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Million Hearts Model Cuts Five-Year Heart Attack, Stroke Risk in At-Risk Patients

Improved outcomes seen with no significant changes in Medicare spending

Less Than One in Three Patients Participates in Cardiac Rehab Following TAVR

Substantial hospital-level variation seen, not explained by patient case mix

Cannabis Use Disorder Tied to Incident Cardiovascular Disease Events

Higher risk for incident events seen over seven years of follow-up

Enteric-Coated, Uncoated Aspirin Have Similar Effectiveness in Heart Patients

Findings seen for secondary prevention among patients with cardiovascular disease

Risks for All-Cause, Cardiovascular, Respiratory Mortality Increased After Floods

Risks vary by local climate type, socioeconomic status

Stroke Mortality Set to Increase to 9.7 Million in 2050

Recommendations developed for reducing burden of stroke, including by implanting prevention strategies

Higher CPAP Adherence Tied to Reduction in Cardiovascular Events

Findings seen for individuals with established cardiovascular disease and obstructive sleep apnea

Severe SARS-CoV-2 Appears to Infect Coronary Vessels

SARS-CoV-2 targets plaque macrophages, and its entry is increased in cholesterol-loaded primary macrophages

Neighborhood, Individual Factors Cut Racial Disparities in Heart Health

Factors that most attenuated racial disparity in total ideal cardiovascular health scores were neighborhood safety for men, discrimination for women

Ventilatory Burden Can Assess Severity of Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Ventilatory burden can also predict all-cause and cardiovascular disease mortality