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Fast Facts Friday: September 20, 2019

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This week's topics: FDA approval, medical school debt, polio reemergence, baby beverage recommendations, and drug-associated infective endocarditis

Question 1 of 5

Which country announced an outbreak of polio this week after 19 years of being free of the infectious disease?

Indonesia

Guam

Philippines

Thailand

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Hyperkalemia

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Clinical basics of hyperkalemia Take Quiz
Clinical presentations of hyperkalemia Take Quiz
Hyperkalemia-associated conditions Take Quiz
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Interventional Cardiology & Surgery

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Clinical presentation of aortic stenosis, Part 2 Take Quiz
Clinical presentation of aortic stenosis, Part 1 Take Quiz
Aortic aneurysms and gender-related surgical outcomes Take Quiz
Diagnosis of mitral regurgitation Take Quiz
Management of carotid artery stenting complications Take Quiz
Complications of carotid artery stenting Take Quiz
Performance of carotid artery stenting Take Quiz
Treatment of mitral regurgitation Take Quiz
Carotid artery stenting versus carotid endarterectomy Take Quiz
Detection of mitral regurgitation Take Quiz
Congenital heart disease in older adults Take Quiz
AHA: Prevention of migraines after ASD closure Take Quiz

Preventive Care

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Risks and benefits of aspirin treatment for primary prevention of CVD Take Quiz
Trends and outcomes of syncope during pregnancy Take Quiz
CDC: Trends in meeting physical activity guidelines among adults Take Quiz
Subclinical carotid atherosclerosis and healthy midlife lifestyle Take Quiz
Using genetics & genomics to improve clinical care Take Quiz

Venous Thromboembolism

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IBD and postdischarge venous thromboembolism Take Quiz
Guidelines update: Preventing venous thromboembolism in medical inpatients Take Quiz

CAD & Atherosclerosis

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Coronary heart disease and cognitive decline Take Quiz
Effects of EPA, DHA, and omega-3 fatty acids on CAD Take Quiz
Statin adherence and mortality Take Quiz
Lupus and coronary artery disease Take Quiz
Obesity and cardiovascular outcomes Take Quiz
CDC: Leading causes of death in the United States Take Quiz
Subclinical carotid atherosclerosis and healthy midlife lifestyle Take Quiz
Rheumatoid arthritis and CVD risk, Part 2 Take Quiz
Rheumatoid arthritis and CVD risk, Part 1 Take Quiz
Effect of pregnancy on cardiac disease mortality Take Quiz
Coconut oil and CVD Take Quiz
Atherosclerotic CVD & fixed-dose combination drug therapy Take Quiz
Predicting CV events from functional status changes Take Quiz
Is coronary artery calcium a biomarker for coronary heart disease? Take Quiz
Adolescent diet and CVD in middle-age women Take Quiz
Diastolic blood pressure & heart disease Take Quiz
Sedentary behavior & CAC Take Quiz
Coffee consumption correlated with cardiovascular disease Take Quiz

Hypertension

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Blood pressure and cerebral white matter lesions Take Quiz
Pulmonary arterial hypertension, prostanoids, and mortality Take Quiz
ADA recommendations: Hypertension and diabetes, Part 1 Take Quiz
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Antihypertensive medication & effect of ethnicity on utilization Take Quiz
Hypertension and coronary artery calcium Take Quiz
Guideline: Hypertension in adults 60 & older Take Quiz
BP trajectories & CV risk Take Quiz
Clinical signs of pulmonary hypertension Take Quiz
Managing hypertension: Part 2 Take Quiz
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Managing a hypertensive crisis Take Quiz
AHA: Update on hypertension management Take Quiz
PADN for the treatment of PAH Take Quiz

