Cardiology

Continued Statin Use Linked to Lower Death Risk

A Brigham and Women's Hospital-led study published in Annals of Internal Medicine highlights the benefits of prolonged statin use. Researchers... Read more

Statin Denial Cult: Myths and Lies

In an Editorial published in Annals of Internal Medicine, Steven E. Nissen, MD, of the Cleveland Clinic blames an internet-driven cult for statins'... Read more

Long Working Hours and Increased AFib Risk

Long working hours are shown to be associated with an increased risk of atrial fibrillation (AFib), the most common cardiac arrhythmia. Researchers... Read more

The soft artificial heart resembles the human heart in appearance and function.

Silicone Heart That Looks Like a Real Heart

A soft artificial heart that beats almost like a human heart has been developed by researchers from ETH Zurich. The artificial heart was created... Read more

Fewer Heart Attacks During Weekends, Summer Vacation

New research supports evidence showing that stress is related to a higher risk of myocardial infarction (MI) – i.e., heart attack. In the new... Read more

Latest Journals

Previous Next

Blog Posts

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 national... 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 subject... 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 to be... Read more

From Our Journals

Dr. Francesca Rubulotta MD, PhD, eMBA, FRCA, FICM

“Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.”

The COmpetency-BAsed Training programme in Intensive Care for Europe and...

 Samna Ghani

Critical Care in Egypt

The healthcare system in Egypt has come a long way, but still faces many...

 Anna Sort

The Role of Gamification and Engagement Design in the Future of Healthcare

Gamification is on the rise right now as a powerful tool to change behaviour...

Prof. Henrik S. Thomsen

Risks of contrast agent administration

Outlines the frequency of adverse effects, prevention and management, and...

 Julie Benbenishty RN, BA, MSN

Israeli Society of Cardiac and Intensive Care Nursing

The Israeli Cardiac and Intensive Care Nursing Society is very active and...

Prof Paul Chang MD, FSIIM

Artificial intelligence and radiology: human-machine collaboration is key

Human-machine collaboration is key.Should radiologists be buying into the...

cardiology management, cardio managementCardiology Management articles, leadership discussions, case studies, blogs, interviews and much more. All you need as true cardiology leader.