Inaccurate readings of oxygen levels in the blood using pulse oximeters may limit opportunities for Black patients with heart failure to receive potentially lifesaving treatments, such as heart pumps and transplants, a Michigan Medicine study finds.
ShortCut is the first dedicated leaflet modification device to enable TAVR in patients at risk of coronary obstruction, according to Pi-Cardia.Read More
The recent surge can trigger cardiovascular complications from fever, dehydration, and increased inflammation, and Mount Sinai doctors are seeing a rise in these cases in all age groups, including patients in their 20s.Read More
Investigators say there was no statistically significant difference between the effectiveness of the two methods, with each patient group experiencing a more than 50% reduction in the severity of depressive symptoms.Read More
Breathing through the nose leads to several benefits, including lower blood pressure and other factors that could predict heart disease risk.Read More
Distributing these devices could allow healthcare workers, without specialized medical degrees, to carry technology that could detect rheumatic heart disease in regions where it remains endemic, according to the researchers.Read More
Researchers have linked a decade-long decline in the blood lead levels of American Indian adults to long-term cardiovascular health benefits.Read More