Vascular Disease

Stephen Kopecky, MD, on CV Biomarkers, Anticoagulation Management in AFib, and More

 

 

Dr Stephen Kopecky from Mayo Clinic talks about his 3 sessions at the ASPC's 2018 Congress: cardiovascular disease biomarkers, lipid testing, managing atrial fibrillation with anticoagulation therapy, and the effect of testosterone therapy on cardiovascular events.

 

Stephen L. Kopecky, MD, is a professor of medicine and consultant in cardiovascular diseases and internal medicine at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

 

 

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Kloner RA, Carson C, Dobs A, Kopecky S, Mohler ER. Testosterone and cardiovascular disease. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016;67(5):545-557. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2015.12.005.

 

Gupta BP, Murad MH, Clifton MM, Prokop L, Nehra A, Kopecky SL. The effect of lifestyle modification and cardiovascular risk factor reduction on erectile dysfunction: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Arch Intern Med. 2011;171(20):1797-1803. doi:10.1001/archinternmed.2011.440.

 

 

 

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