Researchers evaluated the prevalence of abdominal aortic calcification and its association with prevalent vertebral fractures in women with rheumatoid arthritis.
Risk models routinely used for predicting 30-day mortality risk after TAVR were found to have mediocre discrimination performance.
Researchers evaluated the association between osteoporosis and vertebral fragility fractures with cardiovascular calcification in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Higher doses of renin angiotensin system blockade were found to be associated with improved survival and beneficial left ventricular remodeling 3 years after transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
Investigators assess underlying mechanisms and relevant biomarkers of morbidity and mortality due to coagulopathy in patients with severe COVID-19 infection.
Individuals with a family history of aortic dissection may be at increased risk of developing this disease.
Electrocardiographic ischemic morphology with physiological plausibility may be synthesized using a newly developed technique.
A substantial percentage of women with peripheral artery disease reported having depressive symptoms.
Corticosteroids combined with immunoglobulin treatment may be beneficial for some patients at high risk for Kawasaki disease.
Intracardiac echocardiography was found to be comparable with aortography or cardiac computed tomography in providing accurate pulmonary artery side diameter of the patent ductus arteriosus.