Latest chest pain Stories

2010-06-21 08:19:00

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, June 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CardioGenics Holdings Inc.

2010-04-30 12:38:31

Early diagnosis and treatment essential for patients with aortic dissections.

2010-04-20 12:47:08

The growing number of Americans with cardiovascular disease has caused a heightened sensitivity in the evaluation of chest pain.

2010-03-24 09:10:32

New research finds that there is an inverse association between the level of supine (lying face up) systolic blood pressure measured on admission to an intensive care unit for acute chest pain and risk of death at one year, with those patients having high systolic blood pressure having a better prognosis after a year.

2010-03-11 09:28:32

It's time to re-think how patients are selected for cardiac catheterization, say doctors at Duke University Medical Center, after reporting in a new study that the invasive procedure found no significant coronary artery disease in nearly 60 percent of chest pain patients with no prior heart disease.

2010-02-09 07:41:37

Fewer than half of individuals who have "non-specific" chest pain (not explained by a well-known condition) experience relief from symptoms following standard medical care.

2010-02-04 09:00:00

DALLAS, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When Mary Gill went to bed that night, nothing would have made anyone think heart disease -- not even Mary. She was thin and 42 years old.

2010-02-01 14:35:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Heart disease is the number one cause of death in the United States, killing more than 630,000 people a year.

2010-01-21 13:31:59

Outcomes for STEMI Patients Improve with Early Treatment Intervention.

2009-12-08 20:10:36

Silicon-based technology cuts testing time from 6 hours to 45 minutes.

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