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ALLMedicine™ Secondary Prevention of Coronary Artery Disease Center

Research & Reviews  55 results

TeleDiet Study: The Impact of Dietary Education and Counseling With a Smartphone Application on Secondary Prevention of Coronary Artery Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05071495

Apr 26th, 2022 - Digital cardiology is gaining power in the field of preventive cardiology recently, and several trials have already shown good results of dietary therapy with digital cardiology. However, there has been no reports that showed effect of dietary cou...

Colchicine for Secondary Prevention of Coronary Artery Disease: A Meta-Analysis of Rand...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2021.09.017
Heart, Lung & Circulation; Xu H, Mao L et. al.

Jan 17th, 2022 - Colchicine has become prominent as an anti-inflammatory therapy for secondary cardiovascular prevention in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD). This meta-analysis was performed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of colchicine in patients ...

Long-term hospital-based secondary prevention of coronary artery disease: a randomized ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8679993
BMC Cardiovascular Disorders; Kaldal A, Tonstad S et. al.

Dec 18th, 2021 - Despite established guidelines on secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease, practical implementation of treatment targets is deficient even in high-income countries. This study compared long-term hospital-based treatment with follow-up at pr...

Primary and Secondary Prevention of Coronary Artery Disease
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/164214-overview

Oct 22nd, 2021 - Overview Despite relatively recent declines in age-adjusted mortality, in 2013, cardiovascular disease (CVD) was the primary cause in nearly 801,000 deaths (30.8% of total deaths) in the United States. [1] In fact, CVD has been the leading cause o...

Primary and Secondary Prevention of Coronary Artery Disease
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/164214-print

Oct 22nd, 2021 - Despite relatively recent declines in age-adjusted mortality, in 2013, cardiovascular disease (CVD) was the primary cause in nearly 801,000 deaths (30.8% of total deaths) in the United States.[1] In fact, CVD has been the leading cause of death in...

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Guidelines  1 results

The primary and secondary prevention of coronary artery disease: American College of Ch...
https://doi.org/10.1378/chest.08-0685
Chest Becker RC, Meade TW et. al.

Jul 24th, 2008 - The following chapter devoted to antithrombotic therapy for chronic coronary artery disease (CAD) is part of the Antithrombotic and Thrombolytic Therapy: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines (8th Edition...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  9 results

TeleDiet Study: The Impact of Dietary Education and Counseling With a Smartphone Application on Secondary Prevention of Coronary Artery Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05071495

Apr 26th, 2022 - Digital cardiology is gaining power in the field of preventive cardiology recently, and several trials have already shown good results of dietary therapy with digital cardiology. However, there has been no reports that showed effect of dietary cou...

Low-dose Ticagrelor in Chinese ACS Patients Undergoing PCI
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03381755

Sep 12th, 2018 - Dual Antiplatelet Therapy (DAPT) with aspirin and P2Y12 receptor inhibitor remains a cornerstone in the secondary prevention of coronary artery disease (CAD). Clopidogrel is one of the most commonly used antithrombotic agent that inhibits the plat...

Improving Adherence to Medication After Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (CABG) in Older Adults
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02109523

Apr 13th, 2016 - Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) surgery is often performed in elderly patients, but non-adherence to post-CABG guideline medications is a common and serious clinical concern in this age group. A recent systematic review found that higher me...

Enhancing the Secondary Prevention of Coronary Artery Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00175240

Jul 28th, 2015 - BACKGROUND: Despite the abundant evidence base for secondary prevention, practice audits consistently demonstrate substantial "care gaps" between this evidence and clinical reality such that many patients with Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) are not...

Quality Measurement and Improvement Study of Surgical Coronary Revascularization: Medication Adherence
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02432469

Jun 23rd, 2015 - The aim of this study is to test the effectiveness of a smartphone based application (APP) on improvement of patients' adherence to medications after coronary artery bypass grafting. DESIGN AND PROCEDURES The study is a randomized controlled trial...

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News  7 results

Dual antiplatelet therapy for acute coronary syndromes: How long to continue?
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/111934/cardiology/dual-antiplatelet-therapy-acute-coronary-syndromes-how-long-continue?channel=194
Meghana Halkar, MD, A. Michael Lincoff, MD

Sep 1st, 2016 - Percutaneous coronary intervention for acute coronary syndromes has evolved, and so, hand in hand, has antiplatelet therapy. With the advent of clopidogrel and newer agents, several studies demonstrated the benefits of dual antiplatelet therapy in.

Prescribing statins for patients with ACS? No need to wait
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/89029/cardiology/prescribing-statins-patients-acs-no-need-wait
MDedge Family Medicine; Hanna Gov-Ari, MD, James J. Stevermer, MD, MSPH

Dec 1st, 2014 - PRACTICE CHANGER Prescribe a high-dose statin before any patient with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) undergoes percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI); it may be reasonable to extend this to patients being evaluated for ACS. 1 Strength of recommend.

Quality Guidelines Issued for Ambulatory Cardiac Care
https://www.mdedge.com/content/quality-guidelines-issued-ambulatory-cardiac-care-0
Alicia Ault

Jun 13th, 2011 - A group of professional societies on June 13 has issued the first set of quality improvement measures that focus on primary and secondary prevention of coronary artery disease and hypertension in the ambulatory setting. The 10 measures were charac.

Statins May Also Have Antiarrhythmic Effects
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/13376/cardiology/statins-may-also-have-antiarrhythmic-effects
Kate Johnson

BOSTON — Statin therapy significantly reduces the risk of sudden cardiac death independent of its effect on cholesterol, according to a metaanalysis of 12 studies. “This is not a surprise because statins have a variety of effects, and it is these.

Does estrogen/progestin therapy in postmenopausal women decrease their risk of fracture?
https://www.mdedge.com/node/60685/path_term/51948
The Journal of Family Practice; Kieth W. Groh, MS, MD, James J. Stevermer, MD, MSPH

BACKGROUND: Observation studies have suggested that hormone replacement therapy (HRT) prevents osteoporotic fractures; however, few randomized trials have been reported. The influential Heart and Estrogen/progestin Replacement Study (HERS) was a r.

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