Britt Gambino

Editor

Britt Gambino is the medical editor for Haymarket Media's Cardiology Advisor. She has a B.A. in English from Drew University and an M.F.A. in Creative Writing from The New School.

Most Recent Articles by Britt Gambino

CHEST Releases Guideline for Antithrombotic Therapy in Atrial Fibrillation

CHEST Releases Guideline for Antithrombotic Therapy in Atrial Fibrillation

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Patients with atrial fibrillation who have ≥1 non-sex CHA2DS2VASc stroke risk factor should receive oral anticoagulation as antithrombotic therapy.

AHA Issues Scientific Statement on Managing Chagas Cardiomyopathy

AHA Issues Scientific Statement on Managing Chagas Cardiomyopathy

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The most common findings in patients with Chagas cardiomyopathy include cardiac rhythm abnormalities, myocardial abnormalities, aneurysms, and thromboembolism.

Rapid MI Rule-Out Protocol Outperforms Older Assay

Rapid MI Rule-Out Protocol Outperforms Older Assay

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The new rapid rule-out for MI protocol had sensitivity and negativity predictive values of 100% and a specificity of 86%.

FDA Releases Guidance on Nicotine Replacement Therapy Product Development

FDA Releases Guidance on Nicotine Replacement Therapy Product Development

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The FDA aims to support the development of novel inhaled nicotine replacement therapies to combat the public health crisis of tobacco use in the United States.

Medicare Prescription Drug Plans Require More Out-of-Pocket Spending

Medicare Prescription Drug Plans Require More Out-of-Pocket Spending

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Medicare beneficiaries spent more out of pocket for generic medications used to treat cardiovascular disease than patients using standalone prescription drug plans.

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