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AANP 2017 Annual Meeting

Managing patients with chronic heart failure

Managing patients with chronic heart failure

Clinicians will encounter more patients at risk for CHF as the population ages and cardiovascular risk factors become more prevalent.

Cardiovascular Disease Information Center

Antiplatelet drug use may lead to bleeding risk in elderly

The researchers found that during 13,509 patient-years of follow-up, 3166 patients had 405 first bleeding events.

Clinical Features

Case Study: Chest pain radiating into the neck

Case Study: Chest pain radiating into the neck

A 44-year-old man presents to his local urgent care clinic for chest pain radiating up into his neck that is gradually getting worse.

Adherence and hypertension in the geriatric patient

Adherence and hypertension in the geriatric patient

Addressing factors that lead to lack of adherence to antihypertensive 
therapy in elderly patients is crucial to improving outcomes.

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