Cholesterol
Cholesterol
07/29/2022
In this commentary, Michael J. Bloch, MD writes about controversies in the effect of dietary cholesterol and egg consumption on cardiovascular events and mortality.
07/29/2022
Commentary
Michael J. Bloch, MD
Commentary
07/29/2022
In this commentary, Michael J. Bloch, MD, writes about the risks and benefits of treating patients with mild to moderate hypertension during pregnancy and whether targeting blood pressure of less than...
07/29/2022
Commentary
Commentary
07/09/2022
In this article, Michael J. Bloch, MD, writes about studies over the past 30 years that prove lower achieved blood pressure, including modest reductions in blood pressure, translates to lower cardiovascular...
07/09/2022
Air Pollution
Air Pollution
06/12/2022
In this commentary, Michael Bloch, MD, writes about the cardiovascular risk of exposure to ambient air pollution and how clinicians can play a role in mitigating exposure to reduce blood pressure and...
06/12/2022
prevention
prevention
06/10/2022
Rolando L. deGoma, MD, writes about how coronary calcium scores can impact patient care, especially when it comes to preventing heart disease and CVD events.
06/10/2022
Pain Medicine
Pain Medicine
04/11/2022
In this commentary, Michael J Bloch, MD, writes about the use of acetaminophen for pain control in patients with hypertension and patients with an increased risk of cardiovascular events, including results...
04/11/2022
Treatment
Treatment
09/24/2021
In this Editorial, Editorial Board Member Michael J. Bloch, MD, reflects on a 1985 article from Consultant’s archives about how to properly use the laboratory to monitor drug therapy among patients with...
09/24/2021
Cardiology
Cardiology
09/16/2021
In this commentary, Michael Bloch, MD, writes about the cardiovascular manifestations of Fabry disease in men and women, the diagnosis of patients presenting with unexplained cardiovascular disease, and...
09/16/2021
Blood Pressure
Blood Pressure
08/03/2021
In this commentary, Michael J. Bloch, MD, writes about using nonpharmacological therapies, including endovascular renal denervation, to improve blood pressure control.
08/03/2021
Cardiometabolic risk
Cardiometabolic risk
05/14/2021
In this commentary, Michael Bloch, MD, writes about using time in therapeutic range (TTR) to determine dose, dietary recommendations, and a possible need to change anticoagulants for patients on warfarin. ...
05/14/2021