Insufficient treatment of major depressive disorder after MI or stroke is linked to higher risk of recurrent cardiovascular events.
From the Journals
Severe and more active atopic eczema could increase the risk of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, heart failure and atrial fibrillation....
When HFrEF patients also have atrial fibrillation, restoring sinus rhythm seems especially beneficial; ablation may be the way to do it.
FDA’s endorses company’s “corrective action” without discontinuing device use but warns that serious health problems or deaths are possible.
Post hoc analysis of heart failure patients in CASTLE-AF trial suggests that residual AF burden is better than AF recurrence at predicting bad...
Device-related thrombus after left atrial appendage closure occurs in less than 4% of patients but is associated with a higher stroke rate.
ORLANDO – REVEAL AF analysis shows shortcomings of briefer AF detection strategies.
BOSTON – Catheter ablation failed to surpass medical management for the primary endpoint, but hundreds of crossover patients muddied the analysis...
Andexanet alfa approval puts factor Xa inhibitors in the same ballpark as dabigatran, reversible with idarucizumab.