EVIDENCE-BASED ANSWER: Maybe. Treating obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) with continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is associated with decreases...
This study should put to rest the practice of starting SSRIs in depressed patients with heart failure in an attempt to affect CVD outcomes.
A recent study evaluated the effectiveness of 3 direct oral anticoagulants and warfarin in patients with atrial fibrillation. So which agents came...
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With various formulations available, which combined OC should you recommend to minimize not only the risk of PE, but also the risk of stroke and...
A multifactorial approach is key to effective secondary stroke prevention. Here’s how to individualize your plan for your at-risk patients.
Time is of the essence when a patient has signs and symptoms suggestive of a stroke or TIA. What should your initial approach and diagnostic work-...
EVIDENCE-BASED ANSWER: It is unclear. Pseudoephedrine causes an average increase of 1.2 mm Hg in systolic blood pressure (BP) in...
This Q&A highlights changes to the ADA’s 2017 Standards of Care to help you fine-tune your approach to patients who have, or are at risk for,...
For patients with T2DM who have established or are at high risk for CV disease, prescribing these drugs makes good sense.