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A national study has found that nearly 68,000 deaths potentially could be prevented each year by optimally implementing key national guidelineâ€“recommended therapies, including critical medications and cardiac devices, for all eligible heart failure patients.
When doctors give heart drugs to patients, the time of day can make a big difference.
An analysis of fifteen past studies has revealed that when it comes to treating high blood pressure, many people may be more likely to use certain types of medications than others, researchers say.
Hypertension is very common among older adults. 64 percent of older men and 78 percent of older women have high blood pressure, placing them at heightened risk for heart disease including heart failure, stroke, coronary artery disease and atrial fibrillation, as well as chronic kidney disease and diabetes mellitus.
ACE inhibitors, commonly used to control high blood pressure and heart failure in women, may be associated with an increased risk of recurrence in women who have had breast cancer, according to a study by researchers at UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center.
DEERFIELD, Ill. and OSAKA, Japan, Feb. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (Takeda) and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Takeda Pharmaceuticals North America, Inc., today announced that the U.S.
Canada's health care system could have saved $77 million in 2006 if it had adopted a more restrictive policy on the cardiovascular drugs angiotensin receptor blockers without a negative impact on cardiovascular health.
Scientists have identified the first DNA sequence variant common in the population that is not only associated with an increased risk of heart failure, but appears to play a role in causing it.
Coronary syndromes vary in severity, ranging from unstable angina, non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI), to ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI), the most severe diagnosis.
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