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Daily Mail
Giving patients statins before ANY operation could halve death riskwas presented at the European Society of Cardiology Congress in London. Share
Giving patients statins before ANY operation could halve death risk
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
was presented at the European Society of Cardiology Congress in London. Share this article Dr Philip Devereux, from McMaster University in Canada, said: ‘Among the 200 million adults worldwide who undergo non-cardiac surgery annually, more... Read more
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News.com.au
Statins could cut risk of death after opsdifferent countries, was presented at the European Society of Cardiology confer
Statins could cut risk of death after ops
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
different countries, was presented at the European Society of Cardiology conference in London. Dr Philip Devereux, from McMaster University in Canada, said: "Among the 200 million adults worldwide who undergo non-cardiac surgery annually, more... Read more
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Times of Malta
Statins 'could cut risk of dying after surgery'eight different countries, was presented at the European Society of Cardiology
Statins 'could cut risk of dying after surgery'
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
eight different countries, was presented at the European Society of Cardiology conference in London. Philip Devereux, from McMaster University in Canada, said: “Among the 200 million adults worldwide who undergo non-cardiac surgery annually, more... Read more
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Weekly Times
Statins could cut risk of death after opsdifferent countries, was presented at the European Society of Cardiology confer
Statins could cut risk of death after ops
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
different countries, was presented at the European Society of Cardiology conference in London. Dr Philip Devereux, from McMaster University in Canada, said: "Among the 200 million adults worldwide who undergo non-cardiac surgery annually, more... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Preoperative statins linked to reductions in cardiac complications, mortality after noncardiac surgeryfrom the VISION Study presented for the first time today at ESC Congress by Dr
Preoperative statins linked to reductions in cardiac complications, mortality after noncardiac surgery
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
from the VISION Study presented for the first time today at ESC Congress by Dr Otavio Berwanger, director of the Research Institute HCor, Hospital do Coração (Heart Hospital) in São Paulo, Brazil. The findings suggest that statins have the... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Statins 'could cut risk of dying after surgery'different countries, was presented at the European Society of Cardiology confer
Statins 'could cut risk of dying after surgery'
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
different countries, was presented at the European Society of Cardiology conference in London. Dr Philip Devereux, from McMaster University in Canada, said: "Among the 200 million adults worldwide who undergo non-cardiac surgery annually, more... Read more
26 related stories
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Wandsworth Guardian
Statins 'could cut risk of dying after surgery'different countries, was presented at the European Society of Cardiology confer
Statins 'could cut risk of dying after surgery'
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
different countries, was presented at the European Society of Cardiology conference in London. Dr Philip Devereux, from McMaster University in Canada, said: "Among the 200 million adults worldwide who undergo non-cardiac surgery annually, more... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Statins 'could cut risk of dying after surgery'different countries, was presented at the European Society of Cardiology confer
Statins 'could cut risk of dying after surgery'
Croydon Guardian / Posted yesterday
different countries, was presented at the European Society of Cardiology conference in London. Dr Philip Devereux, from McMaster University in Canada, said: "Among the 200 million adults worldwide who undergo non-cardiac surgery annually, more... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Statins 'could cut risk of dying after surgery'different countries, was presented at the European Society of Cardiology confer
Statins 'could cut risk of dying after surgery'
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
different countries, was presented at the European Society of Cardiology conference in London. Dr Philip Devereux, from McMaster University in Canada, said: "Among the 200 million adults worldwide who undergo non-cardiac surgery annually, more... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Statins 'could cut risk of dying after surgery'different countries, was presented at the European Society of Cardiology confer
Statins 'could cut risk of dying after surgery'
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
different countries, was presented at the European Society of Cardiology conference in London. Dr Philip Devereux, from McMaster University in Canada, said: "Among the 200 million adults worldwide who undergo non-cardiac surgery annually, more... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Benznidazole has significant antiparasitic activity, but does not reduce progression of Chagas cardiomyopathytreat CD going forward," noted the study's co-principal investigator Carlos Mor
Benznidazole has significant antiparasitic activity, but does not reduce progression of Chagas cardiomyopathy
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
treat CD going forward," noted the study's co-principal investigator Carlos Morillo MD, from The Population Health Research Institute at Hamilton Health Sciences, McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. "We confirmed that benznidazole has... Read more
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Lifehacker
Top 10 Stubborn Exercise Myths That Just Won't Diea healthy exercise regimen doesn’t mean spending hours at the gym every single
Top 10 Stubborn Exercise Myths That Just Won't Die
Lifehacker / Posted 9 days ago
a healthy exercise regimen doesn’t mean spending hours at the gym every single day. One study, conducted by researchers at McMaster University in Ontario, Canada and published in the March 2012 edition of the Journal of Physiology (PubMed link)... Read more
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Business Wire
Wells Fargo Securities Research and Economics Group Adds Three Senior Hirescategory of Institutional Investor’s fixed income research survey. He earned a
Wells Fargo Securities Research and Economics Group Adds Three Senior Hires
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
