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CVDT 2023

2023 21 Aug

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COVID-19 Associated with Higher Risk of Cardiovascular Disease

2023 01 Feb

A study published in Cardiovascular Research found that COVID-19 is associated with a higher risk of cardiovascular disease and death in both the short and long term. In the first three weeks of infection, the likelihood of COVID-19 patients dying was up to 81 times higher than uninfected individuals and remained five times higher up to 18 months later. ... Read more

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AI-enabled Imaging of Retina Can Specify Heart Disease Risk

2022 20 Oct

A recent study demonstrated that AI-enabled imaging of the retina’s network of veins and arteries can accurately predict the risk of cardiovascular disease and death, without measuring blood pressure or needing blood tests. The findings are published in the British Journal of Ophthalmology.   The findings highlight the potential for a highly... Read more

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#ESCCongress: AI Algorithm for Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease

2022 29 Aug

Late-breaking research presented at the ESC Congress shows that an artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm accurately estimates the risk of heart disease caused by cumulative exposure to cholesterol and blood pressure levels and the benefits of lowering both, thus providing the information needed to make individual treatment decisions.  Atherosclerotic... Read more

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#ESCCongress: Mortality Benefits With High-Dose Influenza Vaccines

2022 27 Aug

Findings from the DANFLU-1 trial presented at the ESC Congress in Barcelona show that high-dose influenza vaccination in older adults reduces the risk of death by 49% and the incidence of hospitalisation for influenza or pneumonia by 64% compared with standard-dose vaccination.  Several studies have previously investigated the association between... Read more

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Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes Increase Risk of Dementia

2022 21 Jun

Cardiometabolic diseases, including type 2 diabetes, ischaemic heart disease, heart failure or atrial fibrillation and stroke, are some of the primary risk factors for dementia. A new study published in the journal Alzheimer's & Dementia   shows that people with at least two of the diseases - type 2 diabetes, heart disease or stroke - have double the... Read more

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World Heart Summit 2022

2022 21 May

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ACNAP – EuroHeartCare Congress 2022

2022 22 May

Madrid & Online Find European Society of Cardiology on Social Media    Read more