Stroke

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Obstructive sleep apnea and postoperative cardiovascular risks Take Quiz
Antibiotic-use-associated cardiovascular risk in women Take Quiz
LDL cholesterol and stroke risk in women Take Quiz
Readmission to non-index hospital following acute stroke Take Quiz
Associations between declining lung function, heart failure and stroke Take Quiz
Associations between stroke risk and breastfeeding Take Quiz
Associations between stroke risk and iron status Take Quiz
AHA Statement: Effects of poststroke fatigue Take Quiz
Stroke: Associations with open arch surgery and embolism Take Quiz
Cardiovascular risks & serum sodium Take Quiz
Understanding poststroke depression Take Quiz
Classification of PE Take Quiz
Clinical features of AF Take Quiz
Risk for ischemic stroke Take Quiz
Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia Take Quiz
Electrocardiographic features of AF Take Quiz
SVT: Anticoagulants vs surgery Take Quiz
Timely tPA treatment after stroke onset Take Quiz
Improving long-term stroke outcome: Comparing therapies Take Quiz

Heart Failure

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Obstructive sleep apnea and postoperative cardiovascular risks Take Quiz
Male teen BMI and cardiomyopathy risk Take Quiz
ACC/AHA Guideline: Primary prevention of CVD, Part 2 Take Quiz
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FDA approval: New drugs for heart disease caused by transthyretin mediated amyloidosis Take Quiz
Associations between declining lung function, heart failure and stroke Take Quiz
Alcoholic cardiomyopathy and hospitalization trends Take Quiz
Is Christmas a trigger for acute myocardial infarction? Take Quiz
AHA Scientific Statement: Promoting CVD patient self-management Take Quiz
Oral iron supplements and heart failure Take Quiz
Updated guidelines: Heart failure management, Part 2 Take Quiz
Congenital heart disease & pregnancy complications Take Quiz
Congenital heart disease & pregnancy management Take Quiz
AHA: Improving function in older adults with CVD Take Quiz
Heart failure management guidelines, Part 1 Take Quiz
AHA Statement: Managing pregnancy in patients with CHD, part 2 Take Quiz
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Ventricular premature complexes & heart failure Take Quiz
Arterial stiffness & incident heart failure: Gender differences Take Quiz
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Signs of heart failure with a preserved EF Take Quiz
Heart failure development & outcomes Take Quiz
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Heart failure with a preserved ejection fraction Take Quiz
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Mycotic intracranial aneurysm Take Quiz
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Heart failure: Symptoms and signs Take Quiz
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AHA: The relationship between HFpEF, HFrEF & acute hospitalization rates Take Quiz
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AHA: Nitrate therapy & heart failure Take Quiz
TCT 2015: Management of PFO & cryptogenic stroke Take Quiz
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TCT 2015: Femoropopliteal lesions: DCB vs PTA Take Quiz
TCT 2015: Everolimus vs paclitaxel stents for patients with diabetes Take Quiz
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Ranolazine in patients with incomplete revascularization following PCI Take Quiz
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Arrhythmias & EP

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Lipid Disorders

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Clinical Guidelines

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ACC/AHA Guideline: Primary prevention of CVD, Part 2 Take Quiz
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Diabetes

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Associations between obesity and CVD in children, Part 2 Take Quiz
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Pediatrics

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Thrombosis

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Cardiology

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Guideline: Managing blood cholesterol, Part 1 Take Quiz
Associations between declining lung function, heart failure and stroke Take Quiz
Alcoholic cardiomyopathy and hospitalization trends Take Quiz
AHA Scientific Statement: Promoting CVD patient self-management Take Quiz
Guideline: Coronary revascularization & ACS Take Quiz
Syncope Guidelines: Evaluation & management Take Quiz
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AABB Guidelines: Red blood cell transfusion Take Quiz
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The pathophysiology of heart failure Take Quiz
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VA/DOD clinical practice guideline for dyslipidemia Take Quiz
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Coffee consumption correlated with cardiovascular disease Take Quiz
Life's Simple 7 & heart failure Take Quiz

Hypercholesterolemia

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Guideline: Managing blood cholesterol, Part 1 Take Quiz
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Acute Coronary Syndromes

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Trends and outcomes of percutaneous coronary intervention in older patients with acute coronary syndrome Take Quiz
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Practice Management

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Exercise influences cardiovascular health in elderly Take Quiz