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Risk for recurrent ischemic events increased in women, minorities after PCI

Risk for recurrent ischemic events increased in women, minorities after PCI
October 19, 2017

Women and minorities who underwent contemporary everolimus-eluting stent implantation had an increased risk for recurrent ischemic events compared with white men, and all three groups had similar risk for MACE at 1 year, according to a study published in JAMA Cardiology.

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Yoga, aerobic exercise combination yields positive effect on CV risk factors

October 19, 2017
In a new study, patients with obesity, type 2 diabetes and a previous diagnosis of CHD who practiced a combination of Indian yoga plus aerobic exercise over 18 months…
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MI associated with worse coping strategies

October 19, 2017
Patients with previous MI were more likely to use emotion-focused coping strategies, such as eating more or drinking alcohol, compared with those without MI, who used…
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Black patients exhibit more advanced disease at time of revascularization

October 18, 2017
At the time of initial major revascularization procedures, black patients presented with more advanced disease for their initial carotid, abdominal aortic aneurysm and…
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Kidney disease, injury predict poor outcomes after TAVR

October 18, 2017
Patients with chronic kidney disease or end-stage renal disease who underwent transcatheter aortic valve replacement had an elevated risk for death, renal replacement…
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Individualizing Antihypertensive Therapy to Meet Today’s Needs of Patients and Providers

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Allergan, Inc.

High blood pressure is a leading cause of cardiovascular disease and death in the United States and is often called…
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VIDEO: Meeting offers `think tank’ of experts

July 15, 2017
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Cardiometabolic Health Congress

Cardiometabolic Health Congress

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VIDEO: New recommendations made for patients at extreme risk for CVD

July 21, 2017
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