Latest Canadian Cardiovascular Society Stories

2014-05-29 08:28:45

Heart failure is the second leading cause of hospitalization of Canadians over 65 and responsible for nine per cent of all deaths MONTREAL, May 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada's leading

2012-03-20 11:21:59

The Canadian Journal of Cardiology has published a focused update to the Canadian Cardiovascular Society's atrial fibrillation guidelines.

2011-10-24 09:29:01

Heart failure (HF) costs are headed for the economic stratosphere, even as researchers come up with simple tests and strategies to bring them back to earth.

2011-03-29 13:00:10

The Canadian Cardiovascular Society and Canadian Heart Rhythm Society have produced the first-ever comprehensive guidelines on the use of genetic testing in the clinical management of inherited heart rhythm disorders.

2011-02-21 04:26:00

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania, February 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Issue Marks the Beginning of Their Partnership, Includes CCS Atrial Fibrillation Guidelines Elsevier and the Canadian Cardiovascular Society (CJC) announce the publication of the January/February 2011 issue of the Canadian Journal of Cardiology (CJC), the first in their partnership.

2010-11-02 10:12:00

OTTAWA, November 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Journal Under Editorial Leadership of Stanley Nattel, MD, FRSC, FRCPC, FACC, FHRS Elsevier, a world-leading publisher of scientific, technical, and medical information products and services, is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Canadian Cardiovascular Society and the January 2011 publication of the Canadian Journal of Cardiology, an established journal in the field of cardiovascular medicine. Under the guidance...

2010-10-26 11:09:46

The genetic code of sudden cardiac death has been cracked.

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