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Low-to-Moderate Caffeine Intake Not Tied to Maternal Health Risk

Limited caffeine intake, within recommended amounts, during the second trimester associated with lower risk for gestational diabetes

AI-Based Analysis of ECG May Help Assess A-Fib Risk

Predictive utility comparable for CHARGE AF clinical risk score, artificial intelligence-enabled analysis of 12-lead electrocardiogram

Pandemic Had Greater Effect on Work-Life Balance for Female Physicians

A sizable gender gap evident for risk of depression and anxiety

Performance of ESC 0/1-, 0/2-, 0/3-Hour Algorithms for AMI Compared

European Society of Cardiology 0/1-, 0/2-hour algorithms have higher sensitivities and negative predictive values than 0/3-hour algorithm

Cre8 EVO Stents Noninferior for PCI in Diabetes Patients With CAD

Cre8 EVO stents noninferior to Resolute Onyx stents for target-lesion failure composite outcome at one year

Incidence of Atrial Fibrillation Up After Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Breast cancer stage strongly linked to development of AF; new-onset AF after breast cancer diagnosis linked to increased cardiovascular mortality

Biden Plan Will Spend $1.5 Billion to Boost Health Worker Supply

The pandemic has exacerbated health care disparities for minorities and underserved communities

AHA: High Sodium, Low Potassium Intake Linked to Higher CV Risk

Higher sodium excretion, lower potassium excretion, higher sodium-to-potassium ratio linked to higher cardiovascular risk

Sacubitril-Valsartan Does Not Cut Risk for Death, Heart Failure After MI

Sacubitril-valsartan not linked to reduced incidence of death from cardiovascular causes or incident heart failure versus ramipril