This study examines trends in use of moderate-intensity and high-intensity statin in US cardiology practices before and after publication of the 2013 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Cholesterol Management Guideline.
This follow-up study of the ACCORD lipid trial examines whether fenofibrate is associated with reduced cardiovascular risk in statin-treated patients with type 2 diabetes.
This community-based cohort study assesses which blood pressure components best determine incident cardiovascular disease events in young adults and determines whether these associations vary by race and age at blood pressure measurement.
This community-based cohort study examines whether coronary artery calcium in adults aged 32 to 46 years is associated with incident clinical coronary heart disease, cardiovascular disease, and all-cause mortality during 12.5 years of follow-up.
This secondary analysis of the PROMISE randomized clinical trial describes a risk tool developed to use only pretest clinical data to identify patients with chest pain with normal coronary arteries and no clinical events during follow-up.
This national cohort study uses data from the the Society of Thoracic Surgeons/American College of Cardiology Transcatheter Valve Therapy Registry to examine the short- and long-term health status outcomes of patients after transcatheter aortic valve replacement in an unselected population.
This cross-sectional multicenter study characterizes sarcomere mutation carriers and investigates the correlation between left ventricular wall thickness and other disease features in genotyped individuals with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) or at risk for HCM.
This case report describes a 3-year-old boy undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention with bioresorbable scaffolds.
This cohort study quantifies how risk models calculated in routine practice estimate more than half of 1-year deaths among ambulatory patients with heart failure who die in the subsequent year.
This study examines statin prescription rates among patients with dyslipidemia.
This randomized clinical trial examines whether sending medication adherence reminders around fresh-start dates, such as birthdays or New Year’s Day, and highlighting these dates as an opportunity for positive changes could boost reminders’ effectiveness.
This study compares the Society of Thoracic Surgeons scores of patients in 2008/2009 with their recalculated 2015 scores.
This Viewpoint discusses the potential effect of the US president’s executive order restricting travel from specific countries on the contributions of immigrant cardiologists working in the US health care system.
This Viewpoint discusses the threat of outdoor ambient air pollution to cardiovascular health.
This review explores the epidemiology and pathophysiology of the nexus of atrial fibrillation and type 2 diabetes to provide an evidence-based update of therapy options for patients with both conditions.
An asymptomatic woman in her 30s with history of tetralogy of Fallot presented for evaluation of her congenital heart disease; on examination, venous pressure was visualized 4 cm above the clavicle at 45° with a prominent a wave. What would you do next?
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