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Cheetah Medical today announced the European launch of its new Reliant(R) 2.0 System.
South Korean scientists say a new scanning technology -- optical coherence tomography -- might be the best way to detect coronary artery vulnerable plaque.
By Strauss, H William; Miller, D Douglas; Wittry, Mark D; Cerqueira, Manuel D; Garcia, Ernest V; Iskandrian, Abdulmassi S; Schelbert, Heinrich R; Wackers, Frans J; Balon, Helena R; Lang, Otto; Machac, Josef I.
To: MEDICAL EDITORS Contact: Beth Hodge, +1-240-429-9983, email@example.com, or Steve Carter, +1-301-802-7100, firstname.lastname@example.org, both of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology BOSTON, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cardiovascular disease kills more women each year than all cancers combined.
By De Winter, O Van De Veire, N; De Bondt, P; Van De Wiele, C; De Buyzere, M; De Backer, G; Gillebert, T C; Dierckx, R A; De Sutter, J Aim.
A new test is more cost-effective than current methods used to diagnose women at low risk of a heart attack who report chest pain, U.S. researchers say.
By Kurz, Kerstin Giannitsis, Evangelos; Zehelein, Joerg; Katus, Hugo A BACKGROUND: Using a new precommercial high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T (hsTnT) assay, we evaluated whether hsTnT increases after reversible myocardial ischemia.
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year, more than 310,000 Americans die without even experiencing a symptom or indication of heart disease, according to a 2008 report from the American Heart Association(1).
U.S. medical scientists say they have designed equipment that can provide clear images of a person's heart during treadmill exercise stress testing.
By Barbara Greenberg, Commercial-News, Danville, Ill. Jul. 6--DANVILLE -- As part of its mission to best serve patients, Carle Clinic-Danville on Vermilion has added nuclear medicine to its repertoire.
The cardiac stress test is a diagnostic test used in Cardiac pathology for the purpose of patient diagnosis. It measures the heart’s function while placing a heavier workload on the heart. The cardiologist cannot be at the patient’s side while at work, under stress, during a workout or pushed to the limit so this test mimics those activities in a controlled setting. How it is Performed The stress is created by increasing the workload on the cardiac system. This can be accomplished by...