Search Tag: myocardial infarction

Cardiology Management

Heart attack patients with cancer history receive suboptimal treatment

2017 27 Sep

New research finds that heart attack patients with a history of cancer received suboptimal treatment for myocardial infarction and were more likely to die in hospital, compared to those without cancer. The study, published in European Heart Journal: Acute Cardiovascular Care, included 35,249 patients enrolled in the acute myocardial infarction in Switzerland... Read more

Cardiology Management

Stem Cell Delivery Can Improve Cardiac Function After Infarction

2016 24 Oct

A study published by Hansen and colleagues in the journal BioResearch Open Access , demonstrated that delivering human mesenchymal stem cell (hMSC)-seeded biological sutures to the infarcted myocardium is a promising method with a significant treatment potential for myocardial infarction (MI).   Previous research suggests that stem cell-based... Read more