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FDA to investigate potential risks of paclitaxel-eluting devices

January 17, 2019
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Spironolactone effective as HFpEF treatment regardless of kidney function, but safety less clear

January 17, 2019
The efficacy of spironolactone in patients with HF with preserved ejection fraction was consistent across the range of kidney function, although adverse events were…
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Genetic factor may identify patients at risk for spontaneous coronary artery dissection

January 17, 2019
The first genetic risk locus for spontaneous coronary artery dissection has been identified, according to a study published in the Journal of the American College of
In the Journals

Renal nerve stimulation shows promise for identifying appropriate patients for renal denervation

January 17, 2019
A first-in-man study shows that renal nerve stimulation appears to be safe and effective along the renal artery and yields large variation in temporary changes in BP per…
In the Journals

Medicare Part B to D shift may decrease total spending, increase out-of-pocket costs

January 17, 2019
Although a proposal by the HHS to shift certain prescription drugs from Medicare Part B to Part D may reduce total drug spending by 6.9% to 18.3%, it could also increase…
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Mechanical Circulatory Devices: Contemporary Long-term Management

Supported by independent medical education grants from the Amyloidosis Research Consortium and Pfizer

Mechanically assisted circulation has been established as an evidenced-based and increasingly important option for…
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VIDEO: CV effects of vitamin D, omega-3 supplements remain unclear

November 24, 2018
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VIDEO: Cardiovascular risks elevated in breast cancer

October 24, 2018
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