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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.
Using 3D-printed models to improve cardiovascular care

Using 3D-printed models to improve cardiovascular care

Differential impact of appropriate use criteria on the link between age and abnormal SPECT MPI

Differential impact of appropriate use criteria on the link between age and abnormal SPECT MPI

Arsenic in drinking water may lead to thickening of the heart's main pumping chamber

Arsenic in drinking water may lead to thickening of the heart's main pumping chamber

Drinking water contaminated with arsenic may lead to changes in heart structure

Drinking water contaminated with arsenic may lead to changes in heart structure

Web-based intervention opens way to improve well-being of heart-failure patients

Web-based intervention opens way to improve well-being of heart-failure patients

Many patients and the public have low awareness of heart failure

Many patients and the public have low awareness of heart failure

Study shows significant mortality benefit with CABG over percutaneous coronary intervention

Study shows significant mortality benefit with CABG over percutaneous coronary intervention

Mount Sinai study provides fresh insights into cellular pathways that cause cancer

Mount Sinai study provides fresh insights into cellular pathways that cause cancer

Study finds promising new treatment for infants with Noonan Syndrome

Study finds promising new treatment for infants with Noonan Syndrome

Study examines if caffeine could prevent harmful effects of PGE1 treatment on breathing

Study examines if caffeine could prevent harmful effects of PGE1 treatment on breathing

Increasing body temperature of vulnerable neonates to greater than 36 degrees

Increasing body temperature of vulnerable neonates to greater than 36 degrees

Will ties to a Catholic hospital system tie doctors’ hands?

Will ties to a Catholic hospital system tie doctors’ hands?

Intensive blood pressure treatment benefits people with type 2 diabetes regardless of cardiovascular risk

Intensive blood pressure treatment benefits people with type 2 diabetes regardless of cardiovascular risk

USC Norris study focuses on reducing financial barriers to clinical trial enrollment

USC Norris study focuses on reducing financial barriers to clinical trial enrollment

Work stress and poor sleep associated with heart disease

Work stress and poor sleep associated with heart disease

Study finds significant delays in reporting human cases of West Nile virus

Study finds significant delays in reporting human cases of West Nile virus

Using blood thinners in heart failure patients associated with reduced risk of thromboembolic events

Using blood thinners in heart failure patients associated with reduced risk of thromboembolic events

We are sitting more! How bad is that?

We are sitting more! How bad is that?

Just 20 minutes of exercise may offset the health effects of sitting down all day

Just 20 minutes of exercise may offset the health effects of sitting down all day

Opening blocked arteries may be lifesaver for older heart attack patients

Opening blocked arteries may be lifesaver for older heart attack patients