Hyperkalemia in patients undergoing cardiac surgery is associated with increases risks for postoperative death, cerebrovascular accidents, and need for dialysis.
Findings seen in warfarin-treated patients with history of international normalized ratio instability
In a study of veterans taking proton pump inhibitors, 4 and 15 extra deaths per 1000 patients occurred due to CKD and CVD, respectively.
Cancer death rates decreased from 1999 to 2017; heart disease deaths dropped to 2011 and then increased
In a study, the risks for cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality were only a nonsignificant 4% lower for sevelamer vs calcium acetate recipients older than 65 years initiating hemodialysis.
Rivaroxaban plus aspirin vs aspirin alone decreases the risk of major cardiovascular outcomes with no excess risk of bleeding in patients with vascular disease and moderate renal impairment.
Risk for cardiovascular disease increased for women in middle, late adulthood with longer antibiotic use
Mortality risk related to cardiovascular disease 87 percent higher among those who never eat breakfast
Risk for all-cause death, CVD, CHD increased with RHR >75 and with increase in RHR over time
Suboptimal responders have increased risk for incident cardiovascular disease