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Heard at the Roundtable

  • "If you look at the curve of the decrease in mortality from heart disease for the past 50 years in this country, there is a steady downtrend. But when we break up the data … it indicated that women did not benefit until the last decade."
    Ezra A. Amsterdam, MD

  • "Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is increasingly recognized as a significant public health problem. Recent research has shown that it is related to a number of common medical illnesses such as hypertension, cardiovascular disease, and diabetes."

    Stuart F. Quan

  • “…this is an exciting new frontier for hypertension research and management. Masked hypertension is not just not a curiosity.”
    ~ Robert Phillips, MD

  • “Patients with MetS and high triglycerides are the most likely to develop diabetes in the relatively near future. All patients with MetS, especially those with high triglycerides, need to be treated aggressively with TLCs and adjunctive drug therapies of proven benefit.”
    ~ Charles Hennekens

  • “Atrial fibrillation always looks essentially the same on the ECG, but it’s certainly not one disorder.”
    ~ James Reiffel, MD