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After analyzing 10 years of medical tests on more than 2,700 people in a federally funded heart disease study, researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine and elsewhere conclude that taking Calcium in the f ...


Results from the global phase 3b ENSURE-AF ( EdoxabaN vs warfarin in subjectS UndeRgoing cardiovErsion of AtrialFibrillation ) study of 2,199 patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation ( NVAF ) un ...


Heart failure is a major health problem worldwide with no proven therapy. Low-dose Dopamine ( LDD ) has been applied to patients with heart failure to enhance diuresis and preserve renal function sinc ...


Ventricular remodeling following myocardial infarction ( MI ) is closely associated with cyclooxygenase-2 ( COX-2 ) expression. 5-methoxytryptophan ( 5-MTP ) was reported to control COX-2 expression. ...


The 2015 Guidelines for Resuscitation recommend Amiodarone ( Cordarone ) as the antiarrhythmic drug of choice in the treatment of resistant ventricular fibrillation or pulseless ventricular tachycardi ...


Heart failure with recovered or improved ejection fraction ( HFiEF ) has been proposed as a new category of heart failure. Whether HFiEF is clinically distinct from heart failure with persistently r ...


A study assessed whether the benefit of Sacubitril / Valsartan ( Entresto ) therapy varied with clinical stability. Despite the benefit of Sacubitril / Valsartan therapy shown in the PARADIGM-HF ( ...


In the prospective, open-label, non-interventional, multicenter RESPONSIfVE study, the effectiveness, response rates and tolerability of Ivabradine ( Corlentor, Procoralan ) with or without beta block ...


Severe mitral stenosis is usually symptomatic and is treated by BMV or surgery, whereas mild to moderate mitral stenosis is usually asymptomatic or mildly symptomatic and managed medically. Patients ...


The aim of the study was to quantify the efficacy of pretreatment with Ivabradine ( Corlentor, Procoralan ) compared to beta-blockers before computed tomography coronary angiography ( CTCA ) via a met ...


Results from the phase 2b ixCELL-DCM clinical study of Ixmyelocel-T in patients with advanced heart failure due to ischemic dilated cardiomyopathy, were presented at the American College of Cardiology ...


Historically, Warfarin ( Coumadin ) or Acetylsalicylic acid ( Aspirin ) have been the recommended therapeutic options for the extended treatment ( more than 3 months ) of venous thromboembolism ( VTE ...


Among patients recently hospitalized with heart failure and reduced left ventricular ejection fraction ( LVEF ), the use of the drug Liraglutide ( Victoza ) did not lead to greater post-hospitalizatio ...


History of bleeding strongly influences decisions for anticoagulation in atrial fibrillation. Researchers have analyzed outcomes in relation to history of bleeding and randomization in ARISTOTLE trial ...


Sexual activity is a central component of intimate relationships, but sexual function may be impaired by coronary heart disease ( CHD ). There have been few representative population-based comparisons ...