Womens Cardiovascular Health

News and new technology innovations for women's cardiovascular health can be found on this channel page. While heart disease is the #1 killer of women, women are affected differently than men when it comes to presentation of heart attack symptoms. Read about the Diagnostic Differences in Women’s Heart Health Additionally, women can face numerous cardiovascular issues related to pregnancy and increased risks due to changes to their bodies during and following pregnancy. Watch a VIDEO on cardio-obstetrics programs. Treatments for cancer, especially radiation and chemo for breast cancer, also can negatively affect the heart. Read about cardio-oncology.

News | EP Lab

August 3, 2021 – Results from a new clinical trial show an increased risk of cardiac events, like sudden cardiac death ...

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News | Womens Cardiovascular Health

June 29, 2021 – Three research studies presented at the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) 2021 virtual meeting ...

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March 8, 2021 — University of Kansas Health System Cardiologist Ashley Simmons, M.D., knew there could and should be a ...

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January 6, 2020 — A new Weill Cornell Medicine found the risk of dying seven years after coronary artery bypass graft ...

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News | Cardiac Imaging

November 17, 2020 — Diagnostic imaging techniques were able to find the underlying cause of heart attack in many women ...

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News | SCAI

May 17, 2020 — Cindy Grines, M.D., MSCAI, a world-renowned physician credited for pioneering percutaneous coronary ...

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News | Womens Cardiovascular Health

March 28, 2020 — Women with coronary artery disease that reduces blood flow and oxygen to the heart muscle (ischemia) ...

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Videos | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Karen Ordovas, M.D., MAS, professor of radiology and cardiology at the University of California San Francisco (UCFS) ...

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Blog | Structural Heart

My observation over the 13 years covering cardiology is that it is a heavily male-dominated field. This is more ...

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Videos | Structural Heart

Vivian Ng, M.D., assistant professor of medicine and an interventional cardiologist at the NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia ...

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Technology | Blood Testing

October 9, 2019 — Abbott recently announced that its Architect Stat High Sensitivity Troponin-I blood test has received ...

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News | Womens Cardiovascular Health

August 7, 2019 — Hormone replacement therapy is a common treatment for menopause-related symptoms, and new research from ...

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April 25, 2019  – The thickness of the coronary artery wall as measured by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is an ...

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News | Cardiac Diagnostics

April 15, 2019 — For the first time in the United States, doctors with the American Heart Association (AHA) have ...

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News | Cardio-oncology

March 13, 2019 — An imaging procedure commonly performed before starting cancer treatment can provide valuable clues ...

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