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New Study Finds Sub-Optimal Screening for Diabetes Among Young People, Especially Men

New research published in The Lancet Regional Health Americas found that adherence to diabetes screening guidelines is sub-optimal, especially among young males. Despite lower rates of adherence to screening, males have higher rates of prediabetes and diabetes compared to females. This paper is the first publications from them Real-world Evidence on the Association Between Diabetes […]

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Global Vision ⟷ Local Action: The 2021 CVC Annual Report

We are pleased to share the 2021 CVC annual report! This year’s theme, Global Vision ⟷ Local Action, highlights a variety of the CVC’s activities that have started at a global or national scale and have subsequently translated into local initiatives. The theme also reflects our organization’s aim to bring people from different places together in the […]

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SODIUM-HF Presented at ACC Late-Breaking Clinical Trials Session and Simultaneously Published in The Lancet

The SODIUM-HF trial was presented during the Late-Breaking Clinical Trial session at the American College of Cardiology in Washington, DC on April 02, 2022, and a simultaneously published in The Lancet Journal. The SODIUM-HF study examined the effects of a low-salt diet compared to usual dietary recommendations for people with heart failure. The trial took place […]

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New Trends in Fibrinolysis Symposium at ESC Congress 2021

The New Trends in Fibrinolysis symposium, sponsored by Boehinger Ingelheim, took place virtually on August 28th as part of the 2021 ESC Congress. Chaired by CVC Founding Director Dr. Paul Armstrong, the session sought to: Recognize the challenges in STEMI care, particularly in reducing ischaemic time and establishing STEMI networks. Apply given strategies to overcome […]

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Bridging the Gap: The 2020 CVC Annual Report

“We build too many walls and not enough bridges.” -Isaac Newton While the pandemic walled us in physically, the CVC continued to build virtual bridges to improve our understanding of cardiovascular disease. Accordingly, the theme of our 2020 CVC annual report is ‘Bridging the Gap‘ and it collates some of the key advances engineered in part […]

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Be The Cure Research Story: Deborah McLeod’s Experience as a Participant in the VICTORIA trial

A new research story on BeTheCure.ca highlights Deborah McLeod’s experience as a participant in the VICTORIA trial, and the important discoveries that have been made about vericiguat and its impact on patients with heart failure. To learn more about Deborah’s story and the vital role patient participation has in clinical research, view the blog post here: bethecure.ca/stories/deborah/

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