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Group makes recommendations on nonstatin cholesterol therapies

PCNA SmartBrief | Jul 14, 2016

The American College of Cardiology issued guidance on using nonstatin treatments to reduce low-density lipoprotein as part of cardiovascular disease risk management. The recommendations, reflecting recent findings on adding drugs to statin therapy for patients at high risk of CVD, are published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology and have been endorsed by the National Lipid Association. Medscape (free registration) (07/08)


Heart groups revise quality measures for treating patients with AFib

PCNA SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2016

Group warns of medications that may trigger, worsen heart failure

PCNA SmartBrief | Jul 14, 2016

Genetic cholesterol disorder raises CVD risks, study says

PCNA SmartBrief | Jul 07, 2016

90% of strokes are preventable, research shows

PCNA SmartBrief | Jul 21, 2016

Moderate workout does not reduce CV risks in study of 1,635 seniors

PCNA SmartBrief | Jul 07, 2016

Study links magnesium levels to blood pressure control

PCNA SmartBrief | Jul 14, 2016

Study: Post-menopause NAFLD often undetected

PCNA SmartBrief | Jul 07, 2016

RNs use a dose of good humor when helping cardiac rehab patients

PCNA SmartBrief | Jul 21, 2016

Dietary omega-3 fatty acids may reduce risk of fatal cardiac event

PCNA SmartBrief | Jul 14, 2016


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