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Analysis: CV risk assessment guidelines inconsistent

PCNA SmartBrief | Sep 15, 2016

Cardiovascular risk assessment guidelines overall are inconsistent about who should be screened, what tests should be used and treatment thresholds, researchers wrote in an analysis published in the Annals of Internal Medicine. Dr. Steven Nissen at Cleveland Clinic said screening guidelines are not mandates and offer starting points for conversations with patients as part of shared decision-making. Time.com (09/13)


Saturated fats: Bad, good or indifferent?

PCNA SmartBrief | Sep 15, 2016

AHA: Sleep duration, disorders can be CVD risk factors

PCNA SmartBrief | Sep 22, 2016

Study evaluates BP, LDL risk factors for cardiovascular disease

PCNA SmartBrief | Sep 01, 2016

Mediterranean diet may reduce mortality risk, study says

PCNA SmartBrief | Sep 01, 2016

Higher HDL cholesterol tied to faster loss of lung function

PCNA SmartBrief | Sep 08, 2016

Cardiac rehab helps patients, but cost is a barrier

PCNA SmartBrief | Sep 01, 2016

Studies examine heart, stroke risks with atrial fibrillation

PCNA SmartBrief | Sep 08, 2016

Extended cardiac rehab study shows mixed results

PCNA SmartBrief | Sep 08, 2016

Studies link healthy eating, exercise to lower blood pressure

PCNA SmartBrief | Sep 15, 2016


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Saturated fats: Bad, good or indifferent?

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