A middle-aged woman who received a heart transplant 1 year ago presents with mild fever and generalized weakness.
Heart failure is the number 1 reason for patient re-admittance to acute-care facilities according to the American Heart Association.
Avoiding 3 major risk factors for heart failure—hypertension, diabetes, and obesity—may reduce the likelihood of heart failure development.
Subclinicial hypothyroidism has been associated with an increased risk for coronary heart disease events and mortality.
A primer on premature ventricle contractions with commentary from 2 arrhythmic/heart failure experts.
While ARVD/C management has greatly improved, more precautions—particularly in genetic testing and exercise—need to be taken.
Clinician Viewpoints on the "2016 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update on New Pharmacological Therapy for Heart Failure"
Drs Tauras and Patel from Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx, New York weigh in on what the new heart failure therapeutic guidelines mean for practicing clinicians.
Clinicians seek stronger collaboration between cardiology and oncology as well as evidence-based treatment guidelines.
Ixmyelocel-T therapy reduced clinical cardiac events and improved patient outcomes.
Exercise's potential positive effects on cardiovascular disease and heart failure may be possible regardless of frequency and time of initiation.
Patients with heart failure rarely use evidence-based alternative treatments such as yoga or massage, to manage their comorbid chronic pain.
A recent study evaluated the effects of SGLT-2i and other glucose-lowering drugs on cardiovascular event outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes from 6 countries in 3 world regions.
A Smartwatch band paired with an app records a 30-second single-lead rhythm strip.
Primary prevention with aspirin may reduce all-cause mortality in patients with heart failure and type 2 diabetes.
A shared decision-making program between patients with end-stage heart failure being considered for destination therapy left ventricular assist device and their caregivers was associated with improvement in patient knowledge.
Rheumatoid arthritis may be associated with an increased risk for hospitalization from heart failure.
High-sensitivity cardiac troponin is associated with incident heart failure.
Researchers discovered an association between global pulmonary vascular remodeling and pulmonary hypertension in patients with heart failure.
The American College of Cardiology released a decision pathway addressing 10 pivotal issues in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction.
Patients with chronic heart failure and diabetes may have a greater reduction in mortality with higher beta-blocker doses.
Incident heart failure hospitalizations were reduced with plant-based diets.
The Cardiology Advisor Articles
- FDA Reports Combination Hypertension Treatment Discontinued
- Automated Detection of Atrial Fibrillation Through Smartwatch Technology
- Cardiovascular Outcomes of SGLT-2i vs Other Glucose-Lowering Drugs in T2D
- Outcomes With Aspirin for Primary Prevention in Heart Failure, Type 2 Diabetes
- Machine Learning Shows Potential in Diagnosing Myocardial Infarction in Patients With Chest Pain
- Digital Adherence Devices: Preventing Strokes in Afib One Reminder at a Time
- Pioglitazone Lowers Cardiovascular, Noncardiovascular Mortality in Diabetes
- Peripheral Artery Disease, DVT Risk May Increase With Varicose Veins
- Cardiorespiratory Fitness May Improve Executive Function in Mild Cognitive Impairment
- Preventing Chemotherapy-Related Cardiotoxicity in Breast Cancer
- Patent Foramen Ovale Characteristics May Predict Benefits of PFO Closure
- Low-Dose Triple Combo Therapy Effective in Hypertension
- Blood Pressure, Glucose Levels Worsened From the Great Recession
- Acute MI Hospital Mortality During Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics Meeting Dates
- A 64-Year-Old Woman With Colorectal Cancer Presents to ED With Severe Chest Pain