Cardiology

Sotatercept promising for treatment of anemia in MDS

FROM LANCET HAEMATOLOGY A novel agent holds promise as a treatment option for anemia ...

EHR application doubles hypertension recognition rate

FROM PEDIATRICS Hypertension discovery in pediatric patients more than doubled for physicians using a ...

Beware the COPD exacerbation

A 70-year-old man with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is admitted with increased shortness ...

Asymptomatic carotid in-stent restenosis? Think medical management

EXPERT ANALYSIS FROM THE NORTHWESTERN VASCULAR SYMPOSIUM CHICAGO (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – Modern medical ...

HRS: Consider ablation for asymptomatic atrial fib

EXPERT ANALYSIS FROM THE AF SYMPOSIUM 2018 ORLANDO (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – When the ...

Use of non–vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants in the acute care, periprocedural settings

Non–vitamin K antagonist anticoagulants (NOACs, also called novel or direct oral anticoagulants) are commonly ...

Thrombosis risk is elevated with myeloproliferative neoplasms

FROM ANNALS OF INTERNAL MEDICINE Patients with myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs) have a higher rate ...