Cardiovascular Disease

ACP: ASCVD Risk Estimation for Primary Prevention with Donald Lloyd-Jones, MD, ScM
April 30, 2021

"Risk estimators do not prescribe a drug," says Dr Lloyd-Jones. They are tools to help make the decision to prescribe the drug. He explains how to use them in primary care.

ACP: Clyde Yancy, MD, MSc Reviews Advances in Heart Failure Research and Treatment
April 29, 2021

ACP: Clyde W Yancy, MD, gave a comprehensive update on a year's worth of pivotal science in treatment of heart failure. Here are the highlights.

Early Intervention in Weight Management: Treating Pre-Obesity
April 29, 2021

Research shows that increased risk of chronic disease and mortality begins below a BMI classified as obesity. The earlier we intervene with at-risk patients, the greater the chance for success.