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Osteoporosis Agent May Keep Type 2 Diabetes at Bay

The incidence of opioid-associated cardiac arrest increased significantly in 2012-2018, according to a study presented at the virtual European Society of Cardiology Congress 2021. Investigators who examined and compared...

Screening Elderly For AF Lowers Risk for Adverse Outcomes

Screening for atrial fibrillation (AF) offers a small net benefit in an older population, according to a study published in The Lancet, to coincide with the virtual European Society of Cardiology Congress 2021. Researchers...

Our Healthcare System May Be Failing, But It Isn’t Broken

I ’ve stood in front of conferences before and made my case: Our healthcare system is per- fect. “A perfect system? Ours?” I’ll hear people murmuring, “He’s a little bit crazy.” For decades, critics of the US healthcare system...

Guideline For Reducing ASCVD Risk In Hypertriglyceridemia

In a report published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, an expert consensus decision pathway (ECDP) was presented for the management of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) risk reduction in...

Barriers Persist for Women in Cardiology Clinical Trials

Participation of women in cardiovascular clinical trials is suboptimal, and barriers need to be identified and addressed, according to a paper published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Noting that women in...

Smokers Who Are Black Face Higher Coronary Heart Disease Risk

A study found that risk for coronary heart disease was more than two-fold higher for smokers versus non-smokers among Black patients. Black patients who smoke are twice as likely to develop coronary heart disease (CHD) compared...

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