Heart Disease News and Research

Latest Heart Disease News and Research

Catheter delivered devices may be just as effective as drug therapy in treating strokes of unidentified origin

Catheter delivered devices may be just as effective as drug therapy in treating strokes of unidentified origin

New guidelines urge early and long-term treatment with Aldosterone blockade therapy

New guidelines urge early and long-term treatment with Aldosterone blockade therapy

Not all good cholesterol helps to protect arteries from becoming clogged with fatty deposits

Not all good cholesterol helps to protect arteries from becoming clogged with fatty deposits

Drug developers should take a different approach to snake venom and heart medications

Drug developers should take a different approach to snake venom and heart medications

Heart pump improves quality of life in congestive heart failure patients

Heart pump improves quality of life in congestive heart failure patients

A quarter of all adults aged over 40 could develop an irregular heartbeat

A quarter of all adults aged over 40 could develop an irregular heartbeat

Drug-eluting stents (DES), increasingly used in coronary angioplasty, have benefits over bare-metal stents

Drug-eluting stents (DES), increasingly used in coronary angioplasty, have benefits over bare-metal stents

Good health goes beyond diet, exercise and stress

Good health goes beyond diet, exercise and stress

Stroke research lags far behind funding for other major causes of death in Europe

Stroke research lags far behind funding for other major causes of death in Europe

CPR and rapid defibrillation is best for cardiac arrest outside of a hospital

CPR and rapid defibrillation is best for cardiac arrest outside of a hospital

Ways to economically recover recombinant proteins from transgenic tobacco

Ways to economically recover recombinant proteins from transgenic tobacco

Red wine is much better for you than gin

Red wine is much better for you than gin

Thyroid expert concerned about recently approved generic levothyroxine preparations

Thyroid expert concerned about recently approved generic levothyroxine preparations

Patients at low risk of dying after coronary artery bypass graft surgery fare better with high-volume surgeons

Patients at low risk of dying after coronary artery bypass graft surgery fare better with high-volume surgeons

Important for physicians to identify patients at risk for hyperkalemia and implement corresponding measures when using ACE inhibitors

Important for physicians to identify patients at risk for hyperkalemia and implement corresponding measures when using ACE inhibitors

Significant number of pediatric physicians fail to diagnose Kawasaki disease

Significant number of pediatric physicians fail to diagnose Kawasaki disease

Link between short-term hormone therapy (HT) and improvements in life quality for women with menopausal symptoms

Link between short-term hormone therapy (HT) and improvements in life quality for women with menopausal symptoms

Painless heart attacks often result in greater fatality rates than painful episodes

Painless heart attacks often result in greater fatality rates than painful episodes

Clinical trial of lipase inhibitor for the treatment of obesity

Clinical trial of lipase inhibitor for the treatment of obesity

Effects of oxidative stress on atherosclerosis

Effects of oxidative stress on atherosclerosis