A 67-year-old man presents with shortness of breath since the Sonoma-Napa wildfires but otherwise feels well.
Positive emotions and low levels of depression after a CVD event are associated with low risk for mortality.
Use of sodium-glucose cotransporter inhibitors resulted in significant reductions in hemoglobin A1c, fasting blood glucose, and body weight.
Increasing coronary artery calcium correlated with increased CVD events, whereas increasing cardiorespiratory fitness tended to correlate with decreased CVD events.
Patients with rheumatoid arthritis and diabetes treated with abatacept may have a lower risk for myocardial infarction, stroke/transient ischemic attack, and coronary revascularization compared with tumor necrosis factor inhibitors.
Aegis Sciences announced the launch of KardiAssure, a first-of-its-kind urinalysis to help healthcare providers track cardiovascular medication adherence in their patients.
Migraine was associated with elevated risks of myocardial infarction, stroke (ischemic and hemorrhagic), venous thromboembolism, and atrial fibrillation or flutter.
Supervised aerobic and resistance exercise may improve metabolic syndrome in overweight and obese survivors of breast cancer.
The evidence examining associations between marijuana use and cardiovascular risk factors and outcomes is limited.
High levels of agreement between statin eligibility found between several guidelines included in this study. Statins remain an important therapy to help reduce the number of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) events.
Worry about deportation is significantly tied to higher levels of known cardiovascular risk factors.
The use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in patients with arthritis may pose a significant cardiovascular risk.
Two years of high-intensity exercise training is associated with improved maximal oxygen uptake and reduced cardiac stiffness in previously sedentary healthy middle-aged adults.
The expanded use of TIMI Risk Score for Secondary Prevention in patients with T2D may be helpful to predict risk for CV events accurately.
Guidelines that recommend statins for more people for primary prevention of atherosclerosis are likely to prevent more ASCVD events than guidelines that recommend fewer people take statins.
Risk for cardiovascular death was reduced with empagliflozin compared with placebo.
Patients with visit-to-visit variability of fasting plasma glucose may have a higher risk of developing cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality.
The beneficial cardiopulmonary effects of walking are attenuated when walking in a traffic polluted area.
Severe hypoglycemia is associated with high absolute risk of cardiovascular events and mortality in patients with diabetes.
Weight gain associated with insulin therapy is not associated with adverse cardiovascular outcomes in people with type 2 diabetes.
The study investigates the correlation between hypoglycemia and the risk for all-cause mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes.
There is a decreased risk of cardiovascular disease linked with nut consumption.
Obesity, hypertension, and circadian misalignment may all result from sleep debt.
Evolocumab may decrease the risk for adverse cardiovascular events in patients with and without diabetes.
Sudden death is the most common category of cardiovascular mortality among patients with type 2 diabetes and atherosclerotic CVD.
Certain factors have been associated with accelerated atherosclerosis in spondyloarthritis without overt cardiovascular disease.
Liraglutide treatment for weight management is not associated with increased risk of cardiovascular event.
Traditional risk factors for cardiovascular disease are linked to a higher risk of heart disease in HIV-positive premenopausal women than HIV itself.
Knowledge regarding the impact of various risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD) events is essential for the establishment of individualized risk evaluation and prevention.
Women who experience gestational hypertension are at a greater risk for future hypertension and ischemic heart disease compared with women who have preeclampsia.
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