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Notes from a heart specialist on the impact of global warming on our health and well-being

This week horrific and deadly tornadoes plagued my home state of Tennessee killing at least 89 people in five states. Experts are studying how causally these storms were linked to rising temperatures, but deadly tornadoes do occur more often in areas of the country like my hometown where they were once rare. A teddy bear […]

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Baptist Health Cardiac Specialist Performs Revolutionary Procedure – The Resident Community News Group, Inc.

Posted on December 3, 2021 By the publisher Movers & Shakers, Neighborhood News, Riverside, Avondale, Ortega, Murray Hill, San Jose, San Marco, St. Nicholas Baptist Health’s medical team is the first in the region to use the Synergy Megatron Stent for high-risk cardiac procedures. Cardiologist Salil Patel performed the first surgery in Northeast Florida using […]

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Heart specialist takes position in Dalian Atkinson murder trial

A specialist in cardiac intensive care told jurors in the murder trial it was impossible to indicate the “exact contribution” of 12 factors linked to the death of former Ipswich Town footballer Dalian Atkinson. Professor Charles Deakin told Birmingham Crown Court the management of the 48-year-old by paramedics was “sub-optimal” and failed to detect possible […]

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Centennial Heart At Parkridge Hires Interventional Cardiologist and Structural Heart Specialist Matthew Wiisanen, MD, FACC

Centennial Heart in Parkridge has hired Matthew E. Wiisanen, MD, FACC, a certified and scholarship-trained interventional cardiologist and structural heart specialist. Dr Wiisanen will serve as the Medical Director of Interventional Cardiology and Structural Cardiology Programs at Parkridge Health System. “Dr. Wiisanen will strengthen Parkridge Health’s cardiac and vascular services and introduce new structural cardiac […]

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Heart specialist urges people not to ignore warning signs – in light of impact of COVID-19

A Teesside heart specialist urged people not to ignore the warning signs and seek medical assistance if needed, in light of the surprising impact of COVID-19. It was after the British Heart Foundation revealed across the country that there were nearly 800 additional deaths among people under 65 with heart and circulatory problems since the […]