N-nitroso-irbesartan is a probable human carcinogen based on results from laboratory tests.
Case finding is more effective than population-based screening at identifying individuals with chronic kidney disease.
There appears to be a dose-dependent risk for incident cardiovascular disease associated with enzyme-inducing antiseizure medications.
Diabetes is a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease, and many people with type 2 diabetes often don’t reach recommended cholesterol levels. Researchers measured the cholesterol levels in a group of people with the disease to find out why.
Suppressed drug metabolism was identified in patients with various inflammatory conditions.
Less than half of at-risk older adults regularly check their blood pressure at home or in other places outside the health care system.
Long-term marine omega-3 supplementation is associated with an increased risk for atrial fibrillation.
Researchers evaluated the association between baseline LDL-C and treatment with ezetimibe plus statins in post-acute coronary syndrome.
Even occasional physical activity was linked to a decreased risk for death from any cause, investigators reported.
Favorable cardiovascular health is important for preventing type 2 diabetes among middle-aged individuals regardless of their genetic predisposition.
An online technology was developed to assess whether physicians and potential patients who may benefit from statin therapy would come to the same diagnostic conclusion.