• Air pollution tied to hypertension in children and adolescents
    By Ahmed El-Medany A meta-analysis by Huang et al has suggests exposure to short- and long-term air pollution in childhood and adolescence increases the likelihood of hypertension later in life.14 studies (351,766 participants)…
  • STEMI after TAVR associated with poorer outcomes.
    By Ahmed El-Medany Longer door-to-balloon times and higher percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) failure rate were observed in a multicentre study by Faroux et al. 118 patients presenting with STEMI following transcutaneous aortic valve…