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Cardiologist investigates why TAVR might not work for some heart patient

Cardiologist investigates why TAVR might not work for some heart patient

Cardiologist investigates why TAVR might not work for some heart patient Cardiologist investigates why TAVR might not work for some heart patient Donald Lynch, MD, is shown in the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. Credit: Colleen Kelley/UC Creative + Brand A University of Cincinnati physician-researcher says unlocking the key …

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    Stakeholders update newborn screening guidelines for critical congenital heart disease

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    Stakeholders update newborn screening guidelines for critical congenital heart disease Stakeholders update newborn screening guidelines for critical congenital heart disease Credit: CC0 Public Domain A distinguished panel of medical experts, state and federal health officials, and congenital heart disease parent advocates published recommended updates to the current American Academy of …

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      Heart surgery stalled as COVID-19 spread

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      Heart surgery stalled as COVID-19 spread Heart surgery stalled as COVID-19 spread Credit: CC0 Public Domain As the novel coronavirus spread across the globe in early 2020, hospitals worldwide scaled back medical procedures, including life-saving heart surgery, to deal with the emerging threat of COVID-19. Now, as the SARS-CoV-2 virus …

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        Drug combos may be advance against heart failure

        Drug combos may be advance against heart failure

        Drug combos may be advance against heart failure Drug combos may be advance against heart failure (HealthDay)—Many patients with heart failure might live years longer if they were on a combination of newer medications, a study suggests. Researchers estimate that if certain heart failure patients were prescribed a four-pill regimen—including …

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          Mapping the neurons of the rat heart in 3-D

          Mapping the neurons of the rat heart in 3D

          Mapping the neurons of the rat heart in 3-D Mapping the neurons of the rat heart in 3-D This image shows a whole-heart view of the 3D reconstructed male rat heart, showing the extent and distribution of the intrinsic cardiac neurons Credit: Achanta et al. – iScience An interdisciplinary team …

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