Mortality risk lower with PDE5i treatment versus alprostadil treatment; similar links seen for MI, heart failure, CV mortality risk.
Researchers compared a potent antiplatelet inhibition strategy with a less potent inhibition treatment plan in patients with acute coronary syndrome undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery.
For patients returning to work after first myocardial infarction, the risk for recurrent coronary heart disease.
Compared with never smokers, current smokers have increased odds of having coronary artery calcification score.
The Harmony TPV System provides less invasive option to treat pulmonary regurgitation in patients with native or surgically repaired right ventricular outflow tract.
From 2008 to 2017, the rates of cardiovascular diseases declined in the year after MI, with greater reductions seen for women than men.
The use of oversized drug-coated balloons at low pressure was found to be effective in preventing late restenosis in patients with coronary artery disease.
Adults with congenital heart defects are more likely to report cardiovascular comorbidities than those in the general population.
Systematic coronary artery calcium scoring screening and treatment of individuals with a family history of premature coronary artery disease and subclinical disease was found to be more cost-effective than management based on statin treatment thresholds.
A genetic risk score was found to be useful in identifying young individuals at high risk for coronary heart disease who need to undergo coronary artery calcium screening.