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    This ongoing Series of articles highlights the importance of a more diverse, equitable and inclusive cardiovascular workforce in improving the quality of patient care and scientific research.

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    This ongoing Series of articles from Nature Reviews Cardiology covers all aspects of cardiometabolism, including the role of metabolism in cardiovascular physiology, metabolic remodelling in cardiovascular and cardiometabolic diseases, and novel and potential preventative and therapeutic strategies targeting metabolic pathways.


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    • Jennifer Harman
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  • In the ORBITA-2 trial, percutaneous coronary intervention was associated with a lower angina symptom score compared with a placebo procedure in patients with stable angina who were receiving minimal or no antianginal medication.

    • Gregory B. Lim
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  • Treatment with the glucagon-like peptide 1 receptor agonist semaglutide, administered subcutaneously at a dose of 2.4 mg once per week, reduces the risk of major cardiovascular events by 20% compared with placebo in patients who are overweight or obese and with pre-existing cardiovascular disease but without diabetes mellitus, according to findings from the SELECT trial.

    • Irene Fernández-Ruiz
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Anticoagulant drugs are used to prevent and treat thrombotic disorders in millions of patients worldwide. This Milestone plots the history of anticoagulant drugs, starting with the discovery and clinical trials of heparin and warfarin.


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