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Article ID: 695265

Twelve Loyola Physicians Named Chicago Magazine Top Heart Doctors

Loyola University Health System

Twelve Loyola Medicine physicians have been named to Chicago magazine's "Top Cardiologists 2018." The list, which includes eight Loyola cardiologists and four Loyola heart surgeons, was compiled by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., a healthcare research and information company.

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29-May-2018 5:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 695254

Agenda Now Available for The Structural Heart Disease Summit 2018

Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF)

New this year, Transcatheter Valve Therapies (TVT) 2018, featuring practical clinical workshops, innovation sessions, and live case demonstrations, is the first part of a comprehensive congress called The Structural Heart Disease Summit. It will be followed by a live case demonstration course on LAA and PFO Closure.

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29-May-2018 3:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 695061

Male Thyroid Cancer Survivors Face 50 Percent Higher Risk of Heart Disease Than Women

Endocrine Society

Male thyroid cancer survivors have a nearly 50 percent higher risk of developing heart disease than women within five years of cancer diagnosis, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.

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24-May-2018 9:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 695221

John Ryan Expert in Cardiovascular Medicine Including Heart Failure and Heart Transplants Available for Interview

University of Utah Health

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29-May-2018 12:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 695059

South Asian-Americans at Higher Risk for Heart Disease and Stroke

Rush University Medical Center

South Asians living in the United States are more likely to die of heart conditions caused by atherosclerosis, such as heart attacks and strokes, than East Asians and non-Hispanic whites in the U.S.

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24-May-2018 5:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 695020

Dr. James Callahan, Co-Author of Policy Statement on Life-Saving Training for Cardiac Arrest: Even Children Can Help Save a Life

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Dr. James Callahan, emergency medicine physician and co-author of the May 2018 AAP policy statement on Life Support Training, is available to speak with the media. He says that even very young children can be taught to call for help and also how to operate an automated external defibrillator (AED).

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23-May-2018 1:20 PM EDT
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Article ID: 694980

Study Examining a Novel Index of Coronary Artery Stenosis Presented at EuroPCR and Simultaneously Published in EuroIntervention

Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF)

A novel non-hyperemic index of coronary stenosis severity called resting full-cycle ratio (RFR) was found to be diagnostically equivalent to instantaneous wave-free ratio (iFR) in the VALIDATE RFR study. The results were presented today at EuroPCR, the annual meeting of the European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions, by Ziad A. Ali, MD, DPhil, and simultaneously published in EuroIntervention.

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23-May-2018 8:05 AM EDT
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Landmark Trial Testing Implantable Heart Defibrillators in Diabetes Patients

Loyola University Health System

Centers are enrolling patients in a landmark international trial to determine whether defibrillator devices can save lives when implanted in diabetic patients who have had prior heart attacks.

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22-May-2018 12:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 694741

To Have or Not to Have…Your Left Atrial Appendage Closed

Mayo Clinic

Each year in the U.S., more than 300,000 people have heart surgery. To reduce risk of stroke for their patients, surgeons often will close the left atrial appendage, which is a small sac in the left side of the heart where many blood clots form, during these surgeries. Mayo Clinic researchers report today in JAMA that adding this procedure is likely the right choice for certain patients but not all.

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17-May-2018 11:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 694423

CPAP May Reduce Resting Heart Rate in Prediabetic Patients

American Thoracic Society (ATS)

Patients with prediabetes who also have obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) may improve their resting heart rate, an important measure of cardiovascular health, by using continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) to treat their OSA, according to a randomized, controlled trial presented at the ATS 2018 International Conference.

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11-May-2018 10:05 AM EDT
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