While snowmobiling with friends, a 58-year-old man develops crushing substernal chest pain. Has his 2-month history of “twinges” finally caught up...
SAN DIEGO – The small but significant ill effects worried some researchers at the
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PHILADELPHIA – The SGLT2 inhibitor had similar efficacy in the elderly, and across the spectrum of baseline symptom status.
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PHILADELPHIA – Results of TST, a rare cholesterol study in patients with a history of ischemic stroke, explore the benefits of treating to a lower...
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PHILADELPHIA – A population study in Canada exposed incomplete adherence after the valsartan recall of July 2018.
News from the FDA/CDC
Icosapent ethyl (Vascepa), purified eicosapentaenoic acid, got unanimous support from an FDA panel for a new indication of reducing CVD events.