Use of ethanol cookstoves is associated with a reduction in diastolic blood pressure and hypertension for pregnant women in Nigeria.
Chronic stress identified as risk factor for cardiovascular disease.
Too few American young adults are receiving needed statin medications, according to findings published in JAMA Cardiology.
Fenofibrate therapy may reduce cardiovascular disease (CVD) in statin-treated patients with diabetes and dyslipidemia.
Mid upper arm circumference is an independent predictor of survival in older adults with cardiovascular disease.
Oxidized low-density lipoprotein (ox-LDL) as a proxy for oxidative stress is associated with metabolic syndrome and its components.
For patients with coronary heart disease, mortality is more often due to noncardiovascular causes.
The use of smartphone apps may help expand study of cardiovascular health and behaviors by engaging large numbers of participants and facilitating data collection.
The average systolic/diastolic awake ambulatory blood pressure reading was significantly higher than the average of 9 clinic blood pressure readings over 3 visits.
PCKS9 and HMGCR variants were associated with similar protective effects on cardiovascular event risk and diabetes risk.