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Default Opt-Out of Cardiac Rehabilitation Increases Referrals

Redesign of decision pathways from opt-in to opt-out results in increase in referrals for cardiac rehabilitation

Smoking Has Negative Effects for Patients With Psoriasis

Cardiorespiratory Fitness Linked to Psoriasis, Psoriatic Arthritis

Significant association found between low cardiorespiratory fitness at mean age of 18.3 years and psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis among men

Emergency Departments Saw Decrease in All Non-COVID-19 Diagnoses

Drop in ED Visits for Cardiac Conditions Tied to Later Cardiac Deaths

Undertreatment of cardiac conditions during COVID-19 pandemic tied to delayed excess mortality versus previous years

CVD Risk Lowest at Highest Level of Physical Activity

Risk for cardiovascular disease decreases as accelerometer-measured moderate, vigorous, and total physical activity levels increase

Vinculan a ciertos antibióticos con un mayor riesgo de aneurismas aórticos letales

Ischemic Heart, Hypertensive Disease Deaths Up During COVID-19

Second study shows reduction in cardiovascular diagnostic testing across the world during pandemic

Review Confirms Interarm SBP Difference, Mortality Link

All-cause mortality risk increased with interarm systolic blood pressure difference magnitude from ≥5 mm Hg threshold

TAVR Volumes in the U.S. Have Risen Each Year Since 2011

Predicted Heart Age Higher Among Cancer Survivors

Excess heart age 8.5 years for men and 6.5 years for women; varies by age, race/ethnicity, education, income

Sixty-Day Outcomes Examined for Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients

Some Hospitalized Heart Patients Report Frequent Nightmares

Frequent nightmares associated with depression, anxiety, insomnia but not cardiovascular medications, sleep-disordered breathing

Guidelines Developed for Diabetes Management in CKD

eGFR Variability Linked to All-Cause Mortality Risk

No association seen for estimated glomerular filtration rate variability and cardiovascular disease events

CVD Biomarker Levels Up for Dual Use of E-Cigarettes, Cigarettes

Levels of biomarkers of inflammation, oxidative stress similar for dual users and exclusive cigarette users