Risk equation can be recalibrated for application in different countries; good discrimination in validations.
It is cost-effective, potentially saving $21.3 billion over 20 years by preventing 1.1 million cardiovascular events, researchers say.
Absence of association observed in patients with normal or near-normal baseline estimated glomerular filtration rate.
The world is eating too much sugar and people should slash their intake to just 6 to 12 teaspoons per day, according to WHO.
Calcification in the media of arteries may be a useful measure for screening.
Second study shows similar risk of death for PCI with everolimus-eluting stents, CABG
New data from two studies indicate that testosterone therapy is not associated with cardiovascular risks, which challenges recent FDA decisions.
The quantity and quality of available evidence may not be strong enough to support widespread recommendation of the Mediterranean diet.
53% taking action to reduce sodiu. Those receiving medical advice to reduce sodium intake appeared more willing to take action.
Highest risk during first 6 months of ADT among men who had cardiovascular events before treatment.
People who eat more plant foods than animal products are less likely to die from cardiovascular disease.
A difference of 10 mm Hg or more in systolic blood pressure was associated with an 80% increased risk.
Use of the medication, however, is associated with a 4-fold increased risk of bleeding.
Avoid obesity, hypertension, diabetes and live up to 13 more years without congestive heart failure, study suggests.
Researchers call for a new systematic review of acetaminophen's effectiveness and safety
Correlation identified between functional capacity and erectile function improvement
Intense glycemic control was significantly linked to higher risks of cardiovascular and all-cause mortality
Hints, but doesn't prove, they might reduce risk of death from cardiovascular disease, other causes
Prescription testosterone product labels must now include warnings about the possible increased risk of heart attacks and strokes, says FDA.
More standing time was associated with less overweight and impaired glucose tolerance, but the results didn't hold after adjustment.
Statin use is associated with a decreased risk of all-cause mortality among patients with non-obstructive coronary artery disease (CAD).
Individuals with Type 2 diabetes can lower their risks of cardiovascular diseases more effectively by exercising after a meal.
Study reveals favorable myocardial adaptations, including enhanced left ventricular diastolic function.
Smartphone and standard ECGs detect atrial rate and rhythm, AV block, QRS delay with equal accuracy.
Transcarotid system designed to help prevent stroke during stent and angioplasty procedures
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