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

CABG Vein Harvesting Techniques Have Similar MACE Risks

CABG Vein Harvesting Techniques Have Similar MACE Risks

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In patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting, no significant difference was found between endoscopic and open vein graft harvesting in terms of MACE risk.

Vitamin D Supplementation Does Not Lower Cardiovascular Event Incidence

Vitamin D Supplementation Does Not Lower Cardiovascular Event Incidence

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Vitamin D supplementation did not lower the incidence of cancer or cardiovascular events compared with placebo.

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%.

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