Cardiology

 
Study: One Alcoholic Drink a Day Linked to Increased Risk of Atrial Fibrillation
January 15, 2021

People who regularly consume just 1 alcoholic drink a day are at a 16% increased risk of atrial fibrillation compared to those who do not drink alcohol at all, a new study found.

Sotagliflozin: CV Benefit Seen in Patients with T2 Diabetes, Worsening Heart Failure
January 14, 2021

Sotagliflozin reduced CV death and hospitalization for HF in patients with T2D and acute symptomatic HF when given during or immediately after hospitalization.

Burden of Poor Social Determinants of Health Correlated with Fatal, Nonfatal CHD
December 18, 2020

Results of a new study suggest a simple clinical approach to assessing individuals at high risk of CHD who would benefit from targeted intervention.