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CV risk decreases with physical activity in type 1 diabetes

May 29, 2015

Recent study findings published in Diabetes Care revealed that cardiovascular risk, glycemic control and diabetes-related comorbidities were all improved with physical activity among a group of adults with type 1 diabetes.

“Overall outcomes were beneficial in the most active compared with physically inactive subjects,” the researchers wrote.

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Remote ischemic preconditioning reduces kidney injury after cardiac surgery

May 29, 2015
Remote ischemic preconditioning for patients at high risk for kidney injury undergoing cardiac surgery reduced the rate of acute kidney injury and use of renal…
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Post-hospital prophylaxis could reduce risk for venous thromboembolism, death after lung resection

May 29, 2015
The incidence of post-operative venous thromboembolism following oncologic lung resections and after discharge is significant, despite guidelines directing prophylaxis…
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PRAGUE 13: Multivessel PCI failed to best culprit-vessel PCI after STEMI

May 29, 2015
New data from the PRAGUE 13 trial presented at EuroPCR demonstrate no difference in favor of multivessel PCI over culprit-only primary PCI in patients with…
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DEFLECT III: Cerebral protection device safe at 30 days after TAVR

May 29, 2015
Cerebral protection with an investigational device designed to deflect debris away from the brain during transcatheter aortic valve replacement was safe at 30 days…
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Platelet Function and Genetic Testing Current Status and Use

Platelet Function and Genetic Testing: Current Status and Use

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. and Lilly USA, LLC

Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) can result in substantial morbidity or death. To reduce the risk of cardiovascular death…
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VIDEO: New detection technology 'changes landscape' for radiation safety

VIDEO: New detection technology 'changes landscape' for radiation safety

May 28, 2015
BOSTON — In this video, Scott J. Pollak, MD, FACC, of Central Florida Cardiology Group, Orlando, outlines the…
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Examining Diverse Patient Populations and Their Response to Therapy

Examining Diverse Patient Populations and Their Response to Therapy

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. and Lilly USA, LLC

Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) can result in substantial morbidity or death. To reduce the risk of cardiovascular death…
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