Liraglutide May Ease Peripheral Artery Disease in T2D Liraglutide May Ease Peripheral Artery Disease in T2D
The drug significantly increased peripheral perfusion over 6 months compared with conventional cardiovascular risk factor treatment.Medscape UK (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 19, 2024 Category: Cardiology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Source Type: news

Argatroban Combo Improves Functional Recovery in Stroke Argatroban Combo Improves Functional Recovery in Stroke
A meta-analysis assessed the potential advantages of combining argatroban with antiplatelet therapy or alteplase for the treatment of patients with acute stroke.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 18, 2024 Category: Cardiology Tags: Emergency Medicine Source Type: news

Can a Stroke Be Caused by Cervical Manipulation? Can a Stroke Be Caused by Cervical Manipulation?
Doctors should be alert to the risks of carotid dissections and vertebral artery injuries from cervical manipulations.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 18, 2024 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Source Type: news

Exercise Testing Helps Assess ATTR Exercise Testing Helps Assess ATTR
Cardiopulmonary exercise testing may be useful in characterizing distinct patterns of functional impairment in patients with transthyretin amyloidosis.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 18, 2024 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Source Type: news

Zerlasiran siRNA Drug Lowers Lp(a) by 90% in Phase 2 Results Zerlasiran siRNA Drug Lowers Lp(a) by 90% in Phase 2 Results
Silence Therapeutics has announced positive topline 36-week data from its ongoing phase 2 study of zerlasiran, a long-acting agent directed at lowering Lp(a) levels.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 14, 2024 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Source Type: news

What's New in HFrEF Treatment: ACC Consensus Guidance What's New in HFrEF Treatment: ACC Consensus Guidance
A new " Expert Consensus Decision Pathway " provided a practical, streamlined update to frontline clinicians treating heart failure.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 14, 2024 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Source Type: news

Class I Recall of Medtronic Duet EDMS Catheter Tubing Class I Recall of Medtronic Duet EDMS Catheter Tubing
Medtronic has recalled Duet External Drainage and Monitoring System (EDMS) catheter tubing due to the potential for the catheter to disconnect from the line stopcock connector.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 14, 2024 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Source Type: news

Climate Change and Cardiovascular Health of the Athlete Climate Change and Cardiovascular Health of the Athlete
The effects of extreme heat and air pollution on recreational and elite athletes and the role of the cardiologist.ACC.org (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 13, 2024 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Article Source Type: news

Complex PCI Tied to Physiological Stress Among Operators Complex PCI Tied to Physiological Stress Among Operators
Heart rate and blood pressure rise when interventional cardiologists are performing PCI for coronary total occlusion compared with other work activities, a new study shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 12, 2024 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Source Type: news

Tenecteplase Effective for Stroke in Later Time Window Tenecteplase Effective for Stroke in Later Time Window
Patients treated with tenecteplase at up to 24 hours had a threefold higher rate of reperfusion without intracranial hemorrhage than those receiving best medical treatment.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 11, 2024 Category: Cardiology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Source Type: news

How Does Snoring Affect Cardiovascular Health? How Does Snoring Affect Cardiovascular Health?
Most patients with obstructive sleep apnea, which has been hypothesized as modifiable risk factor for cardiovascular disease, snore loudly every night.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 11, 2024 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Source Type: news

Mar 08 2024 This Week in Cardiology Mar 08 2024 This Week in Cardiology
Plastics and heart disease, the MINT trial letters-to-the-editor and Bayes theorem, and Brugada syndrome are the topics John Mandrola, MD, discusses in this week ’s podcast.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 9, 2024 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news

FDA Approves Semaglutide for Cardiovascular Risk Reduction FDA Approves Semaglutide for Cardiovascular Risk Reduction
Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 8, 2024 Category: Cardiology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Source Type: news

No Benefit of Routine Stress Test After Complex PCI No Benefit of Routine Stress Test After Complex PCI
Routine surveillance stress testing after PCI or multivessel or left main CAD did not reduce adverse events compared with standard care alone in the POST-PCI trial.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 8, 2024 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Source Type: news

Nurse-led Strategy Reduces Cholesterol, BP in HIV Nurse-led Strategy Reduces Cholesterol, BP in HIV
A nurse-led multicomponent strategy significantly reduced systolic blood pressure and non-HDL cholesterol in HIV patients and should be included in HIV primary care programs.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 8, 2024 Category: Cardiology Tags: HIV/AIDS Source Type: news