Among men initiating abiraterone acetate for advanced prostate cancer, the mortality risk may be higher for those with versus without pre-existing cardiovascular disease, suggests a real-world study presented at the AACR Annual Meeting 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
A 1-year exercise intervention combining high-intensity interval training with resistance training may improve measures of cardiovascular risk among people with type 2 diabetes, suggests a secondary analysis of the D2FIT trial.
A study of Chinese patients with systemic sclerosis has identified predictive markers for accompanying pulmonary arterial hypertension similar to those that have been identified in other ethnic groups.
The frequency of the metabolic syndrome in patients with bipolar disorder warrants systematic screening, say researchers, particularly among men, older patients and those receiving atypical antipsychotic treatment.
Autoantibodies to endothelin receptor type A and angiotensin receptor type-1 predict the development of, and mortality from, systemic sclerosis-associated pulmonary arterial hypertension, research suggests.