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Recommendations for Management of Clinically Significant Drug-Drug Interactions
10/17/2016 | A review of drug-drug interactions with statins and other selected drugs used in patients with cardiovascular disease
Vascular Graft Infections, Mycotic Aneurysms, and Endovascular Infections
10/13/2016 | Vascular graft prostheses infection is not a frequent complication of reconstructive vascular graft surgery.
Impact of Hypertension on Cognitive Function
10/10/2016 | Among vascular risk factors, chronic arterial hypertension is a major contributor to cognitive impairment.
Free Article Access for September 2016 from the American Journal of Nephrology
10/05/2016 | The September 2016 announcement of the free access articles from the American Journal of Nephrology.
Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics New Editor's Picks for Sept 2016
09/30/2016 | This article from Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics provides links to three editor's picks articles for September 2016: "Utilization of Whole Exome Sequencing to Identify Causative Mutations in Familial Congenital Heart Disease," "Mendelian Randomization Studies Do Not Support a Role for Vitamin D in Coronary Artery Disease," and "Associations Between Common and Rare Exonic Genetic Variants and Serum Levels of 20 Cardiovascular-Related Proteins: The Tromsų Study."
Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Featured Articles for Sept 2016
09/28/2016 | This article presents 2 featured articles from the September 2016 issue of Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology, "Clinical Experience With the Subcutaneous Implantable Cardioverter?Defibrillator in Adults With Congenital Heart Disease" and "Cardiac Abnormalities in First-Degree Relatives of Unexplained Cardiac Arrest Victims A Report From the Cardiac Arrest Survivors With Preserved Ejection Fraction Registry."