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Cardiac risks of testosterone, saxagliptin under investigation

A possible increase in heart failure associated with saxagliptin (Onglyza and Kombiglyze XR) is also being investigated by the FDA. ... The agency recently requested data from a manufacturer-sponsored trial which found an increased rate of
April 2014

In the News

ischemia, and. whether the patient is already taking the right heart medications and dosages. ... They have been endorsed by the American Society of Echocardiography, Heart Failure Society of America and Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography.
February 2009

QD: News Every Day--Hypertension often not assessed in very elderly patients

reduction in stroke, a 23% reduction in cardiovascular death, a 64% reduction in heart failure, and a 21% reduction in all-cause mortality. ... of many drugs for hypertension, precipitate and aggravate heart failure, induce acute renal failure in
September 2020

New drugs could improve anticoagulation rates

They also shouldn't have congestive heart failure, which can interfere with the metabolism of warfarin, he added. ... Moreover, the new drugs haven't been studied in patients with mechanical heart valves.
April 2012

Dollars and sense, baby and bathwater: the case for CAM research

I was taught adamantly throughout the entire expanse of my training years to avoid these drugs in heart failure like the plague. ... As an example, in 2001 a paper was published in The Lancet demonstrating the benefits of a drug called carvedilol in
September 2020

With diagnosis, the adjectives are just as important as the nouns

You present a patient with a past medical history of chronic kidney disease, heart failure and type 2 diabetes. ... Cardiologists and coders demand that we further define the heart failure: left or right, if left systolic dysfunction or preserved
September 2020

Does ACA coverage really make a difference?

Adults are more likely to die from trauma or other serious acute conditions, such as heart attacks or strokes;. ... Adults with cancer, cardiovascular disease (including hypertension, coronary heart disease, and congestive heart failure), stroke,
March 2015

Of Research, RxESPECT, And Silver Spoons

An editorial in the same issue asserted that the “final nail” had been driven into the CoQ10 for heart failure hypothesis. ... The predictable ensued: carvedilol has long been incorporated into the standard care of congestive heart failure, whereas
September 2020

Larry Weed and SOAP notes

For example, in a patient admitted with known systolic dysfunction, The problem (heart failure with systolic dysfunction) would include in the subjective comments on dyspnea, ankle swelling, chest pain, while the ... The assessment would describe our
September 2020

Solving mysterious chronic cough cases

You're not thinking about congestive heart failure.” An internist can be less suspicious of chronic lung disease if the patient doesn't smoke and can be less suspicious of allergy
July 2018

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