Cardiovascular Disease Resource Center

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Six-Minute Walk & HF Treatment

Distance achieved in the six-minute walk test may be a practical measure of functional capacity that guides selection of therapy for patients with heart failure.

Miss the ACC Scientific Session?

MPR's got you covered with the top highlights and new data presented at this year's premier cardiology meeting.

13 Million Could Get Statin Therapy

13 million adults in the U.S. would be eligible for statin therapy for the treatment of cholesterol.

Heart Failure and LUTS

More people suffer from conditions typically associated with aging, including heart failure and lower urinary tract symptoms.

Chart: Hypertension Management

Step-by-step approach to managing hypertension, including which anti-hypertensives to initiate.

The Heart of the Matter

A review of potential drug interactions with cardiac medications.

Chart: Hypertension Evaluation

Review this chart on 'Hypertension Evaluation' for quick information when you need it.

New Drug Product: Adempas

Treatment of persistent/recurrent chronic thromboembolic ­pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH).

Videos

News

Considerable Sudden Death in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HC) without traditional risk factors and with no or mild symptoms have a considerable rate of sudden cardiac death.

Lipid Genes Have Pleiotropic Impact on Glucose-Linked Traits

Genetic predisposition to has a pleiotropic lowering effect on glucose-related traits.

Carotid Artery Narrowing Tied to Cognitive Decline

Asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis (ACS) in the neck may be linked to problems in learning, memory, thinking, and decision making

PCPs Must Influence Lifestyle Changes for Preventing, Managing Conditions

Primary care physicians (PCPs) are increasingly called upon to manage circulatory and circulatory-related diseases among their patients.

Pregnancy Complications with Chronic Hypertension

Meta-analysis shows increased risks of superimposed preeclampsia, preterm delivery, low birth weight

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