Cardiovascular Disease Resource Center

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Atherosclerosis in Mummies

CT mummy scans found that not only was atherosclerosis evident, but that it occurred in individuals with varying diets and lifestyles.

Statins Help Wound Healing?

Statins, the widely used cholesterol-lowering drugs, may have a role in surgical wound healing, a new analysis suggests.

Five-a-Day May Be Enough

Does eating more fruits and vegetables contribute to additional health benefits?

Heart Failure Up in IBD Flares

Patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) may be at an increased risk of adverse cardiovascular events.

Stroke Signs Post-Cardiac Surgery

The strongest predictors of stroke up to two years postoperatively include advanced age, history of stroke, and peripheral vascular disease.

Baxter Recalls Several Injections

Baxter announced a voluntary recall due to particulate matter found in the injection solutions, identified as cellulosic fibers and/or plastics.

Dyslipidemia Drug Indications

Review this chart on 'Dyslipidemia Drug Indications' for quick information when you need it.

New Drug Product: Orenitram

Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) (WHO Group 1) in patients with WHO functional Class II–III symptoms, to improve exercise capacity.

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