without prostate cancer.

Q&A on SCAI's 2022 PFO Guidelines, with Clifford Kavinsky, MD, PhD

May 20, 2022

Chair of the SCAI's writing group for their 2022 guidelines on management of patent foramen ovale, Dr. Clifford Kavinsky, sits down with Practical Cardiology to take part in a Q&A on the guideline's recommendations and the writing process for the SCAI's first PFO guidance.

Cardiology Case Report: Bedsores and Palpitations

May 16, 2022

Our latest cardiology case report features a woman in her mid-70s with a history of hypertension presenting to the hospital with intermittent palpitations as well as worsening bedsores. Check out the EKG and determine the correct diagnosis!