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

Prognostic Signficance of Gender in Atrial Fibrillation and Diabetes

Prognostic Signficance of Gender in Atrial Fibrillation and Diabetes

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Women with atrial fibrillation and diabetes have higher rates for mortality and cardiovascular disease compared to men.

New Atrial Fibrillation After Stroke Tied to Preexisting Cardiovascular Comorbidities

New Atrial Fibrillation After Stroke Tied to Preexisting Cardiovascular Comorbidities

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Patients diagnosed with new atrial fibrillation after ischemic stroke were more likely to have preexisting cardiovascular comorbidities such as hypertension, heart failure, and coronary artery disease.

Heart Failure, Arrhythmia Risk Increased With Zoledronic Acid

Heart Failure, Arrhythmia Risk Increased With Zoledronic Acid

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Patients treated with zoledronic acid had a higher risk for atrial fibrillation and other arrhythmias as well as heart failure vs untreated patients.

Risk Stratification Using Platelet Aggregation in Stable CAD

Risk Stratification Using Platelet Aggregation in Stable CAD

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Platelet aggregation levels did not predict cardiovascular events in patients with stable coronary artery disease.

Insulin Initiation Associated With Weight Gain, Acitvity Decreases in T2D

Insulin Initiation Associated With Weight Gain, Acitvity Decreases in T2D

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Initiation of insulin therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes was associated to inactivity and weight gain.

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