Treatments, complications, and survival rates in patients with cancer with a left ventricular assist device (LVAD) are reviewed.
This meta-analysis included patients with stroke and/or transient ischemic attacks to determine whether women are under-represented in clinical trials of acute stroke therapies.
Investigators sought to assess the impact of treatment with SGLT2 inhibitors on risk of all-cause mortality, cardiovascular disease, or hospitalization for heart failure or chronic kidney disease in patients with type 2 diabetes.
The FDA has granted 510(k) clearance to Radius Tº, a wearable, wireless thermometer to measure body temperature for both prescription and over-the-counter use in individuals 5 years of age and older.
Monitoring with an insertable cardiac monitor detected significantly more atrial fibrillation compared with usual care in patients who had stroke.
Among patients with no known prior CVD, modestly elevated troponin I levels during sepsis have been associated with an increased risk for experiencing adverse CV events.
The researchers’ goal was to determine the clinical impact of stent graft thrombosis and its prognosis.
The FDA has approved Rezipres (ephedrine hydrochloride) for the treatment of clinically important hypotension occurring in the setting of anesthesia.
Aortic stenosis is a condition in which the opening of the aortic valve narrows, restricting blood flow from the heart to the rest of the body. The American Heart Association estimates that over 20% of older Americans have aortic stenosis, referring to it as a condition “common in people over age 65.”¹ Despite its prevalence,…
The American College of Physicians (ACP) released a statement supporting an “immediate ramping up of supply for distribution of COVID-19 vaccines equitably among and within countries in need.”