An update to the KDIGO clinical practice guidelines was published for the management of blood pressure in CKD.
This study evaluated the effects of hemodynamic-guided management of heart failure on composite mortality and heart failure events.
Incident heart failure event rates higher for non-Hispanic Black versus non-Hispanic White women with hypertensive disorders of pregnancy.
Virtual reality intervention also significantly decreases pain among patients undergoing peripheral IV catheter placement.
Implementation of a standardized clinical assessment and management plan for prenatal CHD pregnancy care successfully decreased early-term or cesarean deliveries.
Researchers conducted a study to assess the risk for pregnancy-associated vascular complications in women with Marfan syndrome.
Improved communication with patients about cost, bleeding, and monitoring may increase compliance.
GAPNA discusses how advanced practice practitioners are well-positioned to encourage healthy lifestyles among older adults, to include activities that help attain/maintain lean muscle mass, regardless of BMI, to reduce chronic pain and frailty.
Higher doses of statins may more effectively prevent adverse clinical outcomes in PAD.
The association between GLP-1 RA therapy and cardiovascular outcomes in type 2 diabetes was assessed.
Significantly lower rates of vein graft occlusion seen at three and 12 months for no-touch versus conventional vein harvesting.
Long-term risks and consequences are considerable for patients receiving VKA, DOAC after first unprovoked VTE.
This study sought to characterize sex differences in heart failure physical frailty phenotypes.
The CHA2DS2-VASc score predicted stroke risk in patients with heart failure with atrial fibrillation.
In a randomized clinical trial, researchers evaluated the effect of DTAS protocol on long-term clinical outcomes of patients with LVO stroke.
Collaborative blended care model provides extra emotional and educational support to improve mental health-related quality of life.
Risk for incident hypertension increased per doubling of norepinephrine, epinephrine, dopamine, cortisol during median 6.5 years.
A meta-analysis of COMPASS and VOYAGER compared low-dose rivaroxaban and aspirin vs aspirin alone across a broad spectrum of patients with PAD.
Benefits for heart failure patients include functional capacity and fewer complications with newer devices.
However, Juul products will remain on the market for now.