category of Institutional Investor’s fixed income research survey. He earned a master’s degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University, and is a Chartered Financial Analyst. Working... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Why employers are caring for the caregiversare aged 45 to 64, a group that also comprises the most experienced workers, sa
Why employers are caring for the caregivers
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
are aged 45 to 64, a group that also comprises the most experienced workers, says Allison Williams, a professor at McMaster University in Hamilton and research chair for the Canadian Institute of Health Research. Since more than half of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Greater health risks linked to trans fats, not saturated fatsno more than one per cent of daily calories. For the new review, researchers a
Greater health risks linked to trans fats, not saturated fats
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 days ago
no more than one per cent of daily calories. For the new review, researchers at several Canadian institutions, including McMaster University in Hamilton, included data from 41 studies of the association between saturated fat intake and health... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Research: The truth about trans fatsno more than one percent of daily calories. For the new review, researchers at
Research: The truth about trans fats
Eye Witness News / Posted 20 days ago
no more than one percent of daily calories. For the new review, researchers at several Canadian institutions including McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, included data from 41 studies of the association between saturated fat intake and... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Saturated fats in butter may be healthier than trans fats in margarineno more than one percent of daily calories. For the new review, researchers at
Saturated fats in butter may be healthier than trans fats in margarine
Calgary Sun / Posted 21 days ago
no more than one percent of daily calories. For the new review, researchers at several Canadian institutions including McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, included data from 41 studies of the association between saturated fat intake and... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Trans fats, but not saturated fats, linked to risk of deathno more than one percent of daily calories. For the new review, researchers at
Trans fats, but not saturated fats, linked to risk of death
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 21 days ago
no more than one percent of daily calories. For the new review, researchers at several Canadian institutions including McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, included data from 41 studies of the association between saturated fat intake and... Read more
68 related stories
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Channel NewsAsia
Trans fats, but not saturated fats, linked to risk of deathno more than one percent of daily calories. For the new review, researchers at
Trans fats, but not saturated fats, linked to risk of death
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
no more than one percent of daily calories. For the new review, researchers at several Canadian institutions including McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, included data from 41 studies of the association between saturated fat intake and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
What Happened When One Company Set A Minimum Wage Of $70,000April, they quoted Rush Limbaugh calling it “pure, unadulterated socialism,” an
What Happened When One Company Set A Minimum Wage Of $70,000
Zero Hedge / Posted 22 days ago
April, they quoted Rush Limbaugh calling it “pure, unadulterated socialism,” and an economist from the American Enterprise Institute saying “A lot of people have the sense that this may work for this one firm, but it is nothing we should take... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Rising diabetes, obesity rates putting ethnic groups' health at riskthe most striking difference was among the prevalence of diabetes," said lead r
Rising diabetes, obesity rates putting ethnic groups' health at risk
Calgary Sun / Posted 23 days ago
the most striking difference was among the prevalence of diabetes," said lead researcher Dr. Maria Chiu, a scientist at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES) in Toronto. "It was most stark among South Asian men. The prevalence of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Some minorities more likely to see heart health deteriorateto chronic health problems, these findings should be sounding an alarm, said Dr
Some minorities more likely to see heart health deteriorate
The Globe and Mail / Posted 23 days ago
to chronic health problems, these findings should be sounding an alarm, said Dr. Maria Chiu, scientist at Toronto’s Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences and lead author of the study. The obesity trends “paint a really scary picture”... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury Accent: New cubs on the blockwill not likely induce significant changes in problem bear activity." Mike Com
Sudbury Accent: New cubs on the block
The Sudbury Star / Posted 25 days ago
will not likely induce significant changes in problem bear activity." Mike Commito, a policy analyst at Northern Policy Institute who focussed on bear management for his PhD in history at McMaster, isn't surprised by that conclusion. He says an... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Searching for a ‘superhabitable’ planet in Alpha Centauriconfigurations. In 2008 a team of researchers from the Universities of Califor
Searching for a ‘superhabitable’ planet in Alpha Centauri
ExtremeTech / Posted 26 days ago
configurations. In 2008 a team of researchers from the Universities of California, San Francisco State and the SETI Institute published a study in The Astrophysical Journal showing their computer simulations of planets formation around Alpha... Read more
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The Columbian
Inventor says he'll eliminate chronic pain with a simple deviceHe has to finish it soon. It's now 1:55 p.m. Fischell slams the Jaguar into a
Inventor says he'll eliminate chronic pain with a simple device
The Columbian / Posted a month ago
He has to finish it soon. It's now 1:55 p.m. Fischell slams the Jaguar into a parking space. He hustles into the Fischell Institute for Biomedical Devices, arriving at a conference room. Fischell looks around. It's empty. He's early. The first... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Bisons graduate to next levelBisons players heading to university football teams are: Kyle Maertens and Levi
Bisons graduate to next level
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 1 months ago
Bisons players heading to university football teams are: Kyle Maertens and Levi Jamieson, both from Assumption College, McMaster University; Jiere Dillon, of Brantford Collegiate Institute, Wilfrid Laurier University; Lorenzo Alfano, of... Read more

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