Clinical Edge

Summaries of Must-Read Clinical Literature, Guidelines, and FDA Actions

Must Reads In Cardiology

Cardiology for May/June 2018

ECG Screening for CVD in Low-Risk Patients, JAMA; 2018 Jun 12; Curry, US Preventive Task Force

Racial Differences Between Estimated CRF & Stroke, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2018 Jun 11; Sui, et al

Relevance of Health Literacy to CV Health, Circulation; ePub 2018 Jun 4; Magnani, et al

Aspirin Benefit in Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes, Hypertension; ePub 2018 May 25; Hauspurg, et al

Monitoring NT-proBNP in Patients with Diabetes, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 May 30; Jarolim, et al

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Cardiology for March/April 2018

Fitness, Physical Activity & Genetic Risk in CVD, Circulation; ePub 2018 Apr 9; Tikkanen, et al

CV Safety of Smoking Cessation Treatments, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Apr 9; Benowitz, et al

Burden of Diseases & Risk Factors Among US States, JAMA; 2018 Apr 10; US Burden of Disease Collaborators

AHA Statement on Promotion of Physical Activity, Circulation; ePub 2018 Apr 4; Lobelo, et al

CVD & Risk Management in ADA Guidelines, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Apr 3; Chamberlain, et al

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Cardiology for January/February 2018

Systolic BP and Outcomes in Patients with HFpEF, JAMA Cardiol; ePub 2018 Feb 14; Tsimploulis, et al

Can Omega-3 Supplement Use Lower CVD Risk?, JAMA Cardiol; ePub 2018 Jan 31; Aung, et al

Adherence Rates to Secondary Prevention Meds, Circulation; ePub 2018 Jan 31; Mathews, et al

Catheter Ablation for AF in Patients with HF, N Engl J Med; 2018 Feb 1; Marrouche, et al

Changes in Physical Activity & Risk of HF, Circulation; ePub 2018 Jan 31; Florido, et al

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Cardiology for November/December 2017

Physical Activity & Risk of Mortality & CVD, Lancet; 2017 Dec 16; Lear, Rangarajan, et al

Catheter-Directed Thrombolysis Adds Risk for DVT, N Engl J Med; 2017 Dec 7; Vedantham, et al

Cardiorespiratory Fitness & TG to HDL-C Ratio in CHD, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2017 Nov 17; Farrell, et al

Potential US Population Impact of New BP Guideline, Circulation; ePub 2017 Nov 13; Muntner, et al

Can Sodium Reduction & DASH Diet Reduce BP?, J Am Coll Cardiol; ePub 2017 Nov 12; Juraschek, et al

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Cardiology for September/October 2017

Cardiorespiratory Fitness Change & Mortality Risk, Am J Med; 2017 Oct; Ehrman, Brawner, et al

PA Trajectories & Rate of Coronary Artery Calcification, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2017 Oct 16; Laddu, et al

Assessing CCTA for Patients with Suspected CAD, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2017 Oct 2; Foy, et al

Rivaroxaban + Aspirin for CV Prevention, N Engl J Med; 2017 Oct 5; Eikelboom, et al

Exercise and Mortality in Patients with CHD, J Am Coll Cardiol; 2017 Oct; Stewart, et al

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