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FDA warns against acid-reflux treatment Enteryx

FDA warns against acid-reflux treatment Enteryx

Electron-beam computed tomography - a more accurate replacement for coronary catheterizations

Electron-beam computed tomography - a more accurate replacement for coronary catheterizations

C-reactive protein in atherosclerotic lesions: its origin and pathophysiological significance

C-reactive protein in atherosclerotic lesions: its origin and pathophysiological significance

Electron-beam computed tomography best for evaluating adults with congenital defects in the heart arteries

Electron-beam computed tomography best for evaluating adults with congenital defects in the heart arteries

Scientists have identified the first genetic mutations that cause the aorta to widen, tear and rupture

Scientists have identified the first genetic mutations that cause the aorta to widen, tear and rupture

Study shows mutation in NOTCH1 gene causes aortic valve disease

Study shows mutation in NOTCH1 gene causes aortic valve disease

White blood cell called a neutrophil appears to be crucial to abdominal aortic aneurysm formation

White blood cell called a neutrophil appears to be crucial to abdominal aortic aneurysm formation

Aortic disease difficult to diagnose

Aortic disease difficult to diagnose

Direct link between inefficient metabolism and atherosclerosis

Direct link between inefficient metabolism and atherosclerosis

Routinely reformatting computed tomography (CT) scans to view organs from several different directions may help radiologists improve diagnosis

Routinely reformatting computed tomography (CT) scans to view organs from several different directions may help radiologists improve diagnosis

Cocaine use increases the risk of coronary aneurysms

Cocaine use increases the risk of coronary aneurysms

Australian-designed heart pump gives new hope to heart patients

Australian-designed heart pump gives new hope to heart patients

Risk scores identify young people with hardened arteries

Risk scores identify young people with hardened arteries

Risk scores may identify young individuals with atherosclerosis

Risk scores may identify young individuals with atherosclerosis

Simvastatin linked to protection against endothelial dysfunction in diabetic rats

Simvastatin linked to protection against endothelial dysfunction in diabetic rats

Treatment of cardiac lesions without anaesthesic

Treatment of cardiac lesions without anaesthesic

Seniors with giant cell arteritis are twice as likely to have a heart attack or stroke

Seniors with giant cell arteritis are twice as likely to have a heart attack or stroke

Clinical trial of newest technology to treat thoracic aortic aneurysms

Clinical trial of newest technology to treat thoracic aortic aneurysms

Physical traits, genetic test help with early diagnosis of aneurysm syndrome

Physical traits, genetic test help with early diagnosis of aneurysm syndrome

Smoking and coffee combined have a greater harmful effect on arteries and blood flow

Smoking and coffee combined have a greater harmful effect on arteries and blood flow