The FDA has authorized marketing of Caption Guidance software (Caption Health) to assist medical professionals in the acquisition of cardiac ultrasound images.
Migraine headache is associated with increased risk for cardiovascular disease and cerebrovascular events, including ischemic stroke.
In patients coinfected with HIV and HCV, eradication of HCV had no effect on markers of preclinical atherosclerosis and biomarkers of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction.
Among US adults, intake of processed meat, unprocessed red meat, and poultry, but not fish, is associated with an increased risk for incident CVD.
Lower ST levels in electrocardiogram lateral leads were found to be independently associated with all-cause mortality.
Initiation of antihypertensive and statin medication is associated with favorable and unfavorable lifestyle changes.
One egg per day is not tied to an increase in the risk for heart disease, including cholesterol levels.
Weight gain after smoking cessation partially attenuates the beneficial effect on cardiovascular morbidity.
Shorter length of stay after elective cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass does not result in worse outcomes or increased readmission rates.
A higher level of cardiorespiratory fitness is associated with greater gray matter volume in the temporal, frontal, and cerebellar regions of the brain.