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Tranexamic Acid Was Not Associated with Increased Complications in High-Risk Patients w...
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume; Porter SB, Spaulding AC et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2022 - For elective total joint arthroplasty, tranexamic acid (TXA) is considered safe and efficacious. However, evidence of TXA's safety in high-risk patients undergoing nonelective surgery for hip fracture is sparse. This study aimed to assess whether ...

Mechanism of ischemic brain injury repair by endothelial progenitor cell‑derived exosomes.
Molecular Medicine Reports; Huang R, Cheng T et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2022 - Ischemic stroke is a refractory disease that seriously endangers human health and life. The main treatment aim of stroke is to alleviate brain injury. The present study aimed to investigate the effects and mechanisms of endothelial progenitor cell...

The combined impact of Type D personality and depression on cardiovascular events after...
Psychological Medicine; Wang Y, Gao X et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2022 - Type D personality and depression are the independent psychological risk factors for adverse outcomes in cardiovascular patients. The aim of this study was to examine the combined effect of Type D personality and depression on clinical outcomes in...

Advances in Remote Monitoring for Stroke Recovery.
Stroke Eng JJ, Pastva AM

Jul 2nd, 2022 - Advances in Remote Monitoring for Stroke Recovery.|2022|Eng JJ,Pastva AM,|

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Guidelines  118 results

Aspirin Use to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease: US Preventive Services Task Force Recomm...
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.

Apr 27th, 2022 - Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of mortality in the US, accounting for more than 1 in 4 deaths. Each year, an estimated 605 000 people in the US have a first myocardial infarction and an estimated 610 000 experience a first strok...

Heart Rhythm Society Atrial Fibrillation Centers of Excellence Study: A survey analysis...
Heart Rhythm; Sandhu RK, Seiler A et. al.

Apr 17th, 2022 - An integrated, coordinated, and patient-centered approach to atrial fibrillation (AF) care delivery may improve outcomes and reduce cost. The purpose of this study was to gain a better understanding from key stakeholder groups on current practices...

Stroke Prevention in Symptomatic Large Artery Intracranial Atherosclerosis Practice Adv...
Neurology Turan TN, Zaidat OO et. al.

Mar 23rd, 2022 - To review treatments for reducing the risk of recurrent stroke or death in patients with symptomatic intracranial atherosclerotic arterial stenosis (sICAS). The development of this practice advisory followed the process outlined in the American Ac...

Heart-disease risk soars after COVID — even with a mild case
Nature Sadiik SM.

Feb 10th, 2022 - Even a mild case of COVID-19 can increase a person’s risk of cardiovascular problems for at least a year after diagnosis, a new study1 shows. Researchers found that rates of many conditions, such as heart failure and stroke, were substantially hig...

Screening for Atrial Fibrillation: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Sta...
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.

Jan 26th, 2022 - Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common cardiac arrhythmia. The prevalence of AF increases with age, from less than 0.2% in adults younger than 55 years to about 10% in those 85 years or older, with a higher prevalence in men than in women. It...

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Impact of Photobiomodulation (PBM) on Biomarkers of Alzheimer's Disease

Jul 1st, 2022 - Alzheimer's disease (AD), the most common form of dementia, is characterized by the loss of higher brain function such as memory, problem-solving abilities, and language. Photobiomodulation (PBM) describes a kind of light therapy that uses red or ...

Study of People With Generalized Arterial Calcification of Infancy (GACI) or Autosomal Recessive Hypophosphatemic Rickets Type 2 (ARHR2)

Jul 1st, 2022 - This is a natural history study of patients with Generalized Arterial Calcification of Infancy (GACI) or Autosomal Recessive Hypophosphatemic Rickets Type 2 (ARHR2). GACI is an ultra-rare disorder with an estimated birth prevalence of around 1 in ...

Study to Investigate CSL112 in Subjects With Acute Coronary Syndrome

Jul 1st, 2022 - This is a phase 3, multicenter, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled, parallel-group study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of CSL112 on reducing the risk of major adverse CV events [MACE - cardiovascular (CV) death, myocardial infarcti...

Glycaemic Variability in Acute Stroke

Jul 1st, 2022 - People with diabetes who have a stroke have worse outcomes (Burton JK et al. 2019; Muir KW et al. 2011; Masrur S et al. 2015). Evidence for tight glycaemic control (e.g. maintaining blood glucose between 4.0 and ~7.5mmol/L) on the days immediately...

Screening for Alpha Thalassemia in Healthy Volunteers

Jul 1st, 2022 - Many of the complications of sickle cell disease, such as stroke, kidney damage, skin ulceration,pulmonary hypertension, and cardiac hypertrophy are prevented, delayed or reduced by inheritance of one of more deletions of the alpha globin genes. O...

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News  13,418 results

In the Heat of Anger: The Impact of Increasing Temperatures on Veteran and Military Mental Health
Cynthia Geppert, MD, MA, MPH, MSBE

Jul 1st, 2022 - In June, an intense heatwave moved across the United States. According to the National Weather Service, about 50 million Americans were warned of excessively hot temperatures.

Lower Hormone Levels Linked to Risk of Sleep Apnea

Jul 1st, 2022 - Women with lower levels of two sex hormones may be at increased risk of experiencing obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in middle age, according to a new study. The findings, published June 22 in PLOS ONE, showed that postmenopausal women with double t...

Irritable Bowel Syndrome Therapy Removed From Market (Again)

Jun 30th, 2022 - Zelnorm (tegaserod), an oral short-term treatment of irritable bowel syndrome and constipation (IBS-C), is being removed from the US market effective June 30, according to the manufacturer, Alfasigma. The Italian pharmaceutical company said the dr...

Switch to Prasugrel Safe After PCI in East Asian ACS Patients

Jun 30th, 2022 - The study covered in this summary was published on researchsquare.com as a preprint and has not yet been peer-reviewed. Key Takeaways Korean acute coronary syndrome (ACS) patients who were started and remained on prasugrel after percutaneous coron...

High Rate of Undiagnosed Major Risk Factors in Ischemic Stroke

Jun 30th, 2022 - Almost two thirds of patients with acute ischemic stroke have at least one undiagnosed major risk factor, new research shows. The most common of these are dyslipidemia, hypertension, and atrial fibrillation (AF). In addition, many of the study par...

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