AAP releases revised guidelines on screening, treatment of hypertension

FROM PEDIATRICS The American Academy of Pediatrics has released its long-anticipated updated guidelines on ...

Sinus of Valsalva preserved in aortic valve replacement

FROM THE JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY The sinus of Valsalva segment can ...

Five-year outcomes favor on- versus off-pump CABG

FROM THE NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE Compared with adults who underwent off-pump coronary-artery ...

FDA approves first spironolactone oral suspension

The Food and Drug Administration has approved CaroSpir, the first oral suspension form of ...

Cardiovascular risk factors more common in girls

FROM PREVENTIVE MEDICINE Girls were more likely than boys to have cardiovascular disease risk ...

Hidden CABG costs will disrupt bundled payment systems

AT THE WTSA ANNUAL MEETING COLORADO SPRINGS (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – With bundled payment ...