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Research & Reviews  5,135 results

Association of vitamin D metabolites with cognitive function and brain atrophy in elder...
https://doi.org/10.18632/aging.202930
Aging Zelzer S, Hofer E et. al.

Apr 7th, 2021 - Vitamin D is a well-established regulator of calcium and phosphate metabolism that has neurotrophic and neuroprotective properties. Deficiency of vitamin D has been proposed to promote cognitive dysfunction and brain atrophy. However, existing stu...

Association of adiposity indicators with hypertension among Chinese adults.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.numecd.2021.01.001
Nutrition, Metabolism, and Cardiovascular Diseases : NMCD; Wang C, Fu W et. al.

Apr 4th, 2021 - Obesity has been linked to the development of hypertension, but the comparison of relationships between different obesity parameters with hypertension are scarcely studied with nationally representative Chinese adults samples. We sought to compare...

A randomized prospective multicenter trial for stroke prevention by prophylactic surgic...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2021.03.014
American Heart Journal; Kiviniemi T, Bustamante-Munguira J et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Patients undergoing surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR) are at high risk for atrial fibrillation (AF) and stroke after surgery. There is an unmet clinical need to improve stroke prevention in this patient population. The LAA-CLOSURE trial aim...

Challenges of left atrial appendage closure device and anticoagulation in a patient wit...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-241985
BMJ Case Reports; Uddin MM, Pervez E et. al.

Mar 26th, 2021 - Among patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) who have high risk of bleeding secondary to haematologic disorders, left atrial appendage (LAA) occlusion therapy has been shown to be an excellent alternative to long-term use of oral anticoagulation f...

Update on drug interactions with non-vitamin-K-antagonist oral anticoagulants for strok...
https://doi.org/10.1080/17512433.2021.1908124
Expert Review of Clinical Pharmacology; Stöllberger C, Finsterer J

Mar 24th, 2021 - Introduction: We update the knowledge, since the last review in 2017, about drug-drug interactions (DDI) of non-vitamin-K-antagonist oral anticoagulants (NOAC) in patients ≥75 years.Areas covered: The literature was searched for: 'dabigatran,' 'ri...

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Guidelines  37 results

International Stroke Conference 2019 Final Program
https://professional.heart.org/idc/groups/ahamah-public/@wcm/@sop/@scon/documents/downloadable/ucm_503240.pdf

Feb 4th, 2019 - The International Stroke Conference 2019 provides unique opportunities to meet and network with colleagues from around the world with wide-ranging research interests and expertise in stroke prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation. For ...

Statin Safety and Associated Adverse Events: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart ...
https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/abs/10.1161/ATV.0000000000000073
Newman, C.

Dec 9th, 2018 - One in 4 Americans >40 years of age takes a statin to reduce the risk of myocardial infarction, ischemic stroke, and other complications of atherosclerotic disease. The most effective statins produce a mean reduction in low-density lipoprotein cho.

Stroke Prevention in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation: A Systematic Review Update
https://effectivehealthcare.ahrq.gov/sites/default/files/pdf/cer-214-stroke-a-fib-report.pdf

Sep 30th, 2018 - This systematic review is an update of an earlier report published in 2013 which evaluated questions related to stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) and atrial flutter. Given evidence that has emerged since the publication o...

Diet and primary prevention of stroke: Systematic review and dietary recommendations by...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.numecd.2017.12.010
Nutrition, Metabolism, and Cardiovascular Diseases : NMCD; Iacoviello L, Bonaccio M et. al.

Feb 27th, 2018 - To systematically review the latest evidence on established and emerging nutrition-related risk factors for incidence of and mortality from total, ischemic and haemorrhagic strokes. The present review was conducted in the framework of the work car...

Childhood and Adolescent Adversity and Cardiometabolic Outcomes: A Scientific Statement From...
http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/early/2017/12/15/CIR.0000000000000536
Shakira F. Suglia

Dec 17th, 2017 - Adverse experiences in childhood and adolescence, defined as subjectively perceived threats to the safety or security of the child’s bodily integrity, family, or social structures, are known to be associated with cardiometabolic outcomes over the.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  5,781 results

Association of vitamin D metabolites with cognitive function and brain atrophy in elder...
https://doi.org/10.18632/aging.202930
Aging Zelzer S, Hofer E et. al.

Apr 7th, 2021 - Vitamin D is a well-established regulator of calcium and phosphate metabolism that has neurotrophic and neuroprotective properties. Deficiency of vitamin D has been proposed to promote cognitive dysfunction and brain atrophy. However, existing stu...

Association of adiposity indicators with hypertension among Chinese adults.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.numecd.2021.01.001
Nutrition, Metabolism, and Cardiovascular Diseases : NMCD; Wang C, Fu W et. al.

Apr 4th, 2021 - Obesity has been linked to the development of hypertension, but the comparison of relationships between different obesity parameters with hypertension are scarcely studied with nationally representative Chinese adults samples. We sought to compare...

A randomized prospective multicenter trial for stroke prevention by prophylactic surgic...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2021.03.014
American Heart Journal; Kiviniemi T, Bustamante-Munguira J et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Patients undergoing surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR) are at high risk for atrial fibrillation (AF) and stroke after surgery. There is an unmet clinical need to improve stroke prevention in this patient population. The LAA-CLOSURE trial aim...

Challenges of left atrial appendage closure device and anticoagulation in a patient wit...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-241985
BMJ Case Reports; Uddin MM, Pervez E et. al.

Mar 26th, 2021 - Among patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) who have high risk of bleeding secondary to haematologic disorders, left atrial appendage (LAA) occlusion therapy has been shown to be an excellent alternative to long-term use of oral anticoagulation f...

Update on drug interactions with non-vitamin-K-antagonist oral anticoagulants for strok...
https://doi.org/10.1080/17512433.2021.1908124
Expert Review of Clinical Pharmacology; Stöllberger C, Finsterer J

Mar 24th, 2021 - Introduction: We update the knowledge, since the last review in 2017, about drug-drug interactions (DDI) of non-vitamin-K-antagonist oral anticoagulants (NOAC) in patients ≥75 years.Areas covered: The literature was searched for: 'dabigatran,' 'ri...

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News  829 results

Efficacy and Safety of Edoxaban vs Warfarin in Patients With AF and Frailty
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943488

Jan 4th, 2021 - Takeaway Edoxaban was similarly efficacious to warfarin for stroke prevention across the frailty spectrum.

FDA Broadens Ticagrelor Indication to Stroke Prevention
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940551

Nov 5th, 2020 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the antiplatelet agent ticagrelor (Brilinta) to reduce the risk for stroke in patients with acute ischemic stroke with a National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) score of ≤5 or high-...

'Cautious' DOAC Underdosing in Atrial Fib May Push Mortality Higher
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/937676

Sep 17th, 2020 - The risk for death goes up for patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) who are put on direct oral anticoagulants (DOAC) at dosages other than those approved for stroke prevention, whether higher or lower than doses specified in the labeling, sugges...

'Cautious' DOAC Underdosing in Atrial Fib May Push Mortality Higher
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937676

Sep 17th, 2020 - The risk for death goes up for patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) who are put on direct oral anticoagulants (DOAC) at dosages other than those approved for stroke prevention, whether higher or lower than doses specified in the labeling, sugges...

Cardiovascular Health and Stroke Risk in Older British Men
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937310

Sep 16th, 2020 - Takeaway Blood pressure (BP), physical activity (PA) and smoking at baseline were associated with stroke in middle age, but only BP showed a clear inverse association with stroke in later life. Why this matters Stroke prevention strategies for old...

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