Categories: cardiovascular disease

6/26/2017

Data-free announcement oversells “novel” heart monitoring device

3/16/2017

Mayo touts new blood test to improve cardiovascular risk prediction; doesn’t acknowledge that we’ve been down this road before

3 3/3/2017

Clot busters via mobile stroke units: AHA release is fuzzy on key details

3/1/2017

Wrist or groin? Kudos to release on angioplasty routes for paying close attention to costs

2/14/2017

On Amgen’s heels, Bayer follows with data-free release touting ‘overwhelming’ benefit

2/7/2017

Take our word for it? Amgen declines to provide study results after sending glowing PR release on Repatha

12/9/2016

Newer, more expensive blood thinner touted as “superior” based on thin evidence

12/8/2016

News release takes on conventional wisdom; suggests diet high in saturated fats is ‘good for you.’ But the evidence doesn’t support the claim.

10/28/2016

Industry ties and quantification missing in Cleveland Clinic release on heart benefits of whole grain diet

10/25/2016

Where’s the nut? Release on cocoa flavanols for cardiovascular health skips quantification