Categories: cardiovascular disease

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

9/9/2016

Release on central sleep apnea treatment commendable on quantifying data, disclosures

8/9/2016

Release on bile acids as a heart treatment wrongly equates success in mice with human outcomes

7/13/2016

Preliminary study gets over-optimistic framing in release on immunotherapy for rheumatoid arthritis patients

6/28/2016

Release on societal benefits of heart failure medication skirts cost controversy

6/27/2016

‘May be’ — or maybe not. News release doesn’t quantify benefits of device for blood clot prevention

6/3/2016

PR release on CD34+ stem cell treatment for angina raises multiple red flags