Higher preconception blood pressure linked to pregnancy loss

FROM HYPERTENSION High preconception blood pressure is associated with a greater risk of pregnancy ...

Balloon pulmonary angioplasty for CTEPH improves heart failure symptoms

REPORTING FROM CRT 2018 WASHINGTON (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – Balloon pulmonary angioplasty provides meaningful ...

Major message: Most heart failure is preventable

EXPERT ANALYSIS FROM THE ANNUAL CARDIOVASCULAR CONFERENCE AT SNOWMASS SNOWMASS, COLO. (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) ...

Drug coated balloons may match stents for small coronary lesions

REPORTING FROM CRT 2018 WASHINGTON (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – For treating de novo coronary ...

Debris left after TAVR varies by device

AT CRT 2018 WASHINGTON (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – All transcatheter aortic valve replacement devices ...

Statin use is uniformly low in adults with dyslipidemia disorders

FROM CIRCULATION Only half of adults with familial hypercholesterolemia are currently on statin therapy, ...

Takotsubo cardiomyopathy incidence, mortality on the rise

REPORTING FROM CRT 2018 WASHINGTON (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – Hospitalizations for Takotsubo cardiomyopathy (TCM), ...

Beware of polypharmacy in patients taking warfarin

REPORTING FROM THSNA 2018 SAN DIEGO (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – The incidence of polypharmacy ...