Search Tag: cardiac arrhythmias

Cardiology Management

Battery-Less Pacemaker

2017 12 Jun

Researchers from Rice University and Texas Heart Institute have introduced a wireless, battery-less pacemaker that can be implanted directly into a patient's heart. Their device was presented at the IEEE's International Microwave Symposium (IMS) in Honolulu. The pacemaker was designed by Aydin Babakhani, electric and computer engineering professor... Read more

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Alcohol Consumption and Cardiac Arrhythmias

2017 30 Apr

Researchers studied beer drinkers at the Munich Octoberfest and found that the more the alcohol consumption, the higher the likelihood of developing cardiac arrhythmia. The research findings are published in the European Heart Journal. See Also : Moderate, Habitual Alcohol Intake Can Cause Irregular Heartbeat This is the first study to investigate... Read more

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22nd World Congress on Heart Disease 2017

2017 14 Jul

The Congress will provide the opportunity for a comprehensive overview of the latest research developments in cardiovascular medicine, primarily in the areas of molecular biology, coronary artery disease, heart failure, cardiac arrhythmias and cardiac surgery. Plans for this CME meeting are progressing extremely well. Many distinguished cardiologists... Read more