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2009-09-21 17:39:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Julio Palmaz, M.D., of Palmaz Scientific, will be seen at next week's Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) Conference in San Francisco as a discussant, presenter and lecturer on Sept. 21-23, during the first three days of the event. Palmaz is the opening lecturer and closing discussant next week during the Coronary Stent Design and Device Development portion of the conference lasting from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept 23. He begins...

2009-04-24 16:00:00

MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Vasogen Inc. (NASDAQ:VSGN; TSX:VAS) today announced that Dr. Eldon R. Smith will succeed Terrance H. Gregg as Chairman of its Board of Directors due to the retirement of Mr. Gregg. Mr. Gregg's resignation from Vasogen's Board is due to the requirements of his role as President and CEO of DexCom, Inc. Dr. Smith, a Vasogen Board member since 1998, is professor emeritus at the University of Calgary, Alberta, where he served as the Dean of the...

2008-12-02 13:00:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- MRME the publisher of Reviews in Cardiovascular Medicine (RICM) and the California Chapter of the American College of Cardiology (CA ACC), the largest ACC chapter in the US, announce a partnership to develop important and impactful educational programs for cardiologists. The CA ACC is known for its effective outreach to its membership through support of medical education activities. CA ACC is committed to working with the California...

2008-10-14 09:00:45

Julio Palmaz, M.D. made his mark on the medical world 20 years ago with the invention of the stent which revolutionized cardiac care, and now more than a million people each year undergo coronary artery stenting to repair clogged arteries. Today, Dr. Palmaz leads a team of scientists and high tech engineers at newly established Palmaz Scientific, Inc. on a mission to create safer and more predictable implantable prosthetic devices. Dr. Palmaz and his colleagues will introduce Palmaz...

2008-07-29 18:00:51

MINNEAPOLIS, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VASAMED, INC. (Pink Sheets: VSMD) announced today that Craig M. Walker, M.D., has been elected to the Company's board of directors increasing the number of directors from four to five. Dr. Walker brings over 25 years of medical experience as a practicing cardiologist, clinical investigator and thought leader. "Dr. Walker will be a great addition to our board. As one of the world's leading experts in the care of patients with peripheral vascular...

2007-05-02 12:00:39

The Cardiovascular Services Division Board of Directors for the Minneapolis Heart Institute has tapped a longtime cardiologist to serve as the organization's new leader. Kevin Graham, MD, was recently named president of the Minneapolis Heart Institute at Abbott Northwestern Hospital. Graham is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Medical School. Prior to joining the Minneapolis Heart Institute, he had an internal medicine residency at the Hennepin County Medical Center from 1983...

2006-03-28 18:00:00

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Cardiologists are better than medical students, residents, and other practicing physicians at performing a bedside heart examination and in accurately identifying abnormal heart sounds, according to the findings of two studies reported in the Archives of Internal Medicine. Dr. Jasminka M. Vukanovic-Criley, from Stanford University in California, and colleagues compared competency in cardiac examination skills among medical students, residents and various practicing...


Latest Cardiologists Reference Libraries

Journal of the American College of Cardiology
2012-04-29 23:03:49

The Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC) is a peer-reviewed medical journal published by Elsevier. It covers all aspects of cardiovascular disease, including original clinical studies, experimental investigations with clear clinical relevance, state-of-the-art papers, viewpoints, and editorials and essays interpreting and commenting on the research presented. According to its website, http://content.onlinejacc.org, the Journal of the American College of Cardiology is the...

Cardiology, Journal
2012-04-25 14:04:58

Cardiology is a medical journal established in 1937 (originally under the name Cardiologia) by Bruno Kisch and Wilhelm Loffler. Its name was changed to Cardiology in 1971. It is published by Karger. The editor-in-chief is J.S. Borer. This journal is subtitled 'International Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine, Surgery, Pathology and Pharmacology.' In 2005 it incorporated the medical journal Heart Drug. Topics covered by the journal are published first reports on original clinical,...

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