Author | Patrick Campbell


Medical Organizations Issue Statement on Advancing VTE Research

July 13, 2020


Sixteen organizations are seeking to drive the practice forward after the 2008 Call to Action from the Surgeon General fell short in addressing the public health need regarding VTE.

Use of ACE Inhibitors/ARBs Linked to Lower Colorectal Cancer Risk

July 06, 2020


An analysis of more than 180k patients in Hong Kong indicated use of the antihypertensive medications was associated with 22% lower risk of developing colorectal cancer.

Portable Air Cleaners Could Limit Fine Particulate Exposure During Rehab

July 02, 2020


A new pilot study called CRAFT is examining the potential of portable air cleaners for limiting exposure to fine particulate matter in patients enrolled in cardiac rehabilitation.

Facing Discrimination Could Increase Hypertension Risk in African Americans

July 01, 2020


New analysis of the Jackson Heart Study found experiencing a greater amount of discrimination could increase risk of hypertension in African Americans.