Cardiovascular Information Center
However, only about 50% of adults knew all 5 common heart attack symptoms in 2017.
Aspirin may be linked to an increased risk of major bleeding and decreased risk of cardiovascular events in individuals without cardiovascular disease.
Investigators sought to determine the benefit of statin therapy, particularly as patients age.
Maintaining healthy vitamin D levels may benefit sleep and cardiovascular health in African-American patients.
Cheese consumption may be linked to a lower risk of cardiovascular disease.
These tips can help patients manage conditions such as hypertension and diabetes during the holidays.
In order to revise the guidelines, the Task Force reviewed clinical trials presented at the annual scientific meetings of the ACC, AHA, HRS, and European Society of Cardiology in addition to other peer-reviewed, published data.
South Asians exhibit the highest rates of ASCVD among all ethnic groups, and the highest prevalence is in younger age groups; up to 25% of myocardial infarctions in India occur in individuals younger than 40 years of age.
A woman complaining of seeing yellow lights is diagnosed with digoxin toxicity.
How do statins interact with calcium channel blockers?
Is there any evidence that psychiatric medications contribute to a greater risk of pulmonary emboli?
Doctors must assess for the presence of pulmonary hypertension in patients with lung disease, COPD, or emphysema, among other conditions.
Use the acronyms PASS and PAID to remember important murmurs