Cardiovascular Disease

 
8 Hypertension Research Recaps for Primary Care
September 22, 2021

New hypertension research looks at stress hormones in early disease, the Quadpill as first Rx, tight BP control for older adults--for a start. We recap 8 new studies.

CCTA Imaging Helps ID Silent Atherosclerosis in Adults with No Known CVD
September 20, 2021

CCTA identified atherosclerosis in >40% of middle-aged adults without known coronary heart disease, report Swedish investigators; significant stenosis was found in another 5.2%.

HFpEF News: Dapagliflozin Improves Symptoms, Exercise Function in PRESERVED-HF
September 17, 2021

Dapagliflozin adds substantial improvements in symptoms, exercise function to demonstrated disease-modifying properties for patients with HFpEF.