7 hrs ago
Survey: Ivabradine Set to Become - Gold Standard' in Treatment of Chronic Heart Failure
Decision Resources Group, a health-care research firm located in Burlington, Mass., finds that ivabradine - available in Europe as Procoralan - is poised to become the clinical "gold standard" in the treatment of chronic heart failure .
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11 hrs ago
Cardio-Oncology Clinic Established at The Mount Sinai Hospital
Cardiologists and cancer experts at The Mount Sinai Hospital have joined forces to establish its first Cardio-Oncology Clinic at The Tisch Cancer Institute at The Mount Sinai Hospital .
15 hrs ago
Lansing State Journal
Former Vice President Dick Cheney to visit Grand Rapids, talk heart problems
Former Vice President Dick Cheney plans to visit Grand Rapids next week with his cardiologist to discuss Cheney's history of heart problems.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
NH doctors: There's more to Medicare list than meets the eye
A Portsmouth eye doctor who started a 15-doctor practice received $1.89 million in Medicare payments in 2012, more than any other physician in New Hampshire, according to an expanded list of physicians and other health care providers who bill Medicare.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Test accurately rules out heart attacks in the ER
A simple test appears very good at ruling out heart attacks in people who go to emergency rooms with chest pain, a big public health issue and a huge worry for patients.
A melting stent? Providence will find out if it's a better alternative
Providence Health and Vascular Center is the only Oregon hospital helping test a new type of heart stent that is not metal and melts away once it's done its job.
Judge recommends dismissing government lawsuit accusing Infirmary Health of fraud
MOBILE, Alabama - A federal judge has recommended throwing out a whistle-blower lawsuit against Infirmary Health Inc. and Infirmary Medical Clinics, a corporate entity that the nonprofit set up in the 1980s to acquire physician practices.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
3rd National Heart failure Summit begins
Chandigarh, Apr 12 : The Third National Heart failure Summit and Live Workshop and Symposium on Interventional Cardiology began here today.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Durham cardiac patients exercise for good health
Cardiologist Dr. Rakesh Bhargava runs an ongoing cardiac rehab program. The program for seniors and cancer survivors helps to strengthen their hearts under strict supervision at his Oshawa clinic.
Updated: Cardiology Paper Retracted as Harvard Investigates 'Compromised' Data
A 2012 paper on the regenerative powers of the human heart has been retracted from the journal Circulation amid an investigation of compromised data.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Dr. Jayant Barai of Westfield elected president of medical staff at East Orange General Hospital
Dr. Jayant Barai has been recently elected as the President of Medical Staff at East Orange General Hospital in New Jersey for a term of two years.
The Jersey Journal
Mauricetown National Register?; Cardiologists; Doug Long, movie star?; BEN Column, April 11, update 4
"It would be nice if more cardiologists were family-friendly and also treated the patient psychologically and emotionally.'
Augment your reality: Google Glass to go on sale Tuesday
Jordan Safirstein, a cardiologist at Morristown Medical Center, uses Google Glass to transmit live video to students while recording footage of his work.
Mercy Health Muskegon resumes free heart screening program for physically active teens
Mercy Health Muskegon will resume this month an annual screening program that can potentially save the lives of active youth and student-athletes.
Laboratory Network .com
CardiacAssist Receives Health Canada Approval For Its TandemHeart Circulatory Support Platform
CardiacAssist, Inc., a privately-held medical device company headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, today announced that it has received a Class 4 medical device license for its TandemHeart System from Health Canada.
Gwinnett Medical Center to open electrophysiology labs
The center has two labs dedicated to the process at Strickland Heart Center on its Lawrenceville, Ga.-based campus will become operational April 16. Before now, GMC patients had to travel to St. Joseph's Hospital in Sandy Springs for electrophysiology.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Parents of tragic teen had pleaded for visit by heart consultant
A TEENAGER who died from a ruptured heart was in hospital for a week before a consultant cardiologist examined him, an inquest heard.
The Alternative Press
Overlook 'Trim & Fit' Program Designed to Optimize Health, Promote Weight Loss
The Center for Well Being, located at Overlook Downtown, is introducing a pioneering 12-week weight loss program entitled "Trim & Fit".
Cardiology And The Medicare Data Avalanche
The avalanche of data released by Medicare on Wednesday was followed shortly by an avalanche of news reports about the data.
Medicare Data Release Reveals Oregon's Top Paid Doctors
New data released Wednesday by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid show some doctors know how to bill the system.