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June 2018  Br J Cardiol 2018;25:73–6

Prescribing glucose-lowering drugs for patients with cardiac disease

Introduction Around 10 years ago the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and European Medicines Agency (EMA) issued guidance to drug manufacturers requiring that they produce evidence to demonstrate t

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June 2018  Br J Cardiol 2018;25:77–80

‘Normal’ blood pressure: too good to be true? Case series on postural syncope and the ‘white-coat’ effect

Introduction Essential or primary hypertension (HTN), defined as an office blood pressure (BP) ≥140/90 mmHg with no identifiable cause, is a well-documented risk factor for cardiovascular disease, a

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May 2018  Br J Cardiol 2018;25:63–8

3D echocardiography: benefits and steps to wider implementation

Chamber dimensions and function: superior endocardial visualisation and freedom from geometric modelling Left ventricular volume and function The majority of echocardiographic studies are performed to

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April 2018  Br J Cardiol 2018;25:69–72

The effect of EECP on functional exercise capacity and symptom burden in refractory angina

Introduction Angina pectoris is the most common symptomatic manifestation of ischaemic heart disease (IHD), and is usually caused by an imbalance between myocardial oxygen supply and demand. Standard

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April 2018  Br J Cardiol 2018;25:54–7

A study in the diagnosis and management of syncope: a retrospective review

Introduction The aim of this study was to introduce a syncope pathway to the Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust (IHT), a busy district general hospital (DGH) and to emphasise the need for a syncope unit. We a

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