Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation to host conference on valvular heart disease
December 3, 2013 - Despite significant medical advances, there continue to be significant gaps in the health care of the growing number of patients with valvular heart disease.
Minneapolis woman who survived a rare illness gives back to doctors this Thanksgiving
The warmth of a holiday can be hard to find inside a hospital's most critical care unit, but at Abbott Northwestern Hospital this Thanksgiving, you don't have to look far to see the healing powers of gratitude.
Wearable defibrillator can bridge the gap to implanted device.
A lightweight defibrillator is an option for some patients at risk of sudden cardiac arrest.
Researcher Finds Significant Cardiac Treatment Imbalance Nationally
A multi-center team led by James Langabeer II, Ph.D., of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston has published a first-of-its-kind study in the Journal of the American Heart Association that examines unequal growth in percutaneous coronary intervention centers relative to population and heart attack prevalence across the United ... (more)
Arguments against Medicaid expansion are lousy
Dr. Charles Gornick after he implanted a defibrillator by Boston Scientific into Francis Valek on November 27, 2012.