Breakthroughs in Reducing the Risk of CV Death for Patients With CHF Education Center

This Disease Education Center is intended to share with our readers expert opinion and clinical advances in the treatment and management of congestive heart failure, in which approximately 200,000 new cases in the U.S. emerge each year.

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AHA 2018: Even One Energy Drink Impairs Vascular Function

AHA 2018: Even One Energy Drink Impairs Vascular Function

Young, healthy adults who consumed just one energy drink experienced a more than 40% constriction of blood vessels...
AHA 2018: What Drives Anticoagulant Selection in High Risk AF Patients?

AHA 2018: What Drives Anticoagulant Selection in High Risk AF Patients?

For decades, the vitamin K agonist warfarin provided the only option for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF), but since 2010, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved four direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs)—dabigatran, rivoroxaban, apixaban and edoxaban—for this indication...
DOACs Safe and Effective in Atrial Fibrillation, Review Confirms

DOACs Safe and Effective in Atrial Fibrillation, Review Confirms

Direct-acting oral anticoagulants (DOACs) are at least as safe and effective as warfarin for preventing thromboembolic events in patients with atrial fibrillation...
Heart Patients Should Consider Cardiac Rehab

Heart Patients Should Consider Cardiac Rehab

Patients who have had a heart attack, stent placement or bypass surgery should strongly consider enrolling in a cardiac rehabilitation program...
Cardiotoxicity Common with Angiogenesis Inhibitors

Cardiotoxicity Common with Angiogenesis Inhibitors

Tyrosine kinase inhibitors that target vascular endothelial growth factor receptor (VEGFR-TKIs) are commonly associated with cardiovascular toxicity...

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Cardiology Guideline Updates Stress Comorbidity Screening, Management

Cardiology Guideline Updates Stress Comorbidity Screening, Management

Maria Mountis, DO, of the department of cardiovascular medicine at The Cleveland Clinic reviews how recent guideline updates from the American Heart Association have emphasized management of comorbidities like sleep apnea and anemia…