Early recognition of chronic venous insufficiency helps improve outcome and reduces the need for surgical intervention.
The blood levels of non-high density lipoprotein cholesterol were found to have a strong association with the long-term risk for a cardiovascular disease event.
Members of 4 societies published a consensus system of care document containing operator and institutional recommendations and requirements for transcatheter mitral valve interventions.
The Mediterranean Diet was ranked as the best diet overall for 2020, according to new rankings released by US News and World Report.
The TriClip device may be safe and effective for lowering tricuspid regurgitation by 1 grade or more.
No significant associations seen between birth month, birth season, and overall mortality.
Guidance focused on dietary patterns may be better to improve healthy eating and promote cardiovascular health, according to the American Heart Association.
Evaluation of skeletal muscle mass may help predict long-term cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk in adults without preexisting CVD.
In a population of elderly patients with hypertension, average blood pressure variability was found to decline during the 2 years following the initiation of antihypertensive medication.
Peripheral artery disease is one of the most underdiagnosed entities in vascular medicine, and clinicians should look for specific patient risk factors such as smoking, diabetes, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia when screening for this disease.
Children of women with diabetes diagnosed before or during pregnancy are at increased risk for early-onset cardiovascular disease.
Women with a history of bulimia nervosa are at 4 times the risk of developing cardiovascular disease.
Frequent tooth brushing, professional dental cleaning linked to reduced risk for heart failure, atrial fibrillation in Korea.
Combination therapy consisting of once-daily macitentan and tadalafil was associated with reductions in pulmonary vascular resistance in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Broad support needed for providing BP refresher training for all roles of primary care health care providers.
Vaccine coverage significantly lower among non-Hispanic blacks, those with lower education, income.
Researchers conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis to identify the prevalence of hypertension in the general pediatric population.
Coronary computed tomography angiography may consistently improve coronary heart disease outcomes in individuals with chest pain.
Association also seen between more births, less ideal body mass.
Researchers assessed randomized controlled trials to evaluate the impact of nurse practitioner-led cardiovascular care compared with another cardiovascular healthcare provider.