Sandra V. Chaparro, M.D., specializes in cardiovascular disease, heart failure and transplantation cardiology and serves as Director of Advanced Heart Failure at Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute. She conducts clinical research to improve the care and outcomes of patients with cardiovascular disease. Dr. Chaparro has extensive teaching experience, instructing and mentoring medical students, residents and fellows. She is widely published in peer-reviewed medical journals and is an invited presenter at educational and scientific symposiums. She also serves as an Editorial Reviewer for numerous medical publications.
Most of the patients were white, and the study does not provide a direct link between exercise and heart failure prevention. Nevertheless, it is a powerful databank that highlights an important tool to decrease the risk of developing heart failure.5 September 2022