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Early discharge does not increase adverse events in uncomplicated MI

February 22, 2018
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FDA warns clarithromycin may be risky for patients with heart disease

February 22, 2018
The FDA announced that health care providers should be cautious before prescribing the antibiotic clarithromycin to patients with heart disease due to the potential risk…
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Smartphone app improves readmission rates after MI

February 22, 2018
Patients with MI using a cardiology smartphone app had significantly lower rates of hospital readmissions, according to new data presented at the American College of…
In the Journals

Aggressive systolic BP target may harm patients with HFpEF

February 22, 2018
Patients hospitalized for HF with preserved ejection fraction had worse outcomes if their systolic BP was less than 120 mm Hg, according to a study published in JAMA
In the Journals

Aspirin, Xarelto show no difference in preventing venous thromboembolism after TJA

February 22, 2018
Results published in The New England Journal of Medicine showed no significant difference between extended prophylaxis with aspirin and Xarelto in the prevention of…
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Cardiovascular Consults: Focus on Minimizing CV Risk in Patients with Diabetes

This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Lilly USA, LLC.

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States, claiming
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VIDEO: ‘Binge-watching’ boosts risk for deep vein thrombosis

December 8, 2017
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American Heart Association Scientific Sessions

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VIDEO: Explosion of technology changing the face of medicine

February 5, 2018
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