Latest Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) News
The Mediterranean Diet may reduce patients risks of breast cancer, cardiovascular disease, and diabetes.
Patients with depression were younger, had higher eGFR, and more comorbidities.
Study results strengthen researchers' arguments for further clinical trials evaluating the potential protective effect of statins.
Risks include coronary heart disease and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease.
Mortality rates dropped less than 1% from 2011 to 2014.
The Absorb GT1 Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold System (BVS) is absorbed by the body after about 3 years.
Plant-based, seafood-based omega-3s associated with 10% lower risk of fatal CHD.
In a meta-analysis, AKI was associated with an 86% increased risk of CV-related death and 38% increased risk of other major CV events.
Study points to need for better coordinated care, more effective use of medications.
Those with type 2 diabetes and heart disease as well as a prior cardiovascular event have an increased risk of cardiovascular mortality.
Odds of cardiovascular mortality 14.8% higher in black Americans with both conditions.
For patients taking metformin, TZD and DPP-4i linked to lower mortality, cardiovascular risks.
There was also a 22% reduction in the development of renal outcomes with liraglutide compared to placebo.
When taken in higher-than-recommended amounts, loperamide can cause cardiovascular conditions.
Coronary artery disease before transplantation increases death risk by 77%, study finds.
NEPHROLOGY & UROLOGY NEWS
- Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
- Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
- Contrast Nephropathy
- Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)
- Diabetic Nephropathy
- End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
- Lupus Nephritis
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)