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A study has shown that in patients with vascular disease or diabetes mellitus, long-term vitamin E supplementation does not prevent cancer or major cardiovascular events, and can increase the risk for ...


The clinical assessment of heart failure is difficult; it is difficult to determine which patients have heart failure and, once the diagnosis is established, to predict which patients are at risk of d ...


In patients with acute myocardial infarction ( AMI, heart attack ) metabolic syndrome appeared associated with worse in-hospital outcome, with a higher risk of development of severe heart failure. ...


Middle-age individuals without high blood pressure or high cholesterol levels but who are obese have an increased risk in older age for hospitalization or death from coronary heart disease, cardiovasc ...


Dutch researchers who assessed over 4,000 men and women over 55 to see how many myocardial infarction went undiagnosed at the time they occurred, found that the figure was more than four in 10. Th ...


Researchers conducted the HIJ-CREATE ( The Heart Institute of Japan-Candesartan Randomized trial for Evaluation in Coronary Artery Disease ) trial to determine whether the angiotensin II receptor bloc ...


Patients with atherosclerosis in the leg arteries face a substantially increased all-cause and cardiovascular mortality risk. The German epidemiological study on Ankle Brachial Index ( getABI ) was ...


Continuing to smoke following a myocardial infarction is the most powerful predictor for recurrent cardiac events among survivors age 35 years or younger. In particular, patients who continue to smok ...


The diabetes medication Metformin may be associated with a lower risk of death from cardiovascular disease, according to a meta-analysis of previously published studies. No associations were found bet ...


A lifestyle intervention incorporating exercise training and diet counseling in primary health care settings appears to improve quality of life among adults at moderate to high risk for heart disease ...


Diabetes mellitus and myocardial infarction combine to over-activate enzyme, leading to death of pacemaker cells, abnormal heart rhythm, and increased risk of death in mice.Having diabetes doubles a p ...


For patients with diabetes and coronary artery disease in more than one artery, treatment with coronary artery bypass graft surgery provided slightly better health status and quality of life between 6 ...


The EMA ( European Medicines Agency ) has finalised a review of Aliskiren-containing medicines, recommending that these medicines should be contraindicated in patients with diabetes or moderate to sev ...


The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use ( CHMP ) has adopted a positive opinion recommending a variation to the terms of the marketing authorisation for the medicinal product Xarelto ( Riva ...


Of the theoretical estimated prevalence of 1/500 for heterozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia, less than 1% are diagnosed in most countries. Direct screening in a Northern European general populati ...