Frequent nightmares can occur in some patients hospitalized with cardiovascular diseases and are associated with depression, anxiety, and insomnia.
Compared with White women, Black women are more likely to be diagnosed with hypertension at a younger age, have higher blood pressure readings, and die earlier from complications related to hypertension.
Researchers find that climate change is associated with increased risk for cardiovascular disease.
For patients with high-risk CVD, high-dose trivalent inactivated influenza vaccination does not reduce cardiopulmonary hospitalization or all-cause mortality.
Cross-sectional data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey from 1988 to 1994 and 1999 to 2016 were used for this analysis.
Women are at increased risk for heart failure and death after first-time myocardial infarction.
The USPSTF concludes that current evidence is inadequate for assessing the balance of benefits and harms of screening children and adolescents for hypertension.
Adult patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) who were also obese had worse disease-specific health-related quality of life compared to patients of normal weight.
Patients who are hospitalized with COVID-19 and have an elevated vs normal troponin levels were found to be at higher risk for death.
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.
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.
An intensive lifestyle intervention was found to be associated with a significant loss of fat mass and lean mass in adults with type 2 diabetes.
Increases in food insecurity were found to be independently associated with increased cardiovascular mortality rates in nonelderly adults.
FGF23 levels may be associated with lower LV systolic function, higher LV mass, and lower LA function.
Transgender persons who present for gender-affirming hormone therapy may be at an elevated cardiovascular risk.
Researchers examine what is the best dose of omega 3 fatty acids to get the most cardiovascular benefits to prevent heart disease.
In the first 30 days following an exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, there is an increased risk of cardiovascular adverse events.