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ESC Congress 2017
Spotlight 2017: 40 Years of PCI The world's largest cardiovascular congress with over 500 experts sessions and 11 000 abstracts contributing to global awareness of the latest clinical trials and breakthrough discoveries. Abstract submission deadline: 14 Feb Clinical case submission deadline: 1 March Late Breaking Science deadline: 21 March Early Registration fee deadline: 31 May
Keesler Medical Center patient receives world's smallest pacemaker
The Keesler Medical Center at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, became the first Air Force hospital to implant the world's smallest pacemaker in a ...
Just one energy drink can trigger 'life threatening' changes to your blood pressure and heart rhythm ...
Dr Fletcher said: “We decided to study energy drinks' potential heart health impact because .... The resulting arrhythmia can be life threatening.”.
Q&A: saturated fat, your health and what the experts say
Three cardiologists' claims over dietary saturated fat drew on 'low-quality data' say experts in evidence-based medicine. Photograph: Ina Fassbender/ ...
Link between alcohol consumption and cardiac arrhythmias
The findings are important because it is thought that arrhythmias can, in some circumstances, lead to atrial fibrillation, an irregular heart beat that can ...
Wireless Pacing: A First Step Toward Fully Leadless CRT?
... will be necessary to definitively determine whether leadless systems will be superior to conventional pacemakers," Mullens and Nijst concluded.