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Dr. Mark Rasak recognized with Diamond Lifetime Achievement Award in the field of Medicine

Dr. Mark Rasak, MD is recognized by Continental Who's Who with the Diamond Lifetime Achievement Award in the field of Medicine as a result of his role as CEO of Cardiovascular Clinical Associates.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Newswise

UH Case Medical Center's Dr. Parikh Authors SCAI Paper on Treatment of Renal Artery Stenosis

Renal artery stenting to open blockages in the kidney arteries may benefit patients who have historically been excluded from modern clinical trials, according to new recommendations for renal artery stenosis e-published in Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions today by the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Hypertension, Health

University of Rochester

URMC mourns passing of pediatric cardiologist Chloe Alexson

Chloe Alexson, a longtime pediatric cardiologist at University of Rochester Medical Center and one of the most decorated teachers in the School of Medicine and Dentistry's history, passed away Aug. 17 at the age of 85. Known for the extraordinary rapports she established with patients and an uncanny photographic memory, Alexson worked at the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, University of Rochester, Cornell University, Rochester, NY

Forbes.com

Why Health Guidelines Should Be Waged Like War

I cover cardiology news for CardioExchange, a social media website for cardiologists published by the New England Journal of Medicine.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Journalism, SUNY Buffalo, Healthcare Industry

Forbes.com

Heart Doctor Pay Drops To $558K As Interventions Scrutinized

I've written about health care for more than two decades, starting from my native Iowa where I covered the presidential campaign bus rides of Bill and Hillary Clinton through the Hawkeye state talking health reform and the economy.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Iowa, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News

SeacoastOnline

Family will miss care provided by Dr. Fieseher

For nine years you have been our family physician. You have taken the time to treat our medical conditions; time to consult with cardiologists, urologists, psychologists, neurologists; time to listen and treat "the whole person."

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Related Topix: Medicine, Neurology, Opinion

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Canada.com

With eConsult, the specialist is always in

Following the success of the original eConsult program, Dr. Lillian Lai, a pediatric cardiologist, helped set up a similar program at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario.

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Related Topix: Family Practice

Washington Times

Ohio doctor accused of $7.2 million medical fraud

A federal court indictment alleges a northeast Ohio cardiologist performed unnecessary procedures as part of an alleged scheme to overbill Medicaid and private health insurance companies by $7.2 million.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Medicaid, Health

Austrian Times

Sexy Serbian Politician Says She Adores Margaret Thatcher

Serbian media interviewing this young woman who works as a politician, cardiologist and part time beauty and body builder contestant were surprised when she was asked who her role model was and she replied Margaret Thatcher.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Travel, Europe Travel, Serbia Travel

West Sussex Today

Doctors get right to the heart of the matter

THERE can't be many jobs as pressure-intensive as examining coronary arteries while a patient is lying awake at your fingertips.

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Daily Herald

Young Hearts for Life: How screenings may help save our children

Kathryn, a high school actress and dancer, collapsed and died unexpectedly before a performance with her Naperville North Orchesis troupe in 2005.

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Related Topix: Naperville, IL, Medicine, Non-Profit, Dupage County, IL

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Business Wire

Costco Wholesale Donates $10 Million Gift to Childrena s Hospital Los Angeles

In honor of this gift, the second floor of the Marion and John E. Anderson Pavilion, opened in June 2011, will be named the Costco Wholesale Floor.

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Related Topix: Retail, Costco Wholesale, Greenwood, CA, Medicine, Nursing

ABS-CBN News

Why lifestyle change is better than medicines

In an interview on radio DZMM, Dr. Nick Cruz, a cardiologist, explained the symptoms and the other disorders that constitute cardiometabolic syndrome.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Metabolic Syndrome, Life, Food, Dieting

Forbes.com

Increased Heart Risk Linked To Popular Antibiotic

I cover cardiology news for CardioExchange, a social media website for cardiologists published by the New England Journal of Medicine.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Journalism, Biaxin, Clarithromycin (generic), Business News

University of Rochester

UR Medicine Cardiologists Offer Free Heart Screenings Sept. 13 at Eastview Mall

UR Medicine cardiologists will offer free blood pressure and oxygenation screenings to help detect early signs of heart disease, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Sept.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Heart Disease

Medical News Today

Similar survival benefits among ethnic, racial groups with implantable heart devices

Racial and ethnic minorities who receive implantable devices to treat heart failure derive the same substantial survival benefit from these therapies as white patients, new UCLA-led research shows.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

HON

Antibiotic Might Raise Heart Risks for Some

Taking the widely used antibiotic clarithromycin may boost some patients' odds of dying from heart-related causes, a new study suggests.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Biaxin, Clarithromycin (generic), Heart Disease, Health, Lenox Hill Hospital, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

Business Journal

New York doctors paying $1.33 million to settle allegations of improper Medicare billing

A group of cardiologist in New York is paying more than $1.33 million to settle allegations it improperly handled Medicare billing.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicine, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen)

WGBH

Cardiologist Speaks From The Heart About America's Medical System

As a young doctor working at a teaching hospital, Sandeep Jauhar was having trouble making ends meet.

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Related Topix: Heart Failure

Newswise

New Study First to Examine Quality of Cardiac Rehabilitation Programs in Canada

The quality of cardiac rehabilitation programs across Canada is strong, with specific criteria areas now identified as requiring further enhancement to improve patient outcomes, according to a new study conducted by researchers at the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, York University and UHN.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Kinesiology, Heart Disease

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