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Obese patients tend to require additional ICU services after heart surgery

Obese patients tend to require additional ICU services after heart surgery

LivaNova's latest VNS Therapy earns CE Mark for expanded MRI labeling

LivaNova's latest VNS Therapy earns CE Mark for expanded MRI labeling

Large clinical study reveals the performance of Natera's Panorama® non-invasive prenatal test

Large clinical study reveals the performance of Natera's Panorama® non-invasive prenatal test

DNA links deadly germs, tainted heart surgery devices to German factory

DNA links deadly germs, tainted heart surgery devices to German factory

Scientists develop first app and method to predict heart events after liver transplant

Scientists develop first app and method to predict heart events after liver transplant

Double-booked: When surgeons operate on two patients at once

Double-booked: When surgeons operate on two patients at once

Around-the-clock physician care helps improve cardiac ICU outcomes

Around-the-clock physician care helps improve cardiac ICU outcomes

JHH Nutrition Score can help quickly identify heart surgery patients at risk for malnutrition

JHH Nutrition Score can help quickly identify heart surgery patients at risk for malnutrition

Study: Patients operated by higher volume mitral surgeons experience lower mortality and reoperations

Study: Patients operated by higher volume mitral surgeons experience lower mortality and reoperations

IU researchers discover new therapy with potential to reverse damage from acute kidney injury

IU researchers discover new therapy with potential to reverse damage from acute kidney injury

AATS consensus statement offers guidance on surgical ablation for treatment of atrial fibrillation

AATS consensus statement offers guidance on surgical ablation for treatment of atrial fibrillation

Conscious sedation is viable option to general anesthesia for TAVR, UCLA study finds

Conscious sedation is viable option to general anesthesia for TAVR, UCLA study finds

ICNC 2017 to unveil future applications of nuclear cardiology and cardiac CT imaging

ICNC 2017 to unveil future applications of nuclear cardiology and cardiac CT imaging

VUMC reaches major milestone by completing 1,000 heart transplantations

VUMC reaches major milestone by completing 1,000 heart transplantations

The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano achieves major milestone with 1,000th robotic surgery

The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano achieves major milestone with 1,000th robotic surgery

World's leading heart failure congress sets new record for abstract submissions

World's leading heart failure congress sets new record for abstract submissions

New recommendations aim to guide doctors and patients about testing, treatment options

New recommendations aim to guide doctors and patients about testing, treatment options

Closing left atrial appendage linked to reduction in stroke risk for AFib patients

Closing left atrial appendage linked to reduction in stroke risk for AFib patients

Blood test can identify patients with heart injury after non-cardiac surgery

Blood test can identify patients with heart injury after non-cardiac surgery

Continuation of statins may improve survival following heart surgery, research shows

Continuation of statins may improve survival following heart surgery, research shows