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.
Having diabetes and frequent sleep disturbances increases the risk for early death.
Monitoring with an insertable cardiac monitor detected significantly more atrial fibrillation compared with usual care in patients who had stroke.
The researchers’ goal was to determine the clinical impact of stent graft thrombosis and its prognosis.
For individuals with class 1 obesity, bariatric surgery is effective for weight loss and comorbidity resolution.
Biggest, latest COVID-19 surge did not show declines in stroke, heart attack presentation as seen early in the pandemic.
Tyvaso DPI is an investigational drug-device combination therapy consisting of a dry powder formulation of treprostinil.
Researchers aimed to determine whether vagus nerve stimulation paired with rehabilitation is a safe and effective treatment for improving arm function lost after a stroke.
Researchers assessed whether increased systolic and diastolic blood pressure are associated with greater cardiovascular risks among patients with new-onset coronary artery disease or cerebrovascular disease, regardless of glucose status.
A large retrospective observational study found large numbers of hospitalized patients with blood pressures exceeding thresholds for hypertension.
Dietary strategies aimed solely at lowering saturated fat intake may be less effective in reducing cardiovascular disease (CVD) than recommendations for a plant-centered diet.
Offspring of mothers with hypertensive disorders during pregnancy (HDP) may have an increased risk for developing stroke later in life.
Researchers aimed to determine the rate and impact of pneumonia in the PARADIGM-HF and PARAGON-HF trials.
A significant percentage of affected patients were observed to have dilated atria and left ventricular hypertrophy.
Bluetooth is potentially susceptible to attack because it allows different devices to communicate over the air, according to a cybersecurity expert.
Prenatal ultrafine particle (UFP; <0.1 µm) exposure is associated with asthma development in children.
Demographic disparities in proximity to stroke care are greater in nonurban than in urban areas.
The researchers studied the effect of aspirin and statin treatment on cardiovascular and bleeding incidence in patients with diabetes in the absence of obstructive CAD.