Patients who have truncus arteriosus with moderate or worse initial truncal valve regurgitation or stenosis may be at risk for truncal valve intervention.
Flow-dependent expression of ACE2 was found to be associated with the susceptibility of brain endothelial cells to be directly infected by SARS-CoV-2.
Calcium activity was detected in microglia calcium during the hyperacute phase of ischemic stroke.
Higher serum levels of VCAM-1 may be associated with incident HFpEF.
There is a trend toward a decreasing age for diagnosis of cardiovascular disease and associated risk factors among women.
No association was observed between elective PCI appropriateness and 90-day outcomes.
Approximately one-third of people who use e-cigarettes or other electronic nicotine delivery systems were found to experience associated symptoms of lung injury.
Virtual or remote telehealth cardiac rehabilitation programs implemented during the COVID-19 pandemic were found to maintain levels of patient acceptance, adherence, as well as referral.
Treatment with ACEI and/or ARBs was not found to increase the rates of COVID-19 infection or associated mortality.
Racial inequities in treatment intensification may be responsible for more than 20% of racial disparities in hypertension control.