Cardiovascular Information Center
American Heart Association science advisory recommends healthy eating patterns instead.
No Impact on Carotid Artery Intima-Media Thickness Following Cessation of Menopausal Hormone Therapy
A follow-up study from KEEPS found that cessation of menopausal hormone therapy did not change the expected trajectory of carotid artery intima-media thickness over a 3-year period.
Legumes, coffee, tea tied to cardiovascular benefits; added sugars, energy drinks linked to harmful effects.
Maintaining healthy vitamin D levels may benefit sleep and cardiovascular health in African-American patients.
Cheese consumption may be linked to a lower risk of cardiovascular disease.
These tips can help patients manage conditions such as hypertension and diabetes during the holidays.
An elderly woman with a history of hypertension and metastatic bladder cancer presents to the ED with bilateral finger pain and cyanosis associated with a 15-lb weight loss.
A 55-year-old man with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease reports having some mild chest pain.
A woman complaining of seeing yellow lights is diagnosed with digoxin toxicity.
How do statins interact with calcium channel blockers?
Is there any evidence that psychiatric medications contribute to a greater risk of pulmonary emboli?
Doctors must assess for the presence of pulmonary hypertension in patients with lung disease, COPD, or emphysema, among other conditions.
Use the acronyms PASS and PAID to remember important murmurs