Cardiac MRI Safely Reduces Invasive Tx for Stable Angina
MR-INFORM trial finds no better result with initial diagnostic angiogram
3 days ago - MedPageToday
Simple Scan Could Open Up New Avenues for Angina Treatment
Simple scan could be used to guide treatment decisions for angina patients, reveals a new study.
4 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
CV MRI noninferior to FFR for MACE in patients with stable angina, CAD risk factors
Myocardial perfusion CV MRI lowered the incidence of coronary revascularization compared with fractional flow reserve in patients with stable angina and CAD risk factors...
4 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
MRI imaging could guide treatment decisions for angina patients
A 40 minute test for angina could help patients avoid an overnight stay in hospital, according to research funded by the NIHR Guy's and St Thomas' Biomedical Research Centre.
4 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Coronary heart disease may speed up cognitive decline
A study of adults aged 50 and over found that decline in memory and thinking was faster after a heart attack or angina, but not before.
5 days ago - Medical News Today
PA Cardiologist Convicted in $13 Million Billing Scheme
The federal conviction stemmed from fraudulent insurance billings for an angina treatment the physician advertised as the 'Fountain of Youth.' Medscape Medical News
5 days ago - Medscape
Heart Trouble Can Speed Brain Decline, Study Says
Nearly 6% of people in the study had a heart attack otrdeveloped angina. The researchers found that all the people who developed heart trouble displayed a faster decline in...
6 days ago - Web MD
FFR-CT Guidance for Stable Angina Holds Up Longer Term
Non-invasive imaging modality gets a boost from 1-year registry data
1 month ago - MedPageToday
Top stories in cardiology: FDA approves alirocumab for CV outcomes, firibastat lowers BP
Among the top stories in cardiology last week were the FDA approval of alirocumab to reduce risk for myocardial infarction, unstable angina and stroke in patients with CVD and...
1 month ago - Healio
FDA grants alirocumab CV outcomes indication
Sanofi and Regeneron announced that alirocumab has been approved to reduce the risk for MI, unstable angina requiring hospitalization and stroke in patients with established...
1 month ago - Healio
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Gut Microbiome-based Treatment found to Curb Food Allergies
Study finds altered gut microbiota in infants with food allergy; oral therapy to replenish bacteria prevented food allergy and suppressed established disease in mice.
Childhood Brain Tumor Survivors Encounter Lasting Cognitive, Socioeconomic...
Survivors of childhood brain tumors who underwent radiotherapy at very young at the time of diagnosis may experience cognitive, socioeconomic burdens decades after treatment...
Oral Steroids Ups Infection Risk in Inflammatory Disease Patients
Oral steroids puts patients with inflammatory disease at high risk of infection, according to a new study.
How coffee could be the secret to fighting obesity
Scientists at the University of Nottingham used nine people to test their theory, which had already been successful in a lab. Coffee was found to increase activity in people's...
Nutrition is the Missing Element in Home Health Today: Study
Educating home health patients on the benefits of proper nutritional care can help promote their strength and prevent them from going back to the hospital, which eventually...
Ocean Swimming Raises Vulnerability to Infection: Study
Swimming in the ocean water changes the skin microbiome and raises the risk of infection, including that of the ear and skin, finds a new study.
Push-Ups: How Hand Position Changes the Muscles You Work
Push-ups are one of the most popular bodyweight exercises and one that works multiple muscle groups simultaneously. While we characteristically think of push-ups as a triceps...
Video Shows Carrie Underwood's Baby Knows Who The Real MVP Parent Is
Babies prefer mommy's voice over daddy's - especially when it's a Grammy award-winning one! Scientific fact: Singing to your baby not only calms them down, but can also benefit...
New Discovery Helps Explain Some Forms of Stroke
A new behavior of the blood vessels of the brain in zebrafish has been identified by scientists.
U of Oregon snowflakes triggered by 100-year-old Pioneer statue
The rugged individualism portrayed by a statue of a Pioneer on the University of Oregon campus has made the news. The 100-year-old statue, featuring a man carrying a whip in...