Latest Left ventricle Stories

2011-06-06 20:17:52

The size and pumping ability of the right side of the heart differs by age, gender and race/ethnicity, according to the first large imaging study of the right ventricle.

2011-02-08 08:00:00

Hibernating, it turns out, is much more complicated than one might think.

2009-12-09 17:13:52

Using a new noninvasive imaging technique, scientists said they have discovered important, fundamental differences in heart motion by age and gender.

2009-01-21 21:34:28

Patients with abnormal diastolic function -- the heart is relaxed and expanded -- in the left ventricle have a lower exercise capacity, U.S. researchers say. Dr.

2009-01-21 09:59:30

New research shows patients with abnormal diastolic function – when the heart relaxes and expands – in the left ventricle of the heart have a substantially lower maximum capacity for exercise.

2008-05-08 00:25:00

New research shows that exercise can cause structural changes in the heart depending on the type of exercise being done.

2008-01-10 18:15:00

Overweight people who lose a moderate amount of weight get an immediate benefit in the form of better heart health, according to a recent study. Both eating less and exercising more work equally well.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.