Clinical Edge

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

Must Reads In Cardiology

Cardiology for September/October 2016

Hypertension and its Impact on Cognitive Function, Hypertension; ePub 2016 Oct 10; Iadecola, et al

Physical Activity or Anger as Triggers for Acute MI, Circulation; 2016 Oct 11; Smyth, et al

Dabigatran vs Rivaroxaban for Stroke Prevention, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2016 Oct 3; Graham, et al

Can Dynamic Resistance Training Lower BP?, J Am Heart Assoc; ePub 2016 Sep 28; MacDonald, et al

BP Measurement Methods and Treating Targets, Circulation; 2016 Sep 27; Bakris, et al

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Cardiology for July/August 2016

Sedentary Behavior and Risk of CVD Mortality, Circulation; ePub 2016 Aug 15; Young, Hivert, et al

Medication Adherence and Long-Term CV Outcomes, J Am Coll Cardiol; 2016 Aug; Bansilal, Castellano, et al

Screening for Lipid Disorders in Adolescents, JAMA; 2016 Aug 9; US Preventive Services Task Force

Physical Activity and Risk of Multiple Diseases, BMJ; ePub 2016 Aug 9; Kyu, Bachman, et al

Dabigatran vs Warfarin in Patients with Valvular Heart Disease, Circulation; ePub 2016 Aug 5; Ezekowitz, et al

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Cardiology for May/June 2016

Hypertensive Urgency in an Outpatient Setting, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2016 Jun 13; Patel, Young, et al

Liraglutide & CV Outcomes in Patients with T2D, N Engl J Med; ePub 2016 Jun 13; Marso, Daniels, et al

Can Empagliflozin Slow Progression of Kidney Disease?, N Engl J Med; ePub 2016 Jun 14; Wanner, Inzucchi, et al

BP Target in Patients with Acute Cerebral Hemorrhage, N Engl J Med; ePub 2016 Jun 8; Qureshi, Palesch, et al

FDA Approves Combo Drug for Treatment of Hypertension, Allergan news release; 2016 Jun 6

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Cardiology for March/April 2016

Aspirin Use Guidelines for Prevention of CV & CRC, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2016 Apr 12; Bibbins-Domingo, et al

Knowledge Gaps in Cardiovascular Care of Older Adults, Circulation; ePub 2016 Apr 11; Rich, Chyun, et al

BMI in Adolescence & CV Death in Adulthood, N Engl J Med; ePub 2016 Apr 13; Twig, Yaniv, et al

Cholesterol Lowering in Intermediate-Risk Persons, N Engl J Med; ePub 2016 Apr 2; Yusuf, Bosch, et al

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Cardiology for January/February 2016

Normal-Weight Central Obesity & Mortality Risk, Evaluating older adults with CAD

Remote Monitoring of Patients with Heart Failure, Effectiveness after discharge studied

Acute Myocardial Infarction in Women, AHA statement examines sex-specific differences

Antithrombotic Therapy for VTE Disease, Updated guidelines for VTE treatment

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