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

New Efforts to Hasten tPA for Strokes, Heart Attacks

New efforts to speed up treatment in both ambulances and emergency rooms appear to have significantly improved patients' chances of survival and limited their long-term disability

Sugar-Sweetened Drink Intake Tied to Elevated BP

Sugar-sweetened beverage intake is associated with elevated blood pressure, according to a newly published review.

Statins May Reduce Risk of Progression of Renal Cancer

Results from the first study to directly examine the association between statin use at surgery and progression to metastasis or renal cell carcinoma death have been published.

Nocturnal Hypoglycemia Increases Arrhythmia Frequency

For insulin-treated patients with type 2 diabetes, nocturnal hypoglycemia is associated with increased frequency of arrhythmia.

Dr. Reddy's Launches Generic Antara Capsules

Dr. Reddy's Laboratories announced the launch of Fenofibrate Capsules, the generic version of Lupin's Antara.

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