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Half of A.fib patients become asymptomatic after catheter ablation
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Half of A.fib patients become asymptomatic after catheter ablation

Data from the European Heart Rhythm Association reveal high success rates but a concerning lack of appropriate follow-up.

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It's time the West adopts soy for heart health

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PPI use predicts HF, death in CAD patients

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Is combination therapy a better first-line option for hypertension?

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Pacemakers with defibrillator may benefit only select male patients

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Masked hypertension lurks for 1 in 8 of your apparently normotensive patients

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ARNI+BB+MRA triple combination cuts chronic heart failure mortality risk by more than half

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Arrhythmia: Monthly Essentials January 2017

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A low heart rate may be linked to Afib risk

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Professional & Business

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Think-tank calls for rethink over obesity impact

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E-cigarettes cause teen nicotine addiction, says study

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Unfilled nurse shifts compromising patient safety

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‘Biggest leap forward’ in prostate cancer diagnosis

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Vaccines fast-tracked to prevent global epidemics

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Yorkshire CCGs place ban on expensive treatments

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Hypotension is associated with depression

Hypertension gets all of the attention, but what does its opposite reveal?

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Surgically corrected congenital heart defect linked to impaired QoL in adults | STS
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Surgically corrected congenital heart defect linked to impaired QoL in adults | STS

QoL may be decreased due to an increased risk of cognitive and neuropsychological impairment.

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Diabetes linked to increased risk for Parkinson's disease

Data from a Taiwanese population-based study.

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Focus on EAS 2017 Prague, Plenary speaker Gary F Lewis, Regulation of lipid mobilization and lipoprotein secretion by the intestine, Tuesday April 25
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Focus on EAS 2017 Prague, Plenary speaker Gary F Lewis, Regulation of lipid mobilization and lipoprotein secretion by the intestine, Tuesday April 25

Understanding the triglyceride homeostasis regulation by gut-liver-brain axis may offer future treatment option for dyslipidemia

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Trump to appoint vaccine sceptic to chair commission on vaccine safety
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Trump to appoint vaccine sceptic to chair commission on vaccine safety

Critics and followers alike are eager to see what the new President's next move will be.

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Beta-blockers are less effective for hypertension than other drug classes

Cochrane reviewers: they do not perform as well for preventing death, stroke, heart attacks.

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Rheumatoid arthritis: delay to diagnosis appears linked to early risk for cardiovascular events

Even a short delay in diagnosis matters.

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Evidence does not support “blanket recommendation” for RAS inhibitors in CAD without HF

Benefits are modest in CAD without HF, according to meta-analysis.

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New-onset atrial fibrillation: Impact on mortality in critically ill patients | SCCM
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New-onset atrial fibrillation: Impact on mortality in critically ill patients | SCCM

In five studies with 43,291 patients, NOAF was associated with significantly higher adjusted in-hospital mortality (OR 1.42).

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Women are at lower risk for new-onset atrial fibrillation after coronary bypass surgery | STS
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Women are at lower risk for new-onset atrial fibrillation after coronary bypass surgery | STS

There has been limited information about the sex-specific incidence and characteristics of atrial fibrillation (AF) after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)

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“Telestenting” could allow clinicians to perform PCI remotely

Combination of robotics and telecommunications for remote PCI yields 95% success rate in pilot study.

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Cardiovascular disease: socioeconomic disadvantage affects women more than men
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Cardiovascular disease: socioeconomic disadvantage affects women more than men

The finding is based on data from 22 million people from North America, Europe, Asia and Australasia.

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Link between debt and death
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Link between debt and death

The finding could have significant implications for healthcare policy.

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Acute renal failure after cardiac surgery is variable | STS
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Acute renal failure after cardiac surgery is variable | STS

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons National Database does not distinguish between a decline in creatinine clearance and the need for de novo hemodialysis when characterizing acute renal failure after cardiac surgery.

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