VIDEO: Peter Block, MD, on the Vitamin D and Omega-3 Trial (VITAL)

DocWire News recently caught up with distinguished interventional cardiologist Peter Block, MD, at the American Heart Association 2018 Scientific Sessions in Chicago, who in this interview discusses the results and implications of the Vitamin D and Omega-3 Trial (VITAL). This new study, looking at the impact of vitamin D and omega-3 fatty acid supplementation on the reduction of major cardiovascular disease (CVD) events in over 25,000 adults, led off the late-breaking clinical trials sessions at this year’s meeting.  Read the full DocWire News coverage of the VITAL trial here.

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Eric Raible is editor of the Cardiology section of DocWire News and has more than a decade’s worth of experience in covering and publishing in the cardiology space. Eric has previously served as a founding editor of CardioSource WorldNews, and is a former staff writer and editor of Cardiology Today.