- Important travel safety tips for people with heart disease
- Female heart attack patients fare better when treated by women doctors
- Smartphone app helps veterans engage in home-based cardiac rehab
- Air pollution linked to changes in cardiac structure
- More sensitive blood test diagnoses heart attacks in ER faster
Cardiac Mechanisms Underlying Sudden Unexpected Death
Three new studies presented at the annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society (AES 2014) describe the link between cardiac abnormalities... Read more
New Website Supports Patients Born with Heart Disease
The Peter Munk Cardiac Centre in Toronto has spearheaded the creation of a new website that aims to support young people with congenital heart... Read more
Experts: Heart Patients To Avoid Rush Hour Traffic
In a paper published this week in the European Heart Journal, heart patients have been advised to avoid being outside during rush hour traffic.... Read more
#euroecho: Cancer Drugs Encapsulation Reduces Heart Damage
Echocardiography detects early deterioration of heart function allowing prevention medication to be given Austrian researchers have shown that... Read more
#euroecho: 3D Printed Heart = Fewer Heart Surgeries
Doctors can perfect procedures on a model before the intervention New 3D printed heart technology could reduce the number of heart surgeries... Read more
What could possibly go wrong?: Thinking about the risks and benefits of medical treatments
HerzstiftungOlten is a local foundation connected to the Swiss Heart Foundation. I initiated the foundation of the Herzstiftung Olten 25 years ago. I realised, that a national organisation has difficulty to reach people on the ground. National heart foundations are usually supporting cardiovascular research and besides are active in making... Read more
A gynaecardiologist means a cardiologist for women. I want better cardiovascular healthcare for females, but I also want a better position for female cardiologists. In the U.S. and many other countries the position of a female cardiologist is still very inferior compared to the male. I know that female cardiologists are more interested in the... Read more
Like any other job, entering the field of cardiology requires academic experience and intensive training. Despite how simple it sounds, becoming a cardiologist is in fact, not an easy task. It may be tough to get your foot in the door and it is indeed, a long process but with hard work and dedication, you’ll get there in the end. If you aspire... Read more
The role of autophagy in the metabolism and outcomes after surgery
Increasing evidence implicates autophagy as repair process crucial for... Read more
Emergency monitor and defibrillator with touchscreen The DEFIGARD Touch 7 is an indispensable tool for rescuers. The device is extremely compact and offers the latest defibrillation technology in combination with comprehensive monitoring functions....
Automatic external defibrillator / with ECG monitor / public access FRED easyport SCHILLER
FRED easyport is an incredibly small and light pocket defibrillator, equipped with the effective and myocardium-saving defibrillation impulse called Multipulse Biowave. FRED easyport is the ideal companion for physicians, public service staff, even...
The Connex® Spot Monitor features an easy-to-use, vivid touchscreen display and provides accurate vital signs measurement including blood pressure averaging, spot checking, interval monitoring and custom scoring across patient populations. The device...
Unbelievably small and light mechanical chest compression device In case of a sudden cardiac arrest, immediate chest compressions are required. Performing manual chest compressions well for an extended period of time is almost impossible. Thanks to...