Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, Vascular Biology

Managing Blood Cholesterol Levels in Women

Sidney C. Smith, Jr., MD interviews Lynne Braun, PhD, CNP about what the 2018 Guideline for the Management of Blood Cholesterol recommends as optimal treatment for women.

Science News

Genome-Wide Polygenic Score, Clinical Risk Factors, and Long-Term Trajectories of Coronary Artery Disease
Treatment of Psoriasis With Biologic Therapy Is Associated With Improvement of Coronary Artery Plaque Lipid-Rich Necrotic Core
Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Therapy Induces Inflammatory Activity in Large Arteries
Cardiovascular Events and Costs With Home Blood Pressure Telemonitoring and Pharmacist Management for Uncontrolled Hypertension
Time Trends in Pulmonary Embolism Mortality Rates in the United States, 1999 to 2018

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