Recommended in Cardiology

  • Clinical summaries
  • 1 comment

T2DM: risk vs benefit evaluated for third-line treatment intensification

First direct comparison between insulin and dipeptidylpeptidase-4-inhibitor after dual therapy failure.

Read more
  • Clinical summaries
  • 1 comment

VTE: women using hormone therapy have lower recurrence

Read more
  • Conference reports - RSi Communications
  • 1 comment

Stress perfusion imaging no worse than coronary angiograms in stable coronary artery disease | ACC

Read more
  • Clinical Essentials from N Engl J Med
  • 1 comment

Is there something better than fractional flow reserve for cardiac lesion assessment?

Read more
  • Clinical Essentials from Clin Cardiol
  • no comment
  • FULLTEXT

Expert consensus statements from Heart Rhythm Society summarized in one place: Part 2

Read more
  • Conference reports - RSi Communications
  • 1 comment

Heart failure admissions and mortality show seasonal and regional variations | ACC

Read more
  • Clinical Essentials from J Am Heart Assoc
  • 1 comment

RAS inhibitors are linked to better outcomes but do not prevent Afib post-MI

Read more
  • Clinical Essentials from Clin Cardiol
  • 1 comment
  • FULLTEXT

Expert consensus statements from Heart Rhythm Society summarized in one place: Part 1

Read more
  • The Lancet
  • 1 comment
  • FULLTEXT

Weaponisation of health care in Syria

Read more

Professional & Business

  • International Medical Press

Bariatric surgery rationing ‘misguided’

Read more
  • International Medical Press

Scottish NHS increases access to IVF treatment

Read more
  • International Medical Press

Less than half of women breastfeed after 2 months

Read more
  • International Medical Press

£2bn for social care ‘not solution to the crisis’

Read more
  • International Medical Press

Alzheimer’s test needs more research, says charity

Read more
  • International Medical Press

RCGP: Millions should be reassured by pill study

Read more
View more

New in Cardiology

Can exercise rehabilitation improve outcome following pulmonary embolism?
  • Univadis Medical News
  • 1 comment

Can exercise rehabilitation improve outcome following pulmonary embolism?

Almost half of patients who suffer a pulmonary embolism (PE) experience long-term limitations to physical capacity.

Read more
  • Clinical Essentials from J Am Coll Cardiol
  • 1 comment

Is TAVR safe for patients with bicuspid aortic stenosis?

Randomized TAVR trials excluded patients with bicuspid AS.

Read more
  • Clinical Essentials from Circulation
  • 1 comment

Is MitraClip safe for tricuspid regurgitation?

Compassionate use study suggests MitraClip is safe, significantly decreases TR, and improves NYHA class.

Read more
  • Clinical Essentials from Catheter Cardiovasc Interv
  • no comment

TAVR: a picture of the procedure’s early years

Study examines TAVR growth rate and effect of operator experience during first years after TAVR approval.

Read more
VIDEO: Under- and overtreatment with cholesterol-lowering therapy
  • EAS Video Commentaries
  • 1 comment
  • FULLTEXT

VIDEO: Under- and overtreatment with cholesterol-lowering therapy

According to European guidelines around 19% of general population are not treated with cholesterol-lowering therapy

Read more
  • Clinical Essentials from Obstet Gynecol
  • 1 comment

Severe peripartum hypertension: new recommendations on emergent therapy

This condition can arise any time in the peripartum period

Read more
Dietary sodium intake increased among US adults with hypertension | ACC
  • Conference reports - RSi Communications
  • 1 comment

Dietary sodium intake increased among US adults with hypertension | ACC

Improved population-based interventions are needed.

Read more
Depression associated with risk of death following coronary artery disease diagnosis | ACC
  • Conference reports - RSi Communications
  • no comment

Depression associated with risk of death following coronary artery disease diagnosis | ACC

Depression is a risk factor for CV disease incidence, recurrent events, and death.

Read more
  • Clinical Essentials from Ann Med
  • 1 comment

COPD linked to increased CV risk

Patients need strict monitoring for subclinical atherosclerosis.

Read more
Do VIP patients get better care?
  • Univadis Medical News
  • 1 comment

Do VIP patients get better care?

A new study finds doctors can feel pressured by so-called VIPs to provide additional tests or treatments that they believed were unnecessary.

Read more
Tributes paid to doctors who rushed to save lives during London terrorist attack
  • Univadis Medical News
  • no comment

Tributes paid to doctors who rushed to save lives during London terrorist attack

Doctors and nurses from a nearby hospital sprinted across Westminster Bridge during the attack to get to victims.

Read more
  • Clinical Essentials from J Am Heart Assoc
  • 1 comment

Heart health effects similar for all races, both sexes

Finding suggests a strategy for reducing CVD disparities.

Read more
  • Clinical Essentials from Endocr J
  • 1 comment

Family history of hypertension might hasten type 2 diabetes onset

Patients present with disease at an earlier age if hypertension is present in the family tree.

Read more
  • Clinical Essentials from J Am Heart Assoc
  • 1 comment

A cigarette-smoking husband may increase his wife’s hypertension risk

Huge study in China suggests a dose-response effect.

Read more