The use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in patients with arthritis may pose a significant cardiovascular risk.
New research suggests that drones can be used to quickly deliver defibrillators in sudden cardiac arrest emergencies.
An increase in systolic blood pressure was found in individuals living in racial segregated neighborhoods.
Highlights from the 2017 American College of Cardiology Scientific Session & Expo.
Restarting oral anticoagulation in patients with atrial fibrillation after an intracranial hemorrhage may improve outcomes.
Both cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging and myocardial perfusion scintigraphy strategies reduced unncessary angiography rates compared with NICE guidelines.
Overall, 92.7% of patients assigned to alirocumab were able to cut their use of lipoprotein apheresis by at least half.
A "walkability index" was assigned to each neighborhood.
W. Frank Peacock, IV, MD, discusses the risk of major bleeding among patients with atrial fibrillation and diabetes who are receiving rivaroxaban.
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- Hypothyroidism Predicts Atrial Tachyarrhythmia After AF Catheter Ablation
- USPSTF Does Not Recommend Afib Screening in Asymptomatic Patients
- American Heart Association Urges Screen Time Limits for Youth
- Pulmonary-Systemic Pulse Pressure Ratio Linked to PH Mortality
- Thromboembolic Disorder Treatments: Without DVT/PE
- Apixaban Lowers Bleeding Risk in Afib With End-Stage Kidney Disease
- Tricuspid Regurgitation Velocity Unreliable Indicator of Pulmonary Hypertension
- Heart Failure Risk Increased When Sleep Apnea Not Managed With CPAP
- Thromboembolic Disorder Treatments: DVT/PE
- Perspectives on USPSTF Afib Screening Recommendation
- Generic Version of Adcirca Now Available for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
- Exercise Benefits for Myocardial Infarction Not Reduced by Traffic Pollutants
- Orenitram Decreased Risk of Morbidity/Mortality Event in PAH Trial
- Healthy Lifestyle With Diabetes Reduces Cardiovascular Risk