Cardiology Resource Center

Heart Health 2019: An Elite Healthcare Resource Guide

Read This Issue Now! An Elite Healthcare Resource Guide Cover Story Living Your Best Life After a Heart Attack : Survivors can find a renewed sense of purpose. Features Heart Disease at Day 1: Nurses at Michigan’s Children’s Hospital are educating parents of babies…

Heart Failure in Women

Reduce readmissions with education, follow-up and advanced therapies Approximately 5.1 million Americans are affected by heart failure, and 2.5 million of these patients are women.1 Women are typically older when heart failure develops, and the cause is most often linked to hypertension, diabetes, valvular…

Fighting Against Heart Failure

New initiative leads to decreased readmissions and better-prepared clinicians and patients Some 5.7 million Americans have heart failure (HF), a leading cause of hospitalization among people over the age of 65. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, half of those with…

Cardiac Monitoring

Treating patients with heart disease has never been easy – but, surprisingly, in the past 10 years, it’s gotten even more difficult. “Treating the average cardiac patient is more complicated today than it was a decade ago,” reported David L. Scher, MD, a cardiologist,…

Maternal Cardiac Collapse

Most people can recall seeing a “flat line.” Whether one saw it on a television show or witnessed it in real life, the quintessential “beep, beep, beep, silence” comes to mind with the term. Such an event is typically followed by a flurry of…

Cardiac CTA

Acute chest pain is the most common diagnosis in the emergency department that requires expeditious and meticulous diagnostic testing and clinical decision-making.1 A diagnosis of chest pain can be challenging to exclude even after careful assessment and evaluation. As a result, patients often are needlessly…

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