Cardiology_Heart_Failure

Can Hypertension be Treated Safely in Chronic Kidney Disease?Quiz: The use of ACEIs and ARBs to treat hypertension in moderate-to-severe kidney disease is a murky area of medicine. Test what you know, here.
LV Dysfunction Persists Post-Ablation for Lone AF (VIDEO)Study questions whether reduction in AF burden after catheter ablation leads to sustained beneficial cardiac remodeling.
Three Short Anticoagulation Challenges
Predictors of Sexual Function Post-AMI in Young AdultsWhat outcomes do you expect from this study? One modifiable risk factor is actually in your hands.
Amiodarone: Top 3 Things to Know for Rate or Rhythm Control of AFAmiodarone effectively treats a wide range of tachycardias but should always be prescribed with caution. Here are 3 key points to remember.
AHA Statement on Heart Failure and PolypharmacyVIDEO: In a Medical News Minute, a topline review of the AHA's comprehensive guide to risk reduction in HF patients.
Managing Hypertension in CKD, Diabetes, and Heart Disease: It takes a VillageDrugs that improve blood pressure may have negative effects on a wide range of common comorbidities.
PAH Complicates Post-MI RV DysfunctionA new study assessed the poorly understood impact of pulmonary hypertension on mortality after myocardial infarction.
New HF Guidelines from the ESCThis short slide show highlights new drugs now recommended, a new HF category, and recommendations for optimizing treatment.
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.