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Cardiology is the branch of internal medicine dealing with disorders of the heart and blood vessels. The field is commonly divided in the branches of congenital heart defects, coronary artery disease, heart failure, valvular heart disease and electrophysiology.
Heart attacks can be triggered by physical exertion and emotional stress

Heart attacks can be triggered by physical exertion and emotional stress

New form of technology to treat cardiac arrhythmias

New form of technology to treat cardiac arrhythmias

Treatment of cardiac lesions without anaesthesic

Treatment of cardiac lesions without anaesthesic

Physical exertion and emotional stress can trigger heart attacks in people with a history of heart disease

Physical exertion and emotional stress can trigger heart attacks in people with a history of heart disease

Calls to regionalize the care of patients with heart attacks are premature

Calls to regionalize the care of patients with heart attacks are premature

Ongoing specialist care can improve heart attack survival

Ongoing specialist care can improve heart attack survival

Cetrorelix progresses to full development for the treatment of Endometriosis in women

Cetrorelix progresses to full development for the treatment of Endometriosis in women

Heart valve transplant through leg quicker and benefits high risk cases

Heart valve transplant through leg quicker and benefits high risk cases

Research, advocacy and education must "close the gaps" in cardiovascular health disparities

Research, advocacy and education must "close the gaps" in cardiovascular health disparities

Only one-third of cardiologists believe racial and ethnic disparities in care occur often in the United States

Only one-third of cardiologists believe racial and ethnic disparities in care occur often in the United States

Blacks less likely to get expensive, newer heart treatments

Blacks less likely to get expensive, newer heart treatments

Emergency clopidogrel could save thousands of lives worldwide

Emergency clopidogrel could save thousands of lives worldwide

Efforts to improve the quality of post-heart attack care working better for men than for women

Efforts to improve the quality of post-heart attack care working better for men than for women

Blood clotting combo saves heart patients lives

Blood clotting combo saves heart patients lives

HIV is not an independent risk factor for severe heart disease

HIV is not an independent risk factor for severe heart disease

Pet scanning could cut use of angiograms and bypass surgery, as well as patient costs

Pet scanning could cut use of angiograms and bypass surgery, as well as patient costs

Lipitor patients who reduced 'bad' cholesterol show decrease in heart attack and stroke

Lipitor patients who reduced 'bad' cholesterol show decrease in heart attack and stroke

Study finds potential link to help find blocked heart arteries

Study finds potential link to help find blocked heart arteries

Blood pressure treatment could cut risk of strokes and heart attacks

Blood pressure treatment could cut risk of strokes and heart attacks

Beta-blockers can benefit patients with certain serious heart problems such as diastolic heart failure

Beta-blockers can benefit patients with certain serious heart problems such as diastolic heart failure