Investigators evaluated data from BETonMACE to assess a relationship between the use of insulin and risk of MACE in patients with diabetes and acute coronary syndrome.
In multivariable analysis, strong predictors for MI ≤45 years were hypertension or diabetes, active smoking, family history, BMI ≥30 kg/m.
The anti-inflammatory benefits of colchicine were consistently observed in this study, regardless of specific history and timing of prior ACS.
C-peptide level may be independently associated with both cardiac injury score (CIIS) and subclinical myocardial injury.
Researchers assessed the value of a biomarker model in distinguishing subtypes of myocardial infarction and injury.
Neprilysin inhibition was not found to have a significant effect on late LV remodeling after myocardial infarction.
DAPT de-escalation was ranked as the most effective strategy for preventing all-cause and cardiovascular death in patients with acute coronary syndrome.
The objective of the study was to evaluate the trends for hospitalizations and inpatient mortality from acute myocardial infarction among patients with psoriatic arthritis.
This study evaluated the effects of a 12-month intensive prevention program based on regular contacts between nonphysician “prevention assistants” and patients who had had an MI.
Employer mandated switches to high-deductible health plans reduce emergency department visits for nonspecific chest pain.