Heart failure

SGLT2 inhibitors and GLP-1 receptor agonists in heart failure with reduced and preserved ejection fraction

Neil Minkoff, MD: How do you, as clinicians, decide when to incorporate this into a treatment journey, and at what point in the process do you integrate it if the goal is to try to prevent downstream speeds, downstream complications and the bad results? Are you doing this right now? Do you do this when […]

Heart surgery

Families Forced To Leave Province For Heart Surgery In Children Due To Lack Of Care At BC Children’s Hospital

More than a dozen families of children in need of heart surgery have been forced to travel long distances for life-saving care, after BC Children’s Hospital informed them there was no pediatric heart surgeon available . Thirteen children have been sent out of the province for surgery since July 1, according to the Vancouver hospital, […]

Heart transplant

Despite progress, black patients are still unlikely to receive heart transplants

After multivariate adjustment, the risk ratio for transplantation in AA was 0.90 (95% CI 0.83 – 0.96) compared to Caucasians, and the time to transplantation for other minorities was not not long. Credit: DOI: 10.1161 /circ.138.suppl_1.17340 Blacks who need a new heart are less likely to receive a transplant than whites, and if they do, […]

Heart surgery

Chris Cairns paralyzed after stroke during heart surgery

New The former polyvalent will undertake “an important process of rehabilitation” in a specialized hospital Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns is paralyzed in his legs after suffering a stroke to his spine following emergency heart surgery in Sydney, New Zealand media reported on Friday. Cairns, 51, had returned to his hometown of Canberra but […]

Heart surgery

Henrik Lundqvist will need another heart operation, was three days away from joining the Capitals

After being bought out by the New York Rangers, Henrik lundqvist signed with the Capitals ahead of the 2020-21 season, hoping his career would end like a fairytale like Ray Bourque’s. Instead, heart disease, which worsened during the offseason, ended Lundqvist’s season before it started. The goalie took extreme measures to try to find a […]

Heart surgery

Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts dies aged 80 after recent heart surgery

Alongside frontman Sir Mick Jagger and guitarist Keith Richards, Charlie Watts was one of the oldest members of the Rolling Stones. Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts has died aged 80, his publicist revealed today in a statement. The rock music icon passed away just weeks after retiring from the band’s No Filter tour of North […]

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Mustang Advisors Debt Consolidation Launches Credit Card Piggyback Review

Mustang Advisors Mustang Advisors debt consolidation Mustang advisers’ opinions With this simple arrangement, one party tries to take advantage of someone else’s good credit rating by adding it to their account. – Ari Mustang Advisors VIRGINIA BEACH, Virginia, USA, Aug 24, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – Do you know why they are called Mustang Advisors? In 1971, […]

Heart surgery

UC Health Achieves US First in Endoscopic Cardiac Surgery

UC Health cardiac surgeons have successfully performed the very first “triple valve” endoscopic surgery in the United States at UC Medical Center. In a single incision about an inch long, the team performed endoscopic heart surgery to replace the aortic and mitral valve and repair the tricuspid value – called “triple valve” surgery. Under the […]

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Is Debt Consolidation Hurting Your Credit? – Councilor Forbes

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. Find out if you qualify for debt relief Free estimate without obligation If you’re having trouble paying your bills or want to get out of debt faster, debt consolidation might be a […]

Heart surgery

DEXA helps predict mortality in patients with heart surgery

Canadian researchers measured muscle mass on DEXA and muscle strength (chair lift test) in patients undergoing heart surgery and found that patients with low scores had a three-fold higher risk of death after four years. The finding suggests that measuring muscle mass provides valuable information for the management of high-risk cardiac surgery patients. “The muscle […]

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How Nonprofit Debt Consolidation Works

If you’re trying to pay off your credit card debt but are struggling to do it on your own, you may want to consider nonprofit debt consolidation. Nonprofit debt relief companies work with your credit card issuers to lower the interest rates on your credit cards, resulting in lower monthly payments until your debt is […]

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Home equity loan for debt consolidation options

Editorial independence We want to help you make more informed decisions. Certain links on this page – clearly marked – may direct you to a partner website and earn us a referral commission. For more information see How we make money. If you’re a homeowner with too much debt, a financial product called a home […]

Heart surgery

Henry Mayo announces the availability of an alternative to open heart surgery

Officials at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital in Santa Clarita held an event on Tuesday presenting a less invasive alternative to open heart surgery to treat aortic stenosis. The procedure now available from Henry Mayo in Santa Clarita, called aortic valve catheter replacement (TAVR), allows doctors to replace the heart’s narrow aortic valves caused by aortic […]