Cardiovascular Information Center
Patients diagnosed with PFO prior to noncardiac surgery have an elevated ischemic stroke risk.
The ADA's updates include a modified patient-focused care algorithm as well as improved risk management for CVD.
Migraines are linked to cardiovascular events, including myocardial infarction, VTE, and stroke.
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.
Primary prevention efforts such as exercise, weight control, cessation of smoking, and alcohol intake can greatly affect the development of CAD.
A 55-year-old obese woman with hypertension, diabetes, and scleroderma is referred for follow-up after a recent admission for new-onset heart failure.
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