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Stroke Prevention, Heart Disease and Women, and More
In the news: stroke prevention, heart disease and women, migraine and depression, cholinesterase inhibitors and dementia, multivitamins and cataract risk.
“I Feel Lightheaded”: Think Cardiac Symptoms First
When a patient complains of feeling dizzy or lightheaded, don’t overlook neurological or other causes but first think about a cardiac cause.
Matters of the Heart: A Cardiovascular Photo Quiz
Primary care physicians play a central role in preventing and managing cardiovascular disease. Take a look at the variety of presentations in this week's photo quiz to test your knowledge.
Preventing Dementia, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Stroke
Some interesting take home-points for your practice from recent studies and surveys: learn the details in this 5 question quiz.
Cholesterol Management 2013 and Beyond: Two Roads Diverged
New ACC/AHA guidelines abolish specific lipid targets, reclassify populations at risk, and recommend statins for their pleiotropic effects.
Use ABPM to Assess Diabetes Cardiovascular Risk
Patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus should be monitored with ABPM if they are at high risk for cardiovascular complications, according to the results of a new study.
An Antidote to Factor Xa Inhibitors at Last!
Andexanet alfa is a recombinant factor Xa molecule that binds to and sequesters factor Xa inhibitors in the blood, making them unavailable to bind to native factor Xa.
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