Second study shows no significant difference in patients' survival based on donor BMI.
Members of 2 remote Venezuelan tribes were found to have elevated blood pressure following exposure to Western culture.
Findings of early trials based on epicardial fat pad injections during cardiac surgery.
Focusing on children for health promotion, strategies for program implementation, and gaps in research may be a successful approach for lifelong cardiovascular health.
Amateur marathoners had highest troponin I and T vs half-marathon and 10-km racers.
Prediction independent of traditional risk factors such as MetS, glucose, HbA1c in general population.
Data show that myocardial inflammation in rheumatoid arthritis is related to disease activity and may contribute to increased risk for heart failure.
Increase especially great among women, who were less likely to receive guideline-based treatment.
The guidelines were developed by over 100 experts, including hematologists, patient representatives, and other specialists.
Blood pressure, smoking, type 1 and 2 diabetes linked to higher hazard ratios for women than men.
More people vulnerable to heat exposure, potentially causing heat stress, heart and kidney disease.
Individuals in top quartile of vitamin D levels have significantly higher CRF than those in lowest quartile.
Home discharge rate increased at intervention sites; no increase in return visits, adverse outcomes.
Lower systolic BP found for those living in areas with public smoke-free policies.
Adjustment for subclinical brain disease markers did not reduce link between arterial stiffness, dementia.
Significantly faster onset with atorvastatin, rosuvastatin vs simvastatin during monotherapy.
Baseline serum 25(OH)D level was not predictive of long-term incident atrial fibrillation risk.
Women with ASCVD are at an increased risk for poor patient experience, lower health-related QOL, and inferior perception of their health compared with men.
The use of both NSAID and aspirin was positively associated with incident HF in adults with no prior history of CVD.
Greatest shift to cancer as leading cause of death seen in highest-income counties in United States.
Updated cholesterol guidelines offer more personalized cardiovascular disease risk assessment.
Among older adults prescribed statins, diabetes, anxiety linked to nonadherence, discontinuation.
A diagnostic model based on D-dimer measurement, lower limb compression ultrasonography (CUS) and computed tomography pulmonary angiography (CTPA) accurately ruled out pulmonary embolism (PE) in pregnancy.
Those who do see a cardiologist are more likely to fill anticoagulant prescription and have reduced risk for stroke.
31 scientific publications from the laboratory of Piero Anversa contain falsified and/or fabricated data.
Of TTS survivors, 11.9% readmitted within 30 days, with associated mortality of 3.5%.
The use of β-blockers in the first trimester of pregnancy may not greatly increase the risk for major congenital malformations in offspring.
One in 77 US children reportedly had heart conditions in 2016, with special needs in 60%.
Implementing ACC/AHA guideline would direct antihypertensive meds to adults at high CVD risk.
Children with congenital heart disease presenting to ED at increased risk for morbidity, mortality.