Treatment

PERT: A New Model of Care

When Mark went to the hospital, he had never heard of a pulmonary embolism (PE). But at 49 years old,…

A DOAC Deep Dive: Dabigatran

For the past several decades, warfarin has been the go-to anticoagulant drug for doctors, but now new treatments have emerged…

Research Report: One Brave Idea

Heart disease kills over 600,000 people in the United States every year, accounting for 1 in every 4 deaths. It…

The Power of Statins

Statins are a class of drug that is traditionally used to treat high cholesterol. They work by blocking an enzyme…

Ask The Expert – What are DOACs?

“What are direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) and how are they managed differently from Warfarin? I’m concerned that they may not…