February 1, 2019 – Researchers hope to develop a test that could detect early changes in blood flow to the heart. A pilot project by Duke and DCRI researchers suggests that in the near future, a blood test could show whether arteries carrying blood to the heart are narrow or blocked, a risk factor for…
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At your first visit to a cardiologist you will get a thorough review of your medical history and assessment of risk factors of coronary artery disease. Blood pressure, heart rate and electrocardiogram will be obtained. You will have a complete cardiac/vascular exam.
Constrictive pericarditis (CP) is a form of diastolic heart failure that arises because an inelastic pericardium inhibits cardiac filling. This disorder must be considered in the differential diagnosis for unexplained heart failure, particularly when the left ventricular ejection fraction is preserved.Nov 25, 2017
The term cardiology is derived from the Greek words “cardia,” which refers to the heart and “logy” meaning “study of.” Cardiology is a branch of medicine that concerns diseases and disorders of the heart, which may range from congenital defects through to acquired heart diseases such as coronary artery disease and Feb 26, 2019