Topic List : Cardiovascular Health
35 years ago: first successful heart-lung transplant
The surgeon who led the team that performed the first successful heart-lung transplant 35 years ago discusses his recollections of the patient and the operation.
Upgraded heart pump tested at Stanford
A multicenter clinical trial has been launched to determine the efficacy of a new version of a heart pump designed to allow remote monitoring.
Symposium on sex differences in heart disease
Heart experts will convene Feb. 24 to discuss the role gender differences play in the research and treatment of heart disease.
Sleep gene linked to heart failure
Researchers have identified a previously unknown association between heart function and the narcolepsy-linked orexin receptor pathway, a finding that could provide a promising direction for treatment research.