Latest Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) News
Women with a BMI between 25 and 29.9 kg/m have the greatest survival advantage.
Sodium nitrite reduces hemodynamic derangements of cardiac failure that occur with exercise.
Highest vs. lowest quartile associated with a 17% increased risk.
Heightened risks of cardiovascular complications seen during non-cardiac surgeries.
And, absence of CAC reclassifies about half of patients as being not eligible for statins.
Added sugars raise risk of myocardial infarction, cardiovascular disease, and stroke.
Dosage should be tailored to the needs of individual patients, researchers say.
BB dose has greater impact than lower heart rate in patients with heart failure from HF-ACTION trial.
Researchers find no evidence that increasing calcium intake will prevent fractures.
Recipients of in-hospital nighttime dialysis experienced a 14.2 gram reduction in left ventricle thickening.
Those found naturally in dairy, meat products may help; low levels of artificial trans fats might not hurt.
Research shows it equals the level of physical exertion seen for a brisk walk.
DNR orders generally associated with the likelihood of favorable neurological survival.
Higher numbers of insured leading to more treatment of hypertension, high cholesterol, diabetes.
Empagliflozin-treated patients had a 38% reduction in the relative risk of cardiovascular death versus placebo recipients.
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