In this podcast, Monica Aggarwal, MD, explains the lifestyle modifications that are key for the prevention of cardiovascular disease and how clinicians can encourage their patients to make the changes.
Dr Blaha discusses his team’s latest study on whether troponin levels and coronary artery calcium score can predict future atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease risk, the use of aspirin and statins in patients aged 50 to 79 years, and more.
Results of a recent study suggest that high variability of bedtimes may negatively affect patients’ cardiovascular health. Do you stress the importance of maintaining proper sleep habits to your patients?
In this podcast, Kristie Harris, PhD, discusses her findings on the association of physical activity, smoking, alcohol use, and caffeinated coffee consumption with Takotsubo syndrome. Does the use of psychostimulants play a role in the syndrome’s pathophysiology? Here is what she says.