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A disparity you can do something about

Blacks are vastly more likely to develop heart failure at a young age than whites, the researchers found. ... Control those conditions in young blacks and the disparity in heart failure should decline.
September 2020

QD: News Every Day--Cardiac care costs could triple by 2030

So, prevalence estimates for hypertension, CHD, heart failure, and stroke were generated using data from the 1999 to 2006 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. ... Hypertension accounts for 18% of CVD deaths in Western countries and is a
September 2020

Health reform's winners and losers: by the numbers

More than 2.8 million have been diagnosed with diabetes. Altogether, more than 5.7 million have been diagnosed with these ailments, or stroke, emphysema, heart failure, and similarly serious conditions,”
January 2014

Guidelines have a major problem

What clues must we consider prior to using a guideline. Too often we see patients with diagnostic labels and “perfect” treatment for those labels, such as congestive heart failure or chronic
September 2020

Taking team care from policy to practice

When I get sicker, the nurse practitioner brings in the doc, and when I get even sicker, the heart failure doctor comes in to help the internist.
January 2014

Internists should pursue innovative practice models

have diabetes, hypertension, and/or heart failure.
March 2013

New cholesterol guideline focuses on statin intensity, not LDL

Albert, MD, MPH, offered insight into the 2013 American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association guideline on treatment of blood cholesterol to reduce atherosclerotic cardiovascular risk in adults. ... severe heart failure and those
June 2014

Mind-body role may matter in heart disease

Posttraumatic stress disorder and cognitive function: findings from the mind your heart study. ... Safety and efficacy of sertraline for depression in patients with heart failure: results of the SADHART-CHF (Sertraline Against Depression and Heart
October 2015

Learning the best way to assess jugular venous pressure

The rales of heart failure may improve in a case of congestive heart failure, but I'd say that when your patient is sleeping flat, no longer dyspneic, and no longer ... Timing of the descents can be done while palpating the carotid or when listening to
September 2020

Squeezing in the cancer screening talk

Consider a 76-year-old who hikes and has a life expectancy of 20 years and a 74-year-old with heart failure who is on oxygen, said Louise C.
October 2019

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