Latest Atheroma Stories

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.

2011-06-03 13:17:57

In Western societies, atherosclerosis of the arteries is one of the leading causes of death.

2011-05-17 13:13:28

The coronary arteries of Princess Ahmose-Meryet-Amon - as visualised by whole body computerised tomography (CT) scanning - will feature in two presentations at the International Conference of Non-Invasive Cardiovascular Imaging (ICNC) this week in Amsterdam (15-18 May).

2011-05-06 10:37:00

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced that the U.S.

2011-04-28 12:04:00

HOUSTON, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SpectraCell Laboratories has officially been granted a license to provide its Lipoprotein Particle Profile(TM) (LPP(TM)) test, which assesses cardiovascular risk, to New York state physicians and patients.

2011-03-24 13:09:00

New DMC Cardiovascular Institute technique restores blood flow to lower limbs DETROIT, March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Detroit Medical Center (DMC) Cardiovascular Institute (CVI) has implemented a ground-breaking new medical technology designed to protect patients with diabetes-related arterial disease from the risk of foot or leg amputation. The innovative new procedure is aimed at greatly reducing the need for lower-limb amputations by restoring interrupted blood-flow to...

2011-03-07 17:24:13

A new study published in the Annals of Biomedical Engineering shows that a MEMS thermal sensor deployed by an angiogram catheter can detect the earliest stages of atherosclerosis.

2011-02-09 00:01:31

SHAPE today urged journalists working on American Heart Month stories to update their advice for how apparently healthy individuals can discover hidden heart attack risk.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.