Explore the latest in cardiology, including treatment of acute coronary syndromes, dyslipidemia, heart failure, rhythm disorders, and more.
This randomized clinical trial tests the efficacy of patient activation interventions with or without financial incentives to promote prescribing of thiazide diuretics in patients with hypertension and improve the quality of hypertension management.
This cohort study uses data from the China Patient-Centered Evaluative Assessment of Cardiac Events (PEACE) Prospective Study to examine the angina-specific health status before and after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in patients without acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in China.
This UK population-based nested case-control study assesses the associations between chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) medication intensity or stage of airflow limitation and the risk of hospitalization or death in patients with heart failure.
A woman develops visual field changes with retinal and choroidal thickening. Prior to presentation, an electrocardiogram demonstrated right bundle branch block, followed later by complete heart block. What would you do?
This study evaluates the interindividual variability in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol reduction with the PCSK9 inhibitor drug evolocumab.
This analysis of data from the EUCLID trial characterizes the incidence and types of myocardial infarction in patients with peripheral artery disease, identifies factors associated with myocardial infarction, and determines the association of myocardial infarction with cardiovascular mortality and acute limb ischemia.
This nested case-control study of patients with early-onset atrial fibrillation (AF) used large-scale, deep-coverage whole-genome sequencing to identify a loss-of-function variant in TTN, the gene encoding the rare nerve protein titin, as a genetic risk factor for early AF.
This randomized, open-label, blinded end point randomized clinical trial examined the effect of oral alfacalcidol, a vitamin D receptor activator, on cardiovascular events in patients with cardiovascular kidney disease receiving hemodialysis.
This case report presents the electrocardiographic findings in a woman with dextroversion.
This cluster-randomized clinical trial assesses whether a targeted electronic health record alert achieves similar advances to multicomponent interventions and safely reduces unnecessary monitoring.
This cohort study of 25 789 black and white individuals in the United States examines the incidence and risk factors for ischemic stroke by sex and race.
This population-based cohort study evaluates whether ankle-brachial indices identified through electronic health records among community-dwelling patients with peripheral artery disease are associated with limb revascularization or amputation.
This cohort study examines the association between Mediterranean diet intake and cardiovascular risks and attempts to identify which biological mechanisms underlie the association among participants of the Women’s Health Study.
This cohort study evaluates the association of adherence and treatment intensity with cardiovascular outcomes in patients with documented cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes without cardiovascular disease or chronic kidney disease, and chronic kidney disease without cardiovascular disease.
This Medical News & Perspectives story examines the debate over whether opting for whole-fat dairy or nonfat dairy or avoiding dairy altogether is optimal for health.
This cohort study characterizes the national population of cardiac surgery patients with opioid use disorder and compares outcomes with cardiac surgery patients without opioid use disorder.
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