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Functional Capacity as a Principal End Point for Therapies Older Adults with CVD
03/23/2017 | Adults are living longer lives, many with cardiovascular (CV) disease, and surviving to very old age.
Science News from ACC17
03/17/2017 | Exclusive video discussions and data summaries of the most noteworthy science presented at ACC.17 in Washington, D.C. from March 17-19, 2017.
2017 AHA/ACC Focused Update for the Mgmt of Patients with Valvular Heart Disease
03/15/2017 | The estimated prevalence of VHD in the United States is 2.5% with no difference between males and females.
Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid (Fish Oil) Supplementation and the Prevention
03/13/2017 | Multiple randomized controlled clinical trials (RCTs) have assessed the effects of supplementation with eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) + docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) (n-3 PUFAs, commonly termed ?fish oils?) on the occurrence of clinical cardiovascular diseases.
Bradycardia Guideline - Systematic Review Question for Stakeholder Feedback
03/13/2017 | Accepted March 13 through March 27, 2017 -- Bradycardia Guideline - Systematic Review Question for Stakeholder Feedback
2017 Joint Guideline for the Evaluation and Management of Patients With Syncope
03/09/2017 | Syncope can result from benign causes, major hemodynamic changes, or a serious underlying disease.