Explore the latest in cardiovascular disease risk factors, including diabetes, dyslipidemia, hypertension, tobacco and smoking, and more.
This cohort study uses National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey data to assess whether seafood consumption and mercury exposure are associated with all-cause and cardiovascular disease–related mortality.
This post hoc subgroup analysis of a cohort from a population-based randomized clinical trial investigates the outcomes of prostate-specific antigen screening for prostate cancer among men who concomitantly use statin drugs.
This survey study investigates trends in statin use and expenditures after market exclusivity ended and generic statins became available in the US.
This cross-sectional study characterizes the prevalent use of medications that may raise BP and examine their associations with BP control and antihypertensive use
This study uses clinical registry data to assess achievement of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol reduction and lipid-lowering therapy prescribing patterns among adults aged 20 to 39 years with moderate to severe hypercholesterolemia.
This cohort study evaluates whether common measures of cholesterol concentration, triglyceride concentration, or their ratio are associated with cardiovascular risk beyond the number of apolipoprotein B–containing lipoproteins.
This Viewpoint summarizes new guidance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for industry to voluntarily adhere to sodium reduction targets, particularly in processed and prepared foods.
This cohort study compares the risk associated with enzyme-inducing antiseizure medications and non–enzyme-inducing antiseizure medications in individuals with cardiovascular disease.
This Viewpoint discusses the potential value of incidentally observed coronary artery calcification (CAC) in deciding to initiate early prevention, even in the absence of symptoms.
This cohort study uses coronary computed tomography angiography to investigate whether statin therapy is associated with alterations in the volume or calcium density of 6 compositional atherosclerotic plaque types in patients with coronary artery disease.
This cohort study investigates the association of blood DNA methylation with incident coronary heart disease using a large number of methylation sites in a single model.
This cohort study examines the association of estimated cardiorespiratory fitness in midlife with subclinical atherosclerosis, arterial stiffness, incident cardiometabolic disease, and mortality among participants in the Framingham Offspring Study.
This cross-sectional study of patients with lipid distributions representative of the US population compares the accuracy of 3 low-density lipoprotein level estimation methods with triglyceride levels of 400 to 799 mg/dL.
This narrative review assesses the evidence for targeted postpartum risk-reducing interventions and identifies optimal care and areas of future investigation among women with adverse pregnancy outcomes.
This cohort study evaluates whether there is an association of baseline diastolic blood pressure (DBP) and intensification of blood pressure–lowering therapy with all-cause death and cardiovascular events.
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