• Novel Way to Reduce Sudden Cardiac Death Risk Identified

    1 month ago - By Medindia Health

    Prevent Sudden Cardiac Death and Sudden Cardiac Arrest : New study has shown that by changing the time course of voltage change early in action potential, it is now possible to both withhold lethal heart rhythm problems and improve the strength of cardiac contraction in heart failure at the same time.
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  • Abdominal obesity linked to risk of recurrent heart attacks

    Abdominal obesity linked to risk of recurrent heart attacks

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    Heart attack survivors who carry excess fat around their waist are at increased risk of another heart attack, according to research published today in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, a journal of the European Society of Cardiology.
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  • Research suggests new approach to reducing the risk of sudden death in heart failure

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    Around 26 million people worldwide suffer from heart failure, with more than 50 per cent dying suddenly most likely due to the spontaneous onset of a heart rhythm problem, known as an arrhythmia.
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