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New blood test may help predict heart failure risk: Study


November 16th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): A new, highly sensitive investigative blood test may help predict the risk of heart failure and cardiovascular death much earlier than previously possible in older people who do ... Read more...

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Cigarette smoke exposure prior to heart transplant harmful: Study


November 25th, 2009 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): Cigarette smoke exposure prior to a heart transplant in either the donor, recipient, or both, accelerates the death of a transplanted heart, a new study has found.The ... Read more...

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Novel method to identify early-stage lung cancer


April 24th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 24 (ANI): By using a computer-aided detection (CAD) method, radiologists could identify cancerous lung nodules at an early stage, a new study has claimed.Performed at the University of Maryland Medical ... Read more...

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Joyful music can keep heart healthy


November 12th, 2008 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): Listening to music that makes you happy really does give the heart a lift, suggests a new study. For the first time, researchers at the University of Maryland ... Read more...

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Minimally invasive DaVinci robot makes for cheaper, better bypass surgery


April 28th, 2008 - 11:52 am ICT by admin
Washington, April 28 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Maryland have found that minimally invasive heart bypass surgery using a DaVinci robot means a shorter hospital stay and faster recovery for ... Read more...

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