Evidence suggests a possible role for inflammation in the association between MS and myocardial infarction risk.
Elevated baseline D-dimer levels were associated with an increased risk for adverse cardiovascular outcomes.
In-hospital treatment of adult community-acquired pneumonia with corticosteroids may be associated with a lower MI risk.
Lixisenatide reduces progression of urinary albumin-creatinine ratio in patients with macroalbuminuria
Escitalopram resulted in lower risk for major adverse cardiac events vs placebo in patients with depression following recent acute coronary syndrome.
An inverse link was found between participation in sports, cycling, and gardening with incident MI, despite air pollution.
Investigators examined the outcomes of using various beta-blockers in patients with type 2 diabetes after a myocardial infarction.
Researchers found a correlation between larger changes in temperature and increased risk for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction.
Women have an increased risk of mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia after myocardial infarction.
One lot of clopidogrel, a platelet inhibitor, has been recalled due to mislabeling.
A young patient presents with an increased heart rate that skipped a beat, shortness of breath, and tingling and numbness down her right arm.
An overview of cardiac rehabilitation use plus interviews with Monica Mukherjee, MD, MPH, FACC, FASE and with Jonathan Ledyard, MS, RCEP.
In patients with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes, an early invasive treatment strategy does not significantly reduce mortality rates.
The HEART Score is a safe risk-stratification tool for chest pain, but it does not seem to do much for reducing hospital utilization and admissions.
Herpes zoster may be linked to increased cardiovascular events risk.
In patients with acute myocardial infarction without heart failure, beta-blockers did not reduce mortality risk at 1 year.
NSAIDs increase myocardial infarction risk by 20% to 50%.
XyloCor's XC001 is a potential therapy for patients with chronic angina.
The Cardiology Advisor Articles
- Traumatic Life Events May Increase Risk for Atrial Fibrillation in Older Women
- Class 1 Device Recall: Endologix AFX Device Recalled Due to Type III Endoleaks
- Harvard: Fraudulent Data Found in Publications of Heart Researcher
- No Differences Between Bivalirudin, UFH Post-PCI After Ticagrelor Pretreatment
- Rivaroxaban Approved to Reduce Risk of Major Cardiovascular Events in CAD, PAD
- Coenzyme Q10 Supplementation May Reduce Statin-Induced Myopathy
- Long-Term Exposure to Elevated BP Associated With AS and AR
- Risk Factors for Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease in the South Asian Population
- Takotsubo Syndrome Associated With Substantial Morbidity, Mortality
- Bariatric Surgery Reduces Macrovascular Complications in Obesity, T2D
- Metformin May Improve Vascular Health in Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes
- Improved Cardiovascular Event Reporting Needed in Leukemia Clinical Trials
- Psoriasis Associated With Clinical Signs of Accelerated Atherosclerosis
- Can Dermatoscope Magnets Be Used With CV Implanted Electronic Devices?
- The Striking Effects of Diversity in Health Care: Improving Patient Outcomes