Appropriate Use Criteria Published for Valvular Heart Disease Imaging Tests
News | Clinical Decision Support | October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC), along with several partnering societies, recently...

Zoll Canada Equipping Province of Québec Paramedic Services with X Series Monitor/Defibrillators
News | Defibrillator Monitors | October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017 — Zoll Canada, a subsidiary of Zoll Medical Corp., announced it has won the tender to equip all...

Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | October 12, 2017

Sharon Mulvagh, M.D., FRCPC, FACC, FAHA, FASE, professor, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Dalhouse...

SunTech Medical Receives Third-Party Validation of CT40 BP Spot-Check Device
News | Blood Pressure Monitor | October 11, 2017

October 11, 2017 — The CT40 spot-check device from SunTech Medical has received third-party validation for...

Majority of High-Risk Stroke Patients Not Being Screened for Common Risk Factors
News | Stroke | September 28, 2017

September 28, 2017 — New research revealed that on average, more than 75 percent of people aged 65 and older...

Fysicon Receives FDA Approval for QMAPP Hemodynamic Monitoring System
Technology | Hemodynamic Monitoring Systems | September 18, 2017

September 18, 2017 — Fysicon announced that it has been granted 510(k) clearance by the U.S. Food and Drug...

NIAID Scientists Illuminate Mechanism of Increased Cardiovascular Risks With HIV
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | September 14, 2017

September 14, 2017 — Scientists at the National Institutes of Health have expanded the understanding of how chronic...

Marijuana Associated With Three-Fold Risk of Death From Hypertension
News | Hypertension | September 14, 2017

September 14, 2017 — Marijuana use is associated with a three-fold risk of death from...

News | Cardiac Diagnostics | September 12, 2017

September 12, 2017 — Contracting shingles, a reactivation of the chickenpox virus, increases a person’s risk of...

Vascular screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm, peripheral artery disease and hypertension during the VIVA Study in Denmark

Vascular screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm, peripheral artery disease and hypertension during the VIVA Study. Photo credit: Lisbeth Hasager Justesen, Viborg Hospital.

News | Cardiac Diagnostics | September 12, 2017

September 12, 2017 — A new screening program for vascular disease saves one life for every 169 men assessed,...

Systolic Blood Pressure at Time of STEMI PCI May Predict In-Hospital Mortality
News | Cath Lab | September 11, 2017

September 11, 2017 — Researchers have led a retrospective single-center...

PURE study may cause revision of fat intake guidelines for cardiology.
Feature | ESC | September 07, 2017

September 7, 2017 — Researchers at the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress called for a reconsideration of...

Florida Medical Center First in State to Offer High Sensitive STAT Blood Test
News | Blood Testing | September 07, 2017

September 7, 2017 — In July, The Heart Institute at Florida Medical Center became the first hospital in the state of...

Heart Failure Patients, Clinicians Have Differing Perceptions of Risk Level
News | Heart Failure | September 06, 2017

September 6, 2017 — Physicians identified a majority of patients with advanced...

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