Category: Heart disease

5/11/2017

Dial-a-headline on NSAIDs & cardiac disease gives us a heart attack

1 3/20/2017

No surprise: Repatha reality is messier than initial reports suggested

3 4/5/2016

Whiplash warning! Readers brace for possible neck injury as competing claims on statins hit the headlines

7 3/21/2016

With clout growing, hospitals avoid negative coverage of huge fines, safety violations

4 3/16/2016

Coverage of Amarin off-label promotion agreement should have acknowledged deadly history of such marketing

7 1/14/2016

Journalists need to scrutinize the USPSTF’s draft recommendations on statins … and so do patients

8 11/25/2015

Informed patients need one thing not provided in SPRINT trial news: what were the absolute benefit/harm numbers?

2 11/9/2015

Do published SPRINT study results live up to premature NIH news release hype?

7 9/11/2015

NIH, news media, need to slow down on the SPRINT hype

9 6/24/2015

MD gets direct mail about screening – says she “can’t stand this anymore” a la Howard Beale