Did ISCHEMIA Change the Path to Cath in Stable CAD? Did ISCHEMIA Change the Path to Cath in Stable CAD?
Michelle O ' Donoghue and interventional cardiologists Rasha Al-Lamee, and Jacqueline Tamis-Holland discuss if the ISCHEMIA trial changed the management of patients with stable coronary artery disease.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 21, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news

Mortality After Acute Stroke Worsened by Accompanying Acute AF Mortality After Acute Stroke Worsened by Accompanying Acute AF
Acute strokes were more severe and associated with higher 30-day mortality when accompanied by acute atrial fibrillation in the emergency department in a single-center study.First Look (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 19, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Neurotoxin to Avert Postoperative AF: Patient Selection Clues in NOVA Neurotoxin to Avert Postoperative AF: Patient Selection Clues in NOVA
The procedure ' s success seemed to depend on dosage, patient age, and type of cardiac surgery in this small phase-2 study with a sham-control group.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 18, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Nov 18 2022 This Week in Cardiology Nov 18 2022 This Week in Cardiology
AHA 2022, Part 2: IRONMAN, ECMO-CS, CTS-AMI, and PROGRESSIVE AF are the trials John Mandrola, MD, reviews in this week ’s podcast.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 18, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news

Opioids Increase Risk for All-Cause Deaths in RA vs. NSAIDs Opioids Increase Risk for All-Cause Deaths in RA vs. NSAIDs
The incidence of all-cause mortality was higher for patients with rheumatoid arthritis who started on opioids rather than NSAIDs for pain control.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 18, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Patient App Aids Decisions on Anticoagulants: ENHANCE-AF Patient App Aids Decisions on Anticoagulants: ENHANCE-AF
Use of a novel ' shared decision-making tool ' resulted in higher patient satisfaction about whether to take oral anticoagulants for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation, a new study shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 17, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

More Weight Loss With Surgery Than New Obesity Meds: Meta-Analysis More Weight Loss With Surgery Than New Obesity Meds: Meta-Analysis
Weight loss was lower with a GLP-1 agonist than with bariatric surgery, in a small review article and meta-analysis, but researchers have yet to directly compare surgery with new dual or triple agonists.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 17, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Direct to Consumer Wearables For Children: Who, What, When and How? Direct to Consumer Wearables For Children: Who, What, When and How?
This review explores direct to consumer wearables (D2CWs) and their use in pediatric and congenital heart disease patients — how to identify appropriate patients, what tools should be considered, implementation of device use, and management of acquired data.ACC.org (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 16, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Article Source Type: news

Be Aware, Mindfulness Training Can Lower Systolic BP: MB-BP Be Aware, Mindfulness Training Can Lower Systolic BP: MB-BP
"This is exactly what we need: a well-done trial with a control group to show that it actually works," said one expert, cautioning that it provides only proof of concept.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 16, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Tirzepatide Cuts BP During Obesity Treatment Tirzepatide Cuts BP During Obesity Treatment
' The large effects on ambulatory 24-hour blood pressure raise the possibility that there may be important long-term benefits of [tirzepatide] on the complications of obesity, ' the lead investigator stressed.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 15, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Preeclampsia Linked to Higher Risk for CVD, Stroke in Offspring Preeclampsia Linked to Higher Risk for CVD, Stroke in Offspring
A new study reported the strongest evidence to date that the children of mothers with preeclampsia carry a significantly higher risk for cardiovascular disease throughout childhood and into adulthood.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 15, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Percutaneous LAA Closure in Patients With AF Percutaneous LAA Closure in Patients With AF
What considerations are involved in percutaneous LAA closure in stroke risk management for patients with AF? Drs Ashish Bhimani and Sandeep Goyal examine the evidence.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 15, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news

Statins Boost Glycemia Slightly, but CVD Benefits Prevail Statins Boost Glycemia Slightly, but CVD Benefits Prevail
Meta-analysis of 23 trials confirmed statins raise glycemia and can trigger diabetes, but the effect pales in comparison to their CVD prevention.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 15, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

IRONMAN Galvanizes Case for IV Iron Repletion in Heart Failure IRONMAN Galvanizes Case for IV Iron Repletion in Heart Failure
The trial missed its primary endpoint, but makes unique contributions; many see it as further evidence that the treatment helps iron-deficient patients with heart failure.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 15, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Role of Ablation Type and Risk Factors in Paroxysmal AF Role of Ablation Type and Risk Factors in Paroxysmal AF
Jason Andrade gives details on the PROGRESSIVE-AF trial of cryoablation vs drugs in patients with paroxysmal AF, presented at the American Heart Association meeting.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 14, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news