From moderate-risk TAVR to PCSK9 inhibitors to exercise in HCM, the American College of Cardiology’s annual Scientific Session brought advancements across many areas of cardiology.
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Patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy are urged to take it easy. But new research shows they might benefit from moderate aerobic exercise.
Opioids don’t work for most people with chronic pain. A pain expert explains why doctors should consider other options for their patients.
Some people can pass a hearing test but have trouble understanding speech in a noisy environment. New research identifies a mechanism for this condition just years after its discovery.
Neurosurgeons want the quickest, most accurate information to help them make decisions during brain tumor surgery. A new method could accelerate that process.
Providers can use a new tool to identify what makes CABG patients more likely to need a transfusion, so they can try to lower the risk.