Tori Rodriguez, MA, LPC

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Leadless Pacemakers "Lead" the Way to Fewer Complications in Cardiac Arrhythmias

Leadless Pacemakers "Lead" the Way to Fewer Complications in Cardiac Arrhythmias

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Patients implanted with leadless pacemakers had fewer complications in both short- and midterm events compared with patients who received transvenous pacemakers.

Supplementing Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Therapy With Nutritional Changes

Supplementing Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Therapy With Nutritional Changes

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Current research suggests patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension may benefit from iron and vitamin D supplementation.

Hypertension Disorders in Pregnancy: The Potential of Prophylactic Aspirin

Hypertension Disorders in Pregnancy: The Potential of Prophylactic Aspirin

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To aid in the prevention of preeclampsia, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the US Preventive Services Task Force recommend low-dose aspirin prophylaxis in patients with 1 or more high-risk factors.

Managing Cardiovascular Risk in Rheumatoid Cachexia

Managing Cardiovascular Risk in Rheumatoid Cachexia

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Because of the increased risk for cardiovascular disease in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, the increase in fat mass caused by rheumatoid cachexia can be especially concerning.

PAH in Congenital Heart Disease: Expert Q&A on Challenges and Advances

PAH in Congenital Heart Disease: Expert Q&A on Challenges and Advances

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Management strategies were discussed for subtypes of PAH-congenital heart disease including Eisenmenger syndrome, PAH with persistent systemic to pulmonary shunts, and PAH with small or coincidental defect or PAH after defect closure.

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