Researchers sought to describe the prevalence of VHD stages among older adults; determine the prognostic relevance of VHD stages for incidence CVDs; and characterize the progression in VHD stages over 6 years in late life.
Researchers sought to assess the age at which the population attributable fraction of dementia from hypertension would be the highest.
A study was conducted to determine the effect of depression and poor mental health on cardiovascular health in younger adults in the United States.
Researchers sought to compare quality of life outcomes between ablation and pharmacotherapy in women with atrial fibrillation.
Matthew L. Springer, PhD, Sandhya Venugopal, MD, and Kinjan Parikh, MD, discuss the effect of e-cigarettes on cardiovascular health.
A study was conducted to determine if the addition of cognitive behavioral therapy to outpatient cardiac rehabilitation reduces anxiety and depression.
A study was conducted to determine the relationship among insulin resistance, mortality, and cardiovascular disease in patients from 5 continents.
A study was conducted to determine the relationship between hyperglycemia in pregnancy and elevated blood pressure in offspring.
Researchers sought to evaluate the risk for incident myocarditis within 1 year following infection with COVID-19.
The American Heart Association has issued a statement regarding HF patient’s use of over-the-counter medications and supplements.
A study was conducted to determine the prevalence and clinical characteristics of patients with pericarditis and long COVID-19 infection.
A study was conducted to compare resistance training plus aerobic training with aerobic training alone in patients with CAD.
Seena Fazel of the University of Oxford, UK, and colleagues at the Karolinska Institute in Sweden compared the medicated and non-medicated periods of over 1.4 million beta blocker users.
Tecarfarin is a novel oral vitamin K antagonist with a similar mechanism of action to warfarin, though it is metabolized differently.
The Amulet device is designed for complete immediate closure of the left atrial appendage using dual-seal technology.
A study was conducted to compare the efficacy of 6 common supplements with a low-dose statin and placebo on risk for ASCVD.
Updated guidelines from the ACC and AHA for 2022 have been issued regarding diagnosis and management of aortic disease.
Findings published in 2020 suggest that irregular sleep schedules may increase CVD risk independent of sleep quality or duration.
Omecamtiv mecarbil is a selective small molecule cardiac myosin activator.
Blocking the endothelin pathway could represent a new mode of action to lower blood pressure in resistant hypertension, according to investigators.