In a study of 80 patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus undergoing ablation of AF, the use of tofogliflozin, a SGLT2 inhibitor, was associated with a lower recurrence rate than with the use of ...
The authors used the Optum administrative claims data from 2010–2020 to identify Medicare Advantage plan beneficiaries aged ≥65 years with AF. Included patients were assessed for comorbid dementia, ...
In stable patients with prior MI, a stepwise patient selection approach evaluating bleeding and ischemic risk may be useful in identifying patients who will derive greater net benefit with long-term ...
SGLT2 inhibitors safely reduce the risk of kidney disease progression, acute kidney injury, cardiovascular death, and hospitalization for heart failure in patients with chronic kidney disease or heart ...
The field of cardiothoracic surgery and the broader medical community have lost an incredible leader, colleague and mentor with the sudden passing of Sean C. Grondin, MD, MPH. He was 56 years old.
Early referral of patients with failing Fontan circulation to determine appropriate timing for initiation of advanced heart failure therapies is key to improving outcomes. Ventricular assist devices ...
Azizi M, Mahfoud F, Weber MA, et al., on behalf of the RADIANCE-HTN Investigators. This randomized, sham-controlled, clinical trial with outcome assessors and patients blinded to treatment assignment, ...
Machine perfusion enabled the success of DCD heart transplant by mitigating previous deleterious effects of warm ischemia. DCD and DBD heart transplant have similar outcomes. Widespread adoption of ...
The BREXIT trial failed to show that exercise training prevented functional disability. Women with breast cancer undergoing anthracycline-based chemotherapy were randomized to exercise training (n = ...
Post ablation pericarditis is a type of post cardiac injury syndrome that can be witnessed after radiofrequency or cryoablation procedures for atrial and ventricular arrhythmias. Multimodality imaging ...
Save the date for Giving Tuesday on Nov. 29 to donate to the ACCF Annual Fund. Donations help fund programs like the Sandra J. Lewis Mid-Career Women's Institute and Clinical Trial Research: Upping ...
“PulseCheck” is a new series within CardiaCast that is designed for nurses or allied healthcare professionals who are new, or new to cardiology, offering practical team-based solutions to the ...