This cohort study uses data on monozygotic twins with discordant body mass indexes to evaluate the association between obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease.
This population-based study quantifies the difference in risk of incident myocardial infarction between men and women.
This study evaluates biomarkers of seafood-derived eicosapentaenoic acid, docosapentaenoic acid, and docosahexaenoic acid and plant-derived α-linolenic acid for incident coronary heart disease.
This secondary analysis of a randomized clinical trial assesses the effect of pharmacologic therapy and clinical risk factors on incident conduction system disease in patients with hypertension.
This Research Letter reports the long-term mortality and subtype-specific morbidity in young women surviving myocardial infarction or ischemic stroke.
In this meta-analysis, intra-aortic balloon pump therapy was not found to improve mortality among patients with acute myocardial infarction in randomized clinical trials, regardless of whether patients had cardiogenic shock.
This retrospective cohort study found that Hodgkin lymphoma survivors are at high risk for cardiovascular diseases.
This case series identifies a familial association in spontaneous coronary artery dissection suggesting a genetic predisposition.
This article from the Writing Group for the AREDS2 Research Group determines if supplementing the diet with long-chain ω-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids or with macular xanthophylls results in a reduced rate of cardiovascular disease. Rizos and Ntzani provide an Invited Commentary.
Barreto-Filho et al examine hospital differences in transfer rates for elderly patients with acute myocardial infarction across nonprocedure hospitals and whether these rates are associated with revascularization rates, length of stay, and mortality.
Soliman and colleagues examine the risk of incident myocardial infarction (MI) associated with atrial fibrillation (AF). In a related editorial, Dukes and Marcus further explore the association between MI and AF.