Q&A Part Two: Technology & Healthcare Efficiency—Not Always the Perfect Match
Cardiology
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Cardiology
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Q&A Part Two: Technology & Healthcare Efficiency—Not Always the Perfect Match

Kenneth Walz - June 26, 2014

David Lee Scher, M.D., is a cardiac electrophysiologist and a pioneer in remote patient monitoring, adopting such devices to his…

Could the Shingles Vaccine Prevent Heart Attack and Stroke Later in Life?
Cardiology
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Cardiology
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Could the Shingles Vaccine Prevent Heart Attack and Stroke Later in Life?

Susan Scutti - January 4, 2014

People who have had shingles — a viral infection that causes a painful rash — face an increased risk of…

Heart and Vascular Services Top Hospital Marketing Priorities for 2014
Business
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Business
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Heart and Vascular Services Top Hospital Marketing Priorities for 2014

Lonnie Hirsch - December 27, 2013

It was nearly unanimous.Hospital marketing executives and administrators ranked marketing for various service lines as “extremely important” (65.5%) or “very…

Cardiology
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Telemonitoring at Work in the Netherlands

Indy Kavelaars - November 25, 2013

Open de Nederlandse versie > Open de Nederlandse versie >Research at the Scheper Hospital in the Netherlands shows that telemonitoring…

New Blood Cholesterol Guidelines
Cardiology
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Cardiology
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New Blood Cholesterol Guidelines

psalber - November 14, 2013

The American College of Cardiology (ACC) and the American Heart Association (AHA) have released the first update in almost ten…

Business
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$15M Boost for CardioInsight, Heart-Mapping Firm

Deanna Pogorelc - November 13, 2013

First published on MedCityNews.com. CardioInsight Technologies said today that it had secured “long-term strategic financing” that will allow it to complete…

Cardiology
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Turning Health Data into Health Narrative: Interview with Dr. Leslie Saxon on Digital Health

Deanna Pogorelc - October 28, 2013

First published on MedCityNews.com. The compelling idea behind digital health isn’t just to deliver health data to patients and doctors. It’s…

Many Deaths from Heart Disease, Stroke Are Avoidable
Cardiology
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Cardiology
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Many Deaths from Heart Disease, Stroke Are Avoidable

CWSonline - September 8, 2013

About 800,000 people die each year from cardiovascular disease. But as many as 200,000 of the deaths from heart disease…

Treatment with Antidepressant Results in Lower Rate of Mental Stress-Induced Heart Attack
Cardiology
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Cardiology
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Treatment with Antidepressant Results in Lower Rate of Mental Stress-Induced Heart Attack

Anthony Cirillo - June 4, 2013

According to a study in the May 22/29 issue of JAMA, patients taking According to a study in the May…

Diagnosis of Heart Defects Before Birth Prepares Parents and Doctors
Cardiology
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Cardiology
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Diagnosis of Heart Defects Before Birth Prepares Parents and Doctors

Holly Hosler - May 23, 2013

Sinai Hospital’s Institute for Maternal-Fetal Medicine was recently awarded accreditation in fetal echocardiography from the Ultrasound Practice Council of the…