Cardiac Diagnostics

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for cardiac diagnostic systems or techniques. This includes laboratory testing, blood tests, Tropoin testing, ECG, electrocardiogram systems,  point of care testing systems, genetic testing and studies showing new ways to diagnose heart diseases.

Plant-Based Diets Benefit Athletes' Heart Health, Endurance, Recovery
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | January 21, 2019

January 21, 2019 — Meat-free athletes have already proven the performance-boosting power of a plant-based diet. Now...

The startup company Genetesis introduced a new cardiac imaging modalityit calls magnetocardiography. The scanner creates images from the biomagnetic activity of the heart, using the polarization and depolarization of the heart during the cardiac cycle. This was at AHA.18, AHA 2018 - the American Heart Association annual meeting

The startup company Genetesis introduced a new cardiac imaging modality it calls magnetocardiography. The scanner creates images from the biomagnetic activity of the heart, using the polarization and depolarization of the heart during the cardiac cycle.

Feature | AHA | January 14, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor

Here are a few of the takeaways from the clinical studies presented and new technology shown on the exhibit floor at...

Sex Differences in 'Body Clock' May Benefit Women’s Heart Health
News | Womens Cardiovascular Health | January 11, 2019

January 11, 2019 — Research suggests that a gene that governs the body’s biological (circadian) clock acts...

Sedentary Lifestyle Cancels Out Heart Benefits of Normal Weight
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | January 09, 2019

January 9, 2019 — Researchers at the University of Florida have found that low levels of physical activity can put...

EKG With Artificial Intelligence Reliably Detects Heart Failure Precursor
News | ECG | January 08, 2019

January 8, 2019 — A Mayo Clinic study finds that applying...

CoaguChek XS PT Test Strips Recalled for Inaccurately Reporting High INR
News | Blood Testing | December 28, 2018

December 28, 2018 —Terrific Care LLC. / Medex Supply Dist Inc. initiated a nationwide recall on Dec. 19 of Roche...

Study Finds Effective Treatment for Coronary Slow Flow
News | Cath Lab | December 27, 2018

December 27, 2018 — Patients who arrive at the hospital with heart-attack-like symptoms have had little recourse for...

Heart Attack, Stroke Risks Increase Leading Up to Cancer Diagnosis
News | Cardio-oncology | December 21, 2018

December 21, 2018 — Older adults with cancer are more likely to have had a...

Population Health Approach Could Dramatically Reduce Heart Disease Risk
News | Population Health | December 21, 2018

December 21, 2018 — Tens of thousands of people across North Carolina are...

Analytics 4 Life and Actelion to Develop New Diagnostics for Pulmonary Hypertension
News | Hypertension | December 14, 2018

December 14, 2018 — Digital health company Analytics 4 Life and Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd. announced a...

Interventional procedures have become increasing complex with a shift from open surgical procedures to transcatheter procedures. This is a chronic total occlusion (CTO) case at the University of Colorado to reopen a bypass graft. It shows doctors John Messenger and Kevin Rogers.

Interventional procedures have become increasingly complex with a shift from open surgical procedures to transcatheter procedures. This is a chronic total occlusion (CTO) case at the University of Colorado to reopen a bypass graft.

Blog | December 11, 2018

 

There are numerous factors that impact the larger picture in cardiology, especially from a buiness...

Quest Diagnostics Joins One Brave Idea Research Initiative
News | Population Health | December 04, 2018

December 4, 2018 — Quest Diagnostics recently announced it will contribute biomarker implementation,...

Snoring Poses Greater Cardiac Risk to Women
News | Womens Cardiovascular Health | November 29, 2018

November 29, 2018 — Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and snoring may lead to earlier impairment of cardiac function in...

AI Predicts Cardiovascular Disease Risk From CT Scans
News | Artificial Intelligence | November 27, 2018

November 27, 2018 – Zebra Medical Vision and Clalit Health Services announced the completion of a research project ...

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