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Smoking has long been a major risk factor for coronary artery disease (CAD). The last 4 decades have seen significant changes to population health and CAD risk factors, including a decline in smoking prevalence, an increase in diabetes and obesity, and the...
New research co-authored by Dr. Sebhat Erqou helps connect the dots between race, pollution and heart disease
Epidemiological studies have shown that chronic exposure to environmental air pollution is associated with adverse health outcomes, but their role in racial disparities in clinical outocmes has not been fully elucidated. We aimed to assess racial...
Pitt/HVI Investigators publish largest study yet linking severity of invasively measured pulmonary hypertension to outcomes in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF)
Heart failure is one of the largest public health problems. One type of heart failure, known as heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF), is the most common type yet there are no specific therapies, with now multiple negative clinical trials...
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