A shift to earlier intervention and emphasis on basics like proper BP measurement and intensive lifestyle change are the key revisions.
A biomarker of myocardial strain and inflammation may be able to discriminate between two similar pulmonary emergencies.
Methamphetamine abuse is on a steady rise in the US. A new study highlights the nature and dangers of Meth-PAH.
Quiz: Are you current on early evidence that suggests hypertension is a risk factor for Alzheimer disease and other dementias? .
Patients who require dose adjustment when taking direct oral anticoagulants have not been well studied. This large study is a good start.
The HIJ-PROPER study found intensive LDL-lowering therapy added no additional therapeutic value in patients with ACS.
Results of this study suggest a role for the anti-inflammatory diet in secondary prevention.
Quick Quiz: Which antiplatelet/antithrombin combination provides greatest efficacy with least risk for bleeding?
A 51-year-old man is seen in ED for progressive dyspnea, near syncope on exertion, bilateral edema. What does the tracing tell you?
A new study supports the utility of pulmonary arterial proportional pulse pressure to predict 5-year mortality in patients with PAH.