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1. In this randomized clinical trial, patients on hemodialysis who received a vitamin D receptor activator (VDRA) did not have better cardiovascular health compared to those with placebo. 2. Patients receiving active vitamin D did not have reduced mortality. Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent) Study Rundown: Patients with advanced chronic kidney disease (CKD) on hemodialysis […]
Iskra Reic, Executive Vice-President Europe, joined experts and policymakers at the Copenhagen Diabetes Policy Summit yesterday to discuss the critical need for action in treating #diabetes in the context of its #cardiovascular and #renal comorbidities.pi
Iskra Reic, Executive Vice-President Europe, joined experts and policymakers at the Copenhagen Diabetes Policy Summit yesterday to discuss the critical need for action in treating #diabetes in the context of its #cardiovascular and #renal comorbidities. pic.twitter.com/8WIXEGhhED
Services and Capacity Increase with New Site Opening SAN DIEGO, Dec. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Crown Bioscience, a global drug discovery and development services company providing translational platforms to advance oncology, inflammation, cardiovascular and metabolic disease research, has recently … Continue reading →
NewsNew study shows how newly created cardiac muscle cells can be made to pump together.Contributed Author:
The BFE will offer 5-day biofeedback workshop instructed by Dr. Donald Moss, Dr. Fred Shaffer and Dr. Erik Peper at the BFE 20th Meeting in Cardiff, Wales from April 8-13, 2019. LONDON (PRWEB) December 17, 2018 The BFE will host its 20th Meeting in Cardiff, Wales – April 8-13, 2019 and will once again offer a 5-day BCIA biofeedback workshop taught by Dr. Donald Moss, Dr. Fred Shaffer and Dr. Er...
Kettering General Hospital in Northamptonshire, England, is now one of the few heart centers in the world using Shockwave Medical’s intravascular lithotripsy (IVL) system to treat calcified arteries, the hospital announced after its first successful procedure on Nov. 16.
Novo Nordisk and the Dutch company Staten Biotechnology will partner to develop a treatment to remove excess fatty molecules called triglycerides from the blood, high levels of which increase a person’s risk for cardiovascular disease. Novo has agreed to pay up ... The post Novo Nordisk Partners Dutch Biotech to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease appeared first on Labiotech.eu.
Patients with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) who struggle to pay their medical bills are at a higher risk for psychological distress, depression and a poor quality of life, according to research published in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.
Emotional Event Featured the Placing of Dedicated Roses on the Float and the Powerful Message That Organ, Eye and Tissue Donation Saves and Heals Lives Locally-based organ, eye and tissue transplant recipients, living donors and deceased donor families joined local elected officials and OneLegacy community partners earlier this week for the u...
STAT Plus: A Canadian startup is out to see if an all-but-abandoned heart drug may actually work. But it’ll have to win over a deeply skeptical scientific establishment. https://buff.ly/2PJuILQ
An oddity of an animal lived and thrived in a lab at the Ludwig Maximilian University (LMU) of Munich in the past few years. On the surface, they looked like normal, healthy baboons. They hopped around their individual rooms, stuffed their mouths with food, and spent a solid amount of time relaxing and watching cartoons […]
This article reviews the mechanism of action between GnRH agonists and antagonists and the studies that led to the approval of degarelix, as well as its potential risks and benefits, particularly when it comes to cardiovascular health.
Press release Malmö, Sweden December 17, 2018 Acarix reports first patient enrollment in new clinical investigation exploring heart failure detection Acarix has initiated a new explorative clinical study to develop a diagnostic algorithm possibly leading to a new functionality for early detection of heart failure using the CADScor®System. In the investigation, titled "Identification...
STAT Plus: A Canadian startup is out to rewrite one of the drug industry's most painful cautionary tales, betting that an all-but-abandoned heart drug may actually work. https://buff.ly/2PKfB4R
A Canadian startup is out to rewrite one of the drug industry's most painful cautionary tales, betting that an all-but-abandoned heart drug may actually work.
Have a look at today's selections from NEJM Group: NEJM Primary Care/Hospitalist Page: Case record: A 54-year-old man presented with severe symptoms...
For patients visiting the emergency department for heart failure, receiving follow-up care within a week is associated with reduced mortality risk, a study in...
Vasospastic Angina Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2018SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, Vasospastic Angina Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2018" provides an overview of Vasospastic Angina clinical trials scenario. This report provides top line data relating to the clinical trials on Vasospastic Angina. Report includes an overview of trial numbers and their average enrollment in top...
Executive Director of the Alliance, Hector Salgado, accepts position with the American Heart Association – Charlotte, NC. RALEIGH, N.C. (PRWEB) December 16, 2018 The Alliance of AIDS Services – Carolina, Inc. (the “Alliance”) announces the resignation of Executive Director, Hector Salgado. Hector will be relocating to Charlotte to help care for his ailing mother and has accepted a positio...
We recently had a patient who arrived on our service in the intensive care unit after a complicated surgery. The surgery left him close to dying, and he was immediately put on life support and given heavy sedatives. Ventilators breathed for him. Special drugs kept his heart beating. A continuous pump acted as his kidneys, […] Find jobs at Careers by KevinMD.com. Search thousands of physici...
SummaryLifetech Scientific Shenzhen Co Ltd Lifetech Shenzhen, a subsidiary of Lifetech Scientific Corp, is a medical device company that offers minimally invasive interventional medical devices for cardiovascular and peripheral vascular diseases. The company provides products such as dilator, occluders, delivery system, bioprosthetic heart valve and sizing ballon, among others. It offers products ...
It is known that saturated fat in red meat has long been linked to a raised risk of heart disease, and that TMAO (trimethylamine N-oxide), a gut microbiota-generated metabolite, is also linked to the pathogenesis of heart disease. However, the link between chronic dietary patterns on TMAO production, metabolism, and renal excretion is still unclear. Now, a study from researchers
Using coronary CT angiography to identify which patients with suspected coronary artery disease (CAD) really need invasive angiography can lower the overall cost of diagnostic testing without sacrificing safety, suggests a randomized trial published Dec. 12 in JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging.