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Everyday solutions to reduce implicit bias in health care

October 21, 2019
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Underuse of cholesterol-lowering medications creates ‘missed opportunities’

October 21, 2019
ATLANTA — Despite the improvements that have been made in cholesterol reduction, more efforts are needed to improve usage rates of cholesterol-lowering medications…
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Public reporting may impede access to valve surgery in endocarditis

October 21, 2019
Study findings indicate that an increased scrutiny of surgical outcomes has contributed to an approximately 30% decline in valve surgeries for infective endocarditis…

Health experts have mixed reactions to Juul’s removal of flavored e-cigarette products

October 21, 2019
Health professionals are having mixed reactions to Juul’s announcement that it would suspend the sales of its nontobacco and nonmenthol-based flavors. Citing the…
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AI system successfully identifies patients with FH

October 21, 2019
ATLANTA — A machine learning model was able analyze large health-care encounter databases to identify patients with familial hypercholesterolemia, according to…
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Rapid-Fire Roundtable: Expert Insights on the Use of PCSK9 Inhibitors to Reduce CV Risk

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Amgen.

Given the high prevalence of patients on statin therapy who do not reach low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C)…
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VIDEO: Updates on direct-to-consumer genetic testing for CVD

October 10, 2019
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VIDEO: Top takeaways from ESC Congress with Dipti Itchhaporia, MD

September 25, 2019
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