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2013-09-16 10:36:23

Dr. David Pollock has a simple message for fellow hypertension researchers: think endothelin.

2012-11-28 13:06:25

An analysis of two heart failure therapies finds differing outcomes regarding improvement in survival.

2012-09-10 11:01:08

Many patients with hypertension are treated with ACE inhibitors.

2012-08-27 19:49:16

The novel angiotensin receptor neprilysin inhibitor, LCZ696, demonstrated beneficial effects in heart failure patients with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF), according to results of the PARAMOUNT (Prospective compArison of ARNI with ARB on Management Of heart failUre with preserved ejectioN fracTion) trial.

2011-10-25 13:06:37

A type of medication known as angiotensin-receptor blockers could reduce risk of mortality in people with a heart disease called calcific aortic stenosis (AS) by 30 per cent over an eight-year period.

2011-10-17 14:19:45

Within the next 20 years it is expected the number of people with Alzheimer's disease (AD) will double from its current figure of half a million to one million.

2011-06-23 06:25:08

Diabetic Kidney Disease, or DKD, is a common complication of diabetes and leading cause of chronic kidney disease and is becoming more prevalent in the US.

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2010-04-26 13:55:00

Factors of hormone metabolism that may make African-Americans more susceptible.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.