Improving the cardiovascular health of patients and the general population requires increased primordial and primary prevention efforts.
Researchers studied the effect of dapagliflozin on cumulative sodium excretion in patients with type 2 diabetes and preserved kidney function while sodium intake was being strictly controlled.
Scientific statement by AHA detailing the current understanding of menopause transition and its impact on the risk for postmenopausal cardiovascular disease.
In this phase 2 trial, patients with hypercholesterolemia and clinical atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease were recruited from 85 sites across 20 countries.
Metabolic syndrome (MetSyn) is prevalent among patients with psoriasis and is associated with increased cardiovascular risk.
Sucrose, or common table sugar, is not as effective as glucose in signaling postprandial satiation.
Many bariatric surgery patients do not receive recommended postoperative nutritional and weight monitoring within general practice.
Patients with apparent treatment-resistant hypertension are rarely tested for primary aldosteronism.
Inclisiran is a chemically synthesized small interfering RNA that targets proprotein convertase subtilisin-kexin type 9 (PCSK9) messenger RNA.
Poor cardiovascular outcomes are more likely in patients with elevated remnant cholesterol or triglycerides.
Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass results in greater weight loss than laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy seven years after surgery.