• Top cardiology stories: Statins not effective in older patients without diabetes, assisted reproduction increases arterial hypertension risk

    9 days ago - By Healio

    The top story in cardiology this week was a study that found that statin use did not reduce risk for CVD or all-cause mortality in older patients without diabetes.
    Other top stories included studies that found that adolescents and young adults conceived through assisted reproductive technologies had a higher risk for arterial hypertension and firefighters with coronary heart disease and increased heart mass had a higher risk for cardiac death.
    Meeting news from the European Society of Cardiology rounded out the top cardiology stories, including presentations on how BP and cholesterol
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