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Cardiology Management

Charing Cross Symposium 2017

2016 30 Dec

The Charing Cross Symposium (CX), first took place in 1978 at Charing Cross Hospital, Hammersmith, London and has by now become the longest running vascular and endovascular symposium in Europe and one of the largest in the world.London (UK) has been the host city of CX ever since. Until 1998, the symposium was held at Charing Cross Hospital, and between... Read more

Executive Health Management

GEST U.S. Global Embolization Symposium & Technologies

2016 30 Mar

Global Embolization | Symposium & TechnologiesStatistics show that embolization treatment options continue to grow worldwide. Indications include peripheral vascular disease, aortic disease, uterine fibroids, trauma, gastrointestinal hemorrhage, vascular malformations, liver cancer and a host of other medical conditions. In response, physicians in a... Read more

Cardiology Management

Elderly have Highest Rate of Statin Use

2015 24 Aug

According to new research published by JAMA Internal Medicine, the use of statins for primary prevention in patients without vascular disease between 1999 and 2012 significantly increased among the elderly despite the fact that there is no evidence to recommend the use of these drugs in this particular patient segment. The study was conducted by Michael... Read more