Gerontology

Science News

Supporting Physical Activity in Patients and Populations During Life Events and Transitions
Health Behavior Change Programs in Primary Care and Community Practices for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Risk Factor Management Among Midlife and Older Adults
Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Cardiovascular Science
2021 Guideline for the Evaluation and Diagnosis of Chest Pain
Guidance for Timely and Appropriate Referral of Patients With Advanced Heart Failure

Journals

Echocardiographic and Electrocardiographic Abnormalities Among Elderly Adults With Cardiovascular Disease in Rural South Africa
Carotid Artery Stiffening With Aging: Structural Versus Load-Dependent Mechanisms in MESA (the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis)
PROM Proposal: Analyzing Proxy Reports of Patient-Reported Outcome Measures
Axonal Injury Partially Mediates Associations Between Increased Left Ventricular Mass Index and White Matter Damage
Systolic Blood Pressure and Mortality in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: Frailty as an Effect Modifier

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INVESTED Results

Principal Investigator Orly Vardeny, PharmD, MS summarizes the results of the INVESTED trial.

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