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Latest press releases

  • New test predicts SCD

    May 3, 2015

    A new test has been developed to predict sudden cardiac death in hemodialysis patients in whom such forecasts were previously impossible. The novel method was presented at ICNC 12 by Dr Akiyoshi Hashimoto, a cardiologist at Sapporo Medical University in Japan. The test uses a combination of nuclear medicine, C-reactive protein and electrocardiogram (ECG).

  • Chronic pulmonary disease increases SCD risk

    April 29, 2015

    People suffering from the common lung disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), have an increased risk of sudden cardiac death (SCD), according to new research published online in the European Heart Journal.

  • Polygamy increases risk of heart disease by more than 4-fold - Arabic version

    April 29, 2015
  • Polygamy increases risk of heart disease by more than 4-fold

    April 29, 2015

    The prospective multicentre observational study presented at presented at the Asian Pacific Society of Cardiology Congress 2015 (APSC 2015) in Abu Dhabi today, examined the relationship between the presence and severity of coronary artery disease (CAD) and number of wives.

  • Heart Failure 2015 Media Alert

    April 28, 2015

    A record number of abstracts have been submitted to the world’s leading heart failure congress, promising more original science than ever before.

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