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Study Takes a Look at Contemporary Use of Hybrid Revascularization

By Specialty Hospital Staff | October 24, 2019

Yesterday researchers noted that Hybrid revascularization, combining percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) and coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG), for the treatment of multivessel coronary artery disease, is used infrequently. According to findings published in the American Heart Journal, a new analysis, …

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Researchers See Worrying Decline in Medication Use After Cardiac Surgery

By Specialty Hospital Staff | October 10, 2019

At the combined ESC Congress 2019 and World Congress at Cardiology, held in Paris, France, late breaking results, from data gleaned from analyzing the SWEDHEART registry, were presented in a Hot Line Session.  The research findings reveal that preventive medications …

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Study Finds Risk of Heart Valve Infections Increase in Hospitals

By Specialty Hospital Staff | October 8, 2019

Rutgers University (RU) researchers report that people with heart disease or defective or artificial heart valves are at increased risk of developing a potentially deadly valve infection. Research findings reveal that new risk factors for this medical condition have been …

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Additional heart artery stenting Helps to Prevent future heart attacks

By Specialty Hospital Staff | October 4, 2019

University of Sheffield (UoS) researchers say that patients who have had emergency heart attack treatment with heart artery stenting—and have significant narrowings in their other untreated arteries—can benefit from additional stenting to help prevent future heart attacks. Over 700 UK …

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Greater Treatment Options for AVS Patients with a Lower Surgical Risk of Major Complications

By Specialty Hospital Staff | September 26, 2019

Last month, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), an agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, that protects the public health, approved an expanded indication for several transcatheter heart valves to include patients with severe aortic valve stenosis (Sapien …

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Using Advanced MRI Brain Scans to Predict Stroke-Related Dementia

By Specialty Hospital Staff | September 26, 2019

An advanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) brain scan analysis in patients with stroke-related, small vessel disease helped predict problems with thinking, planning, organizing information, process speed memory and even dementia, according to new research study published in the Sept. 12 issue …

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Defibrillator’s Location, Availability When Needed, May Improve Cardiac Arrest Outcomes

By Specialty Hospital Staff | September 18, 2019

Location, Location, Location.  This quote is often tied to real estate.  But a newly released study ties both location and availability of time of need to surviving cardiac arrest. Researchers note that Automated External Defibrillators (AED) are often placed in …

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Report Takes a Look at Wound Management Market

By Specialty Hospital Staff | September 17, 2019

A newly released report says that many factors are propelling the wound care management device market including the growing demand for faster recovery of wounds, rising incidences of chronic wound, increase in the number of surgeries, and the growing occurrence …

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Letter From One Of Our Patients

By Specialty Hospital Staff | September 13, 2019

Letter From A Dear Resident…

By Specialty Hospital Staff | September 13, 2019