A PARAMEDIC from Wrexham and his colleague have been hailed heroes after saving the life of a man who had suffered a cardiac arrest at [...]
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New studies suggest catheter ablation could be the first-line rhythm treatment for atrial fibrillation
Two studies — EARLY-AF and STOP AF First — indicate that catheter ablation, using cryoablation technology (Medtronic), could be the first-line rhythm treatment for atrial fibrillation (AF). They both [...]
Cardiac arrest happens when the there is an electrical problem, between the brain and the Sinus Atrial node of the heart. The heart is unable [...]
The family of seven known human coronaviruses are known for their impact on the respiratory tract, not the heart. However, the most recent coronavirus, severe [...]
According to the Centre for Disease Control (CDC), heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States and stroke is the [...]
The coronary arteries carry blood from the aorta to the heart muscle. Damage to the small blood vessels that branch off of the main coronary [...]
Dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) is a disease of your heart muscle where it becomes stretched and thin. This means that it’s unable to pump blood around [...]
Although you might know that eating certain foods can increase your heart disease risk, it's often tough to change your eating habits. Whether you have [...]
Sudden cardiac death (SCD) is a sudden, unexpected death caused by loss of heart function (sudden cardiac arrest). Sudden cardiac death is the largest cause [...]
Dr Satjit Bhusri, a Cardiologist at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City said that COVID 19 could boost cardiac arrest rates in multiple ways: [...]