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Cardiology Management

Artificial Intelligence-Assisted Care in Medicine: Friend or Foe?

2019 30 Oct

Technical innovation has always been a driver for medical breakthroughs in the field of cardiology. These include the Laennec’s stethoscope, the electro- and echocardiogram, percutaneous coronary interventions,  transcatheter structural heart interventions, open heart surgery, ventricular assist, and implantable electronic devices. However, while... Read more

Cardiology Management

Patients Fail to Adhere to Treatment Regimen after MI

2016 23 Aug

According to latest results published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, only 43 percent of patients fully adhered to their guideline-indicated treatment regimes two years after an MI while only 34 percent of patients with atherosclerosis were fully adherent following two years. They added that full adherence reduced the risk... Read more