Heart disease

Researchers Discover Protein’s Pivotal Role in Heart Failure

Better understanding of molecular mechanism could lead to new drug targets ...

Semi-veggie diet effectively lowers heart disease, stroke risk

American Heart Association Meeting Report Abstract 16 ... Full story

Study shows who benefits most from statins

By Julia Evangelou Strait - Nathan O. Stitziel, MD, PhD, a Washington University cardiologist and human geneticist, is co-first author on a study that suggests that widely used statin therapy provides the most benefit to patients with the highest genetic risk of heart attack. ... Full story

New program extends health education, support for heart failure patients after hospital discharge

DALLAS – Going home from the hospital doesn’t mean leaving behind the healthcare and technology that can help in heart disease and stroke recovery, thanks to a new American Heart Association initiative. Connected Heart Health™ extends research-proven care beyond the healthcare setting by giving people information and resources to better manage their care themselves. ... Full story

Friends may make the difference in keeping children active

American Heart Association Meeting Report Abstract PO83 ... Full story

Published Outcomes Announced From Study on Adolescent Bariatric Surgery Safety

Cardiovascular risks of severe pediatric obesity, assessed among adolescents participating in the “Teen Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery” (Teen-LABS) study, were published this week in JAMA Pediatrics. ... Full story

UQ’s super scanner a new weapon against heart disease

Researchers at UQ’s Centre for Advanced Imaging have begun performing the Southern Hemisphere’s most advanced cardiac imaging. ... Full story

Poor response to cholesterol drugs may indicate blocked arteries

American Heart Association Rapid Access Journal Report ... Full story

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