Cannabis seems not to be associated with cardiovascular benefits but has adverse cardiovascular effects.
After lipid monitoring guidelines were updated in 2018 by the AHA/ACC, researchers observed only a modest increase in patients completing lipid panels following statin initiation.
Intrauterine exposure to maternal gestational diabetes is associated with an increased cardiovascular disease risk and risk factors in offspring up to age 35 years.
Researchers conducted a prospective study to analyze the relationship between continued angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor (ACEi) or angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB) use in the hospital and better clinical outcomes (ICU admission, morbidity, mortality).
Researchers sought to identify the importance of providing an effective, appropriate self-care intervention to heart failure patients especially if they have depressive symptoms.
Occupational exposures may be associated with abnormal echocardiographic measures of cardiac function and structure.
The relationship of palmoplantar plaque psoriasis and comorbidities known to be associated with generalized plaque psoriasis were examined.
The objective of the statement was to review and discuss medications that may cause or exacerbate arrhythmias.
Researchers evaluated the relationship between American Heart Association Life’s Simple 7 metrics and occurence of ocular diseases.
In 2020 European Society of Cardiology guidelines, updated recommendations are presented for the care of adult patients with congenital heart disease.
Snoring is associated with increased risk of cerebral events in patients with obstructive sleep apnea and established cardiovascular disease.
Self-measured BP monitoring at home may be a cost-effective way to improve the diagnosis and management of patients with hypertension.
Researchers sought to determine whether triglyceride levels were independently associated with cardiovascular disease among patients with coronary artery disease and type 2 diabetes.
A reduced dose of prasugrel compared with the standard dose of ticagrelor was associated with maintained anti-ischemic efficacy and safety in elderly or low-weight patients with acute coronary syndrome.
Offspring of women with chronic hypertension were twice as likely to be hospitalized for an endocrine-related issue by the age of 18.
Nearly 1 in 3 young non-Hispanic Black adults and about 1 in 5 young Mexican-American and non-Hispanic White adults have hypertension.
Abdominal aortic aneurysms are likely to be encountered in the primary care setting, making appropriate diagnosis and management indispensable.
Researchers sought to examine the safety of aspirin as a primary prevention method for atherosclerotic cardiovascular events in high-risk patients.
Researchers analyzed data from 60,574 women to examine the risk of CVD associated with PCOS across the life span.
The rates of myocardial infarction were found to decline during the COVID-19 pandemic, which also saw increases in sleep duration.