Prosthesis heart valves; choosing the right one for your patient

It is more than 50 years since Starr and Edwards’ description of successful prosthetic valve replacement in 1961.Although, Mitral valvotomy for mitral stenosis and other techniques […]

Bedtime aspirin may reduce risk of morning heart attack

Taking aspirin at bedtime instead of in the morning might reduce acute heart events, according a new study presented at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions […]

Deaths Linked to Cardiac Stents Rise as Overuse Seen

When Bruce Peterson went to see cardiologist Samuel DeMaio for chest pain, DeMaio put 21 coronary stents in Peterson’s chest over eight months, and in one […]

Compare two methods; Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery and Angioplasty

Coronary artery disease (CAD) is caused by “hardening” or “atherosclerosis” of the coronary arteries on the surface of the heart. The interior walls of arteries are […]

The Annual International Conference on Cardiology & Cardiovascular Medicine Research – CCMR 2013

At the end of 2013, the First Annual International Conference on Cardiology & Cardiovascular Medicine Research (CCMR) will be held in Singapore. This conference will be […]