Genes And Cardiovascular Disease: When Can Testing Be A Tool?

Feb 14, 2018 at 10:34 am by steve

Heart disease doesn't play fair. Lifelong smokers who never exercise may live well into their 80s on fast food, while vegetarian joggers can die suddenly when their hearts giv.... Read More

Get with the Guidelines: Blood Pressure Edition

Feb 14, 2018 at 10:30 am by steve

ACC, AHA Redefine Hypertension This past November, the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association redefined the way clinicians and the public should think.... Read More

Radial Caths and Stents

Feb 14, 2018 at 09:54 am by steve

"The advantages were clear. When we saw one of our Heart South cardiologists using radial access for caths and stents, we all wanted to learn. Now we do 70 to 75 percent of ou.... Read More

Robotic-Arm Assisted Joint Replacement

Feb 13, 2018 at 04:28 pm by steve

The surgeons at Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center are the first in Birmingham to use Stryker's Mako Robot-Arm Assisted Surgery System in total knee, partial kne.... Read More

Improving Sleep Quality for Breast Cancer Survivors

Feb 13, 2018 at 04:05 pm by steve

A study by researchers at the UAB School of Health Professions published in Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, the official journal of the American College of Sp.... Read More

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Jun 20, 2024 at 07:14 pm by kbarrettalley

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