Quantcast
Last updated on April 16, 2014 at 4:43 EDT

Latest Heart failure Stories

2013-12-20 08:26:11

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Dec. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- HeartWare International, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTWR), a leading innovator of less invasive, miniaturized circulatory support technologies that are revolutionizing the treatment of advanced heart failure, today announced that CEO Doug Godshall is scheduled to present at the 32(nd) Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Standard Time (4:30 p.m. EST) on Tuesday, January 14, 2014. The conference is being held January 13-16 at...

2013-12-19 10:43:45

American Heart Association Rapid Access Journal Report Study Highlights: -Heart disease is linked with decreased brain function in older postmenopausal women. -Women who have high blood pressure or diabetes may be at higher risk for decreasing brain function over time. Heart disease may put older postmenopausal women at higher risk for decreased brain function such as dementia, according to new research in Journal of the American Heart Association. “Our study provides further...

2013-12-19 08:27:43

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Healthcare Accreditation Colloquium announced today that Texas Children's Hospital has earned the designation of Accredited Pediatric Heart Failure Institute following twelve months of work and an extensive onsite review. "The approach to heart failure at Texas Children's Hospital is one of the broadest ranging comprehensive programs in the U.S.," said Dr. Frank Smart, Colloquium Board Chair. "They care for the sickest children...

2013-12-18 12:27:08

The Healthcare Accreditation Colloquium endorses hospital following in-depth onsite review HOUSTON, Dec. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Texas Children's Hospital is proud to be named the first Accredited Pediatric Heart Failure Institute in Texas by The Healthcare Accreditation Colloquium. The Colloquium made the announcement following nearly a year of work and an in-depth onsite review on Dec. 16. For more information about Texas Children's Heart Center visit...

2013-12-17 16:23:12

DUBLIN, Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3prf9w/cardiac_marker) has announced the addition of the "Global Cardiac Marker Diagnostic Testing Market Report" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Cardiac marker diagnostic testing measures the concentration of certain proteins, i.e., biomarkers, which indicate the presence or severity of cardiovascular disease (CVD). Among the most prevalent CVDs...

2013-12-17 08:29:25

NATICK, Mass., Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) has received CE Mark approval of its X4 line of quadripolar CRT-D systems, including the AUTOGEN(TM) X4, DYNAGEN(TM) X4, and INOGEN(TM) X4 cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillators (CRT-Ds), a suite of ACUITY(TM) X4 quadripolar LV leads and the ACUITY(TM) PRO lead delivery system. The company's latest devices to treat heart failure and sudden cardiac arrest are designed to advance patient...

diabetes med affects men's and women's hearts differently
2013-12-12 15:24:01

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a new study from researchers at at Washington University School of Medicine, the type 2 diabetes drug metformin was found to have different effects on the hearts of men and women, despite managing blood sugar the same in both sexes. According to the study, which was published in the December issue of the American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology, the drug had positive effects on women’s heart health, but...

2013-12-11 08:31:07

--Ongoing CUPID 2 Study Potential to Serve as Primary Basis of Efficacy and Safety Required for MMA Submission in European Union-- SAN DIEGO, Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Celladon Corporation, a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on developing novel therapies by applying its leadership position in the field of SERCA enzymes, today announced that the Company has received requested scientific advice from the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the...

2013-12-11 04:21:18

The 150th Implant in Late November Smashed Last Year's Record of 125 Implants for All of 2012 TUCSON, Ariz., Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SynCardia Systems, Inc. continues to set records with the implantation of the year's 150th SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart on Nov. 26, 2013. With almost three weeks left in 2013, SynCardia projects beating the 2012 record of 125 implants by 35 additional Total Artificial Hearts, the most patients ever implanted in one year. (Photo:...

2013-12-10 12:32:58

Graduates from national WomenHeart Science & Leadership Symposium at Mayo Clinic become community leaders, national spokespeople on women's heart health and will provide support for women living with heart disease KANSAS CITY, Mo., Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Edie Marie Battaglia of Kansas City recently became a WomenHeart Champion after graduating from the prestigious annual WomenHeart Science & Leadership Symposium at Mayo Clinic. Battaglia is one of 30 women...


Latest Heart failure Reference Libraries

Circulation (journal)
2012-06-04 14:21:01

Circulation is a scientific journal published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins on behalf of the American Heart Association. In 2008 the journal added six subspecialty publications: Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology, Circulation: Heart Failure, Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging, Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions, Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, and Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics. Circulation publishes articles related to research in and the...

More Articles (1 articles) »