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Mortality risk high among diabetes patients with prior CV events

Mortality risk high among diabetes patients with prior CV events

Age no barrier to vorapaxar use in ACS

Age no barrier to vorapaxar use in ACS

Diabetes-heart disease combination can increase death risk

Diabetes-heart disease combination can increase death risk

Rapid hand-held troponin blood test for heart attack diagnosis launched by Philips

Rapid hand-held troponin blood test for heart attack diagnosis launched by Philips

Bare metal stents no longer advisable for high bleeding risk ACS patients

Bare metal stents no longer advisable for high bleeding risk ACS patients

Pre-procedural use of antiplatelet therapy becoming less routine in heart attack treatment

Pre-procedural use of antiplatelet therapy becoming less routine in heart attack treatment

SPRINT supports stringent BP goals for elderly

SPRINT supports stringent BP goals for elderly

PCI with polymer-free BA9 drug-coated stent better than bare metal stent in ACS patients

PCI with polymer-free BA9 drug-coated stent better than bare metal stent in ACS patients

CMR 'may be preferable' to SPECT for CHD prognosis

CMR 'may be preferable' to SPECT for CHD prognosis

Younger women more likely to experience one-year adverse cardiovascular events after PCI

Younger women more likely to experience one-year adverse cardiovascular events after PCI

Diagnosing heart attacks in 1 hour: an interview with Dr Richard Body

Diagnosing heart attacks in 1 hour: an interview with Dr Richard Body

Prompt attention may limit recurrence risk in TIA patients

Prompt attention may limit recurrence risk in TIA patients

Investigational drug provides no improved protection to patients with contrast-induced acute kidney injury

Investigational drug provides no improved protection to patients with contrast-induced acute kidney injury

Cholesterol drug evacetrapib fails to reduce risk of cardiovascular events

Cholesterol drug evacetrapib fails to reduce risk of cardiovascular events

Routine stress adversely affects women’s heart

Routine stress adversely affects women’s heart

Gender associated with risk of cardiovascular recurrence in adults

Gender associated with risk of cardiovascular recurrence in adults

Cardiome files NDS with Health Canada's TPD for approval of intravenous vernakalant

Cardiome files NDS with Health Canada's TPD for approval of intravenous vernakalant

Johns Hopkins researchers present new healthcare tips from American Heart Association Meeting

Johns Hopkins researchers present new healthcare tips from American Heart Association Meeting

Infections experienced in childhood may lead to premature ACS or heart attacks

Infections experienced in childhood may lead to premature ACS or heart attacks

Advanced targeted therapies dominate treatment pipeline for colorectal cancer, finds Frost & Sullivan

Advanced targeted therapies dominate treatment pipeline for colorectal cancer, finds Frost & Sullivan