Individuals with moderate to very severe COPD and cardiovascular risk factors did not have an increased risk for all-cause mortality or major adverse cardiovascular event occurrence with the use of aclidinium.
Habitual use of glucosamine supplements is associated with a reduced risk for CVD events.
For low- to moderate-risk patients, home-based cardiac rehabilitation may be a reasonable alternative to center-based cardiac rehabilitation.
A first-in-class artificial intelligence-based solution that enables healthcare professionals to detect heart murmurs on a personal mobile device has received clearance from the FDA.
After 24 weeks of tofacitinib, increased HDL-c, but not increases in LDL-c or total cholesterol, appeared to be associated with lower future major adverse cardiovascular event risk in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
When pharmacies close, people with heart disease stop taking widely used heart medications, such as statins, beta-blockers, and oral anticoagulants.
Mavacamten reduces LVOT obstruction and improves exercise capacity in obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
Physicians should routinely measure hemoglobin and iron parameters in patients undergoing cardiac surgery and consider combination treatment of preoperative anemia or iron deficiency even the day prior to surgery.
Acute infection and cardiovascular disease have demonstrated a time-dependent relationship in people with HIV.
HealthDay News — The burden of heart failure-related cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality is increased among young and middle-aged blacks, according to a research letter published in the May 14 issue of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Peter Glynn, M.D., from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, and colleagues examined…