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Air pollution may increase mortality risk after heart transplantation

Air pollution may increase mortality risk after heart transplantation
December 9, 2019
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Surgical AVR beneficial in very severe asymptomatic aortic stenosis

December 9, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Among patients with very severe but asymptomatic aortic stenosis, surgical aortic valve replacement was linked to lower rates of operative mortality…
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AHA: Geriatric syndromes affect care of older patients in cardiac ICU

December 9, 2019
Despite older patients receiving the care they need in cardiac ICUs, they may experience worsening of geriatric conditions such as cognitive impairments and frailty…
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Proposed legislation to lower drug prices: What clinicians need to know

December 9, 2019
Several bills have been introduced recently to reduce the high cost of prescription drugs. “Despite partisan gridlock in Washington, both parties know that health…
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‘Microvasculature on a chip’ may improve understanding of blood clots, therapy response

December 8, 2019
ORLANDO — A new microvascular-on-a-chip assay has allowed researchers to grow blood clots and track inflammatory thrombi with the goal of better targeting…
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The Burden of the Bleed

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

Oral anticoagulation (OAC) is most commonly prescribed for stroke prevention in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation; acute…
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VIDEO: Updates on direct-to-consumer genetic testing for CVD

October 10, 2019
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American Heart Association Scientific Sessions

American Heart Association Scientific Sessions

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VIDEO: Insights on optimal antithrombotic strategy in patients with diabetes, stable CAD

September 21, 2019
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