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Not Just for Humans Anymore

NOT JUST FOR HUMANS ANYMORE

When Rex initially collapsed, his owners were concerned that either cancer had recurred or arthritis in his shoulder was to blame....

Drinking three cups of coffee a day protects you from heart woes

DRINKING THREE CUPS OF COFFEE A DAY PROTECTS YOU FROM HEART WOES

Doctors have long advised their patients that drinking too much caffeine in coffee could make their hearts race, but American Academy...

 
 
 
 
 
 
Physiological Recording in the MRI Environment : MRI-Compatible Hemodynamic Recording System

PHYSIOLOGICAL RECORDING IN THE MRI ENVIRONMENT : MRI-COMPATIBLE HEMODYNAMIC RECORDING SYSTEM

John W. Kakareka , Anthony Z. Faranesh , Randall H. Pursley , Adrienne Campbell-Washburn , Daniel A. Herzka , Toby Rogers , Josh Kanter...

Pacemakers, other devices at risk for hacking, study says

PACEMAKERS, OTHER DEVICES AT RISK FOR HACKING, STUDY SAYS

Medical devices like pacemakers and insulin pumps are at risk for hacking the could have deadly consequences, warns a new report by...

 
 
 
Living near noisy roads raises risk of heart disease

LIVING NEAR NOISY ROADS RAISES RISK OF HEART DISEASE

The researchers, writing in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, reviewed all available studies on the link between noise...

New guidelines mean you might have high blood pressure

NEW GUIDELINES MEAN YOU MIGHT HAVE HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE

Nearly half of U.S. adults now have high blood pressure, according to new guidelines from the American Heart Association and the American...

 
 
 
Industry groups cite flaws in JAMA Cardiology paper downplaying omega-3's cardiovascular benefits

INDUSTRY GROUPS CITE FLAWS IN JAMA CARDIOLOGY PAPER DOWNPLAYING OMEGA-3'S CARDIOVASCULAR BENEFITS

Dietary supplement industry groups have heavily criticized a new meta-analysis in JAMA Cardiology that concluded that omega-3 fatty...

CARDIOLOGY CARDIOSOLUTION ASSISTS REGIONAL AND RURAL HOSPITALS IN BUILDING COMPREHENSIVE CARDIOVASCULAR SERVICE LINES. WE BRING THE CARDIOLOGISTS, DESIGN THE PROGRAM, DO MARKETING & OUTREACH, AND

CardioSolution assists regional and rural hospitals in building comprehensive cardiovascular service lines. We bring the cardiologists,...

 
 
 

CARDIOLOGY HAVE YOUR TOES IN THE SAND BY 6:00! LIVE ONLY STEPS AWAY FROM THE OCEAN WHILE ALSO LIVING IN A MAJOR SOUTHEASTERN METROPOLITAN AREA. ALIVE WITH CHARACTER AND BEAUTY, THIS HISTORIC

Have your toes in the sand by 6:00! Live only steps away from the ocean while also living in a major Southeastern metropolitan area....

Cardiology Nurse, Heart Attack Survivor Has Message For Women: ‘Listen To Your Body'

CARDIOLOGY NURSE, HEART ATTACK SURVIVOR HAS MESSAGE FOR WOMEN: ‘LISTEN TO YOUR BODY'

Kristin O'Meara's story, she says, is one of denial. It began with searing chest pain, a serious symptom Kristin understands

 
 
 
A New Drug Has Been Found to 'Melt Away' Harmful Fat in Arteries

A NEW DRUG HAS BEEN FOUND TO 'MELT AWAY' HARMFUL FAT IN ARTERIES

The statistics reveal a very big, very scary truth: According to the American College of Cardiology, cardiovascular disease accounts...

Report that Medicare has paid $1.5B to replace defective heart devices shows better tracking needed

REPORT THAT MEDICARE HAS PAID $1.5B TO REPLACE DEFECTIVE HEART DEVICES SHOWS BETTER TRACKING NEEDED

The report found that nearly 73,000 people on Medicare had one of the seven devices replaced because of recalls, premature failures,...

 
 
 
Tufts Researchers Find First Genomic Biomarkers in Extracellular Vesicles

TUFTS RESEARCHERS FIND FIRST GENOMIC BIOMARKERS IN EXTRACELLULAR VESICLES

The article discusses a study by Vicky Yang, Andy Hoffman and others from Cummings School's Department of Clinical Sciences that found...

People who enjoy moderate amounts of alcohol live longer

PEOPLE WHO ENJOY MODERATE AMOUNTS OF ALCOHOL LIVE LONGER

A study by the American College of Cardiology said that people who enjoy light-to-moderate amounts of alcohol decrease their risk of...

 
 
 
On the Front Lines of Animal Heart Care

ON THE FRONT LINES OF ANIMAL HEART CARE

Cummings School's Kristen Antoon, one of 20 veterinary technicians in the country certified in cardiology, talks about the challenges...

Dear Doctor: Choosing the Right Heart Medication

DEAR DOCTOR: CHOOSING THE RIGHT HEART MEDICATION

Several months ago you published an article that talked about a medicine called pimobendan that could stave off the symptoms of congestive...

 
 
 
Spatially Coherent Activation Maps for Electrocardiographic Imaging

SPATIALLY COHERENT ACTIVATION MAPS FOR ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHIC IMAGING

Electrocardiographic imaging is an emerging non-invasive technique that computes unipolar electrograms at the epicardial surface from...

Orientation Independent Catheter-Based Characterization of Myocardial Activation

ORIENTATION INDEPENDENT CATHETER-BASED CHARACTERIZATION OF MYOCARDIAL ACTIVATION

Cardiac electrogram signals and electrophysiologic characteristics derived from them such as amplitude and timing are central to the...