Latest Atheroma Stories

2011-09-27 12:10:31

Researchers at the Cardiac & Vascular Institute at NYU Langone Medical Center have identified a hidden culprit in the battle against women's heart disease.

2011-09-13 11:23:35

Researchers from Mount Sinai School of Medicine have for the first time used several imaging techniques to prove the efficacy of a promising new treatment for atherosclerosis—the build-up of plaque in artery walls that can lead to a heart attack.

2011-08-29 20:08:57

The harmful effects of tobacco smoke on atherosclerosis, one of the driving forces of cardiovascular disease, are greater in women than in men.

2011-08-16 14:11:00

In the news release, El Camino Hospital Heart & Vascular Institute Reviews Pioneering Procedures and Technology Distinguishing Legacy of Groundbreaking Excellence in Patient Care, issued 16-Aug-2011 by El Camino Hospital over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the first paragraph, second sentence, should read "In a recent overview and progress report presented to the hospital's Board of Directors, the Institute's Medical Director Dominick Curatola, MD, said the Institute is...

2011-07-12 08:12:54

MicroOCT may greatly improve understanding, diagnosis and treatment of coronary artery disease.

2011-06-28 19:46:00

TSX Exchange Symbol: RVX CALGARY, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Resverlogix Corp.

2011-06-23 10:50:00

CALGARY, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Mr. Don McCaffrey, President and CEO of Resverlogix Corp. (TSX:RVX) is pleased to announce today the addition of Professor H.

Word of the Day
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".