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October 2019 Briefing - Pharmacy

Nov 01, 2019

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Pharmacy for October 2019. This roundup includes the latest research news from journal articles, as well as the...

Equivalence Seen Between Drug Classes for HTN Monotherapy

Nov 01, 2019

FRIDAY, Nov. 1, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Most estimates show no differences in effectiveness between classes of antihypertensive agents, according to a systematic, multinational, large-scale analysis ...

October 2019 Briefing - Cardiology

Nov 01, 2019

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Cardiology for October 2019. This roundup includes the latest research news from journal articles, as well as t...

October 2019 Briefing - Family Practice

Nov 01, 2019

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Family Practice for October 2019. This roundup includes the latest research news from journal articles, as well...

October 2019 Briefing - Surgery

Nov 01, 2019

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Surgery for October 2019. This roundup includes the latest research news from journal articles, as well as the ...

October 2019 Briefing - Internal Medicine

Nov 01, 2019

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Internal Medicine for October 2019. This roundup includes the latest research news from journal articles, as we...

Cardiac Biomarkers May ID High CV Risk in Patients With CKD

Oct 28, 2019

MONDAY, Oct. 28, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Individuals with chronic kidney disease (CKD) have elevated cardiac biomarkers and are at increased risk for adverse cardiovascular events, according to resea...

Cardiac Biomarkers May ID High CV Risk in Patients With CKD

Oct 28, 2019

MONDAY, Oct. 28, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Individuals with chronic kidney disease (CKD) have elevated cardiac biomarkers and are at increased risk for adverse cardiovascular events, according to resea...

Prediagnosis Exercise May Reduce CV Risk in Breast Cancer

Oct 24, 2019

THURSDAY, Oct. 24, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- For women with primary breast cancer, prediagnosis exercise exposure is associated with a graded reduction in subsequent cardiovascular event (CVE) risk, ac...

Prediagnosis Exercise May Reduce CV Risk in Breast Cancer

Oct 24, 2019

THURSDAY, Oct. 24, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- For women with primary breast cancer, prediagnosis exercise exposure is associated with a graded reduction in subsequent cardiovascular event (CVE) risk, ac...

CVD Risk Declines When BP Meds Taken at Bedtime

Oct 23, 2019

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 23, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Ingestion of prescribed blood pressure-lowering medications at bedtime is associated with a reduction in cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk, according to a ...

CVD Risk Declines When BP Meds Taken at Bedtime

Oct 23, 2019

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 23, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Ingestion of prescribed blood pressure-lowering medications at bedtime is associated with a reduction in cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk, according to a ...

CHEST: Metoprolol Does Not Cut Time to COPD Exacerbation

Oct 21, 2019

MONDAY, Oct. 21, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- For patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), metoprolol does not reduce the time to first exacerbation versus placebo, according to a study...

CHEST: Metoprolol Does Not Cut Time to COPD Exacerbation

Oct 21, 2019

MONDAY, Oct. 21, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- For patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), metoprolol does not reduce the time to first exacerbation versus placebo, according to a study...

Insomnia as Risk Factor for CVD in Patients With HIV

Oct 14, 2019

Data indicate that cardiovascular disease (CVD) is now among the leading causes of death among HIV-positive adults. “This increased CVD risk is not accounted for by traditional CVD or HIV-specific f...

Ibrutinib Therapy Linked to New, Worsened Hypertension

Oct 11, 2019

FRIDAY, Oct. 11, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Ibrutinib is associated with an increased risk for new or worsened hypertension in patients treated for B-cell malignancies, according to a study published on...

Ibrutinib Therapy Linked to New, Worsened Hypertension

Oct 11, 2019

FRIDAY, Oct. 11, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Ibrutinib is associated with an increased risk for new or worsened hypertension in patients treated for B-cell malignancies, according to a study published on...

Dog Ownership May Lower Risk for Death After Major CV Event

Oct 08, 2019

TUESDAY, Oct. 8, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Dog ownership is associated with better outcomes after a major cardiovascular event as well as a reduced risk for all-cause mortality, according to a cohort s...

Dog Ownership May Lower Risk for Death After Major CV Event

Oct 08, 2019

TUESDAY, Oct. 8, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Dog ownership is associated with better outcomes after a major cardiovascular event as well as a reduced risk for all-cause mortality, according to a cohort s...

PCI, CABG for Left Main CAD Have Similar Five-Year Outcomes

Oct 04, 2019

FRIDAY, Oct. 4, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Five-year rates of a composite outcome of death, stroke, and myocardial infarction are similar for patients with left main coronary artery disease following ei...