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Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the U.S., but that doesn’t mean heart disease is the same when it comes to the opposite sex.
Findings on coronary CT angiography (CTA), a noninvasive test to assess the coronary arteries for blockages, show different risk scenarios for men and women.
When it comes to the treatment of cardiovascular disease, Allegheny General Hospital (AGH) is one of the nationâ€™s preeminent medical centers based on overall quality and patient outcomes, according
South Asian patients with coronary artery disease were almost three times as likely to be readmitted to hospital for further interventional treatment to arterial plaque than their White European counterparts.
Findings substantiate the VeriQ systemâ€™s ability to improve outcomes for coronary artery bypass surgery and contain costs. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) November
A blood-based gene expression test was found to be more effective for ruling out obstructive coronary artery disease in stable symptomatic patients than myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI), a common test that uses a radioactive agent to evaluate the blood flow and function of the heart.
Pneumonia — not a deep incision surgical site infection — is the most common serious infection after heart surgery.
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