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Statin therapy reduces mortality risk after revascularization in CLI

June 22, 2018
In the Journals

Switch from ticagrelor to clopidogrel increases platelet reactivity

June 22, 2018
A de-escalation that consisted of a switch from ticagrelor to clopidogrel therapy conferred an increase in platelet reactivity, researchers reported in Circulation. For…

ADA, AHA team up with industry to raise awareness of CVD, diabetes link

June 22, 2018
The American Diabetes Association and the American Heart Association have initiated a multiyear collaborative effort to help patients with type 2 diabetes reduce their…
In the Journals

Nitric oxide during cardiopulmonary bypass boosts kidney outcomes

June 22, 2018
Patients undergoing multiple valve replacement with prolonged cardiopulmonary bypass who were given nitric oxide had a decreased risk for acute kidney injury, worsening…
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Targeted interventions increase OSA screening rates in stroke patients

June 22, 2018
Interventions including education programs, stroke discharge note templates and email reminders improved the screening rates for obstructive sleep apnea in patients with…
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