Cardiovascular Information Center
Among patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty, aspirin alone may provide protection against postoperative venous thromboembolism that is similar to that of other anticoagulants.
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%.
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.
South Asians exhibit the highest rates of ASCVD among all ethnic groups, and the highest prevalence is in younger age groups; up to 25% of myocardial infarctions in India occur in individuals younger than 40 years of age.
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 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