Search Tag: Heart

Nutritional Supplements Pose Risks to the Heart

2022 01 Feb

A recent statement by the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) warns that nutritional supplements taken to boost athletic performance can pose risks to the heart.  “Nutritional supplements are commonly viewed as risk-free substances that may improve performance, Some nutritional supplements, including various plant and ‘natural’ extracts, may pose... Read more

AI uses ECG and X-ray Results to diagnose Arrhythmic Disorders

2021 10 May

Researchers from the Kobe University Hospital, Japan, have developed an AI that uses multiple types of test data to predict the location of surplus pathways in the heart. These “accessory pathways” cause the heart to beat irregularly.   In this study on “Accessory pathway analysis using a multimodal deep learning model” published in Scientific Reports,... Read more

EHRA Congress 2021

2021 23 Apr

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CPC 2022 - Portuguese Congress of Cardiology

2022 22 Apr

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Heart Failure 2021

2021 29 Jun

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Global Heart Congress 2021

2021 25 Mar

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COVID-19 and the Heart

2020 16 Mar

According to the latest figures from the World Health Organization (WHO) , there are a total of 168,019 confirmed cases of coronavirus worldwide. So far, the virus has caused 6610 deaths and has affected 148 countries. The highest number of cases are in China (81,077), followed by Italy (24,747), Iran (14,991), Republic of Korea (8236), Spain (7753),... Read more

The Relationship Between the Heart and the Waist

2020 03 Feb

New research shows that heart attack survivors who have extra weight around their waist are at a greater risk of another heart attack. This is another reason why measuring the waist may actually be more important than stepping on the scale.  Excess weight around the waist has already been known to increase the odds of having a first heart attack.... Read more