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Diuretic Use Differences Examined in HFrEF Patients Treated With Sacubitril/Valsartan, Enalapril

For patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF), treatment with sacubitril/valsartan may aid in reducing the requirement for loop diuretics compared with enalapril, according to the results of a follow-up analysis of the Prospective comparison of ARNI with ACEI to Determine Impact on Global Mortality and morbidity in Heart Failure (PARADIGM-HF) trial.

Walkable Neighborhoods May Be Key to Obesity, Diabetes Reduction

AHA: Nearly Half of US Adults Have Cardiovascular Disease

These data “hold us accountable and help us chart our progress and determine if and how we need to adjust our efforts,” Mariell Jessup, MD, chief science and medical officer of the American Heart Association, writes in an accompanying editorial.

Long-Term Incidence of A-Fib Increased in Women With Breast Cancer

Breast cancer was associated with an increased incidence of AF during the first 6 months and from 6 months to 3 years for patients younger than 60 years (hazard ratios, 2.1 [95% confidence interval, 1.25 to 3.44] and 1.8 [95% confidence interval, 1.38 to 2.35], respectively).