Cardiology_Cardiovascular_Disease

6 Cardiology Meeting HighlightsResearchers presented several new findings about statins and non-statins at ACC.16. This brief roundup summarizes these and other noteworthy reports.
CardioScience Update, 4 New StudiesHighlights of four recent studies in hypertension, heart failure, preeclampsia expose vulnerable populations.
Aortic Dissection in a 63-year-old WomanThis is where the home page blurb goes.
Gallstones, Afib, and Suspicious CXR in a 63-year-old WomanWhat do you see on the CXR that makes you hesitate to initiate heparin?
Testosterone Replacement OKd for Men with Heart Disease
Testosterone Replacement OKd for Men with Heart DiseaseMen with documented testosterone deficiency should be allowed to take testosterone replacement therapy if they have cardiovascular disease (CVD) or localized prostate cancer, according to new guidelines issued by the Canadian Men’s Health Foundation.
10 Juicy Facts About ApplesAbout that apple-a-day keeping the doctor away—is there proof? Find out in this slide-show summary of some well-known, and lesser-known, facts about apples and good health.
IMPROVE-IT: Can It Improve Heart Guidelines?Lowering lipid levels beyond typical targets by adding ezetimibe (Zetia) to a statin modestly boosted the cardiovascular protection afforded, the IMPROVE-IT trial showed.