Cardiology

December 13th, 2017 Surgery that doesn't involve the heart may cause perioperative myocardial injury (PMI) in people with known or at high risk of developing heart disease and and is strongly associated with death within 30 days afterwards, according to Swiss...

November 22nd, 2017 A University of Aberdeen study has found that the effects of Takotsubo cardiomyopathy – or “broken heart syndrome - can be permanent, contrary to previous research had suggested that the heart damage caused was temporary. Severe emotional...

October 11th, 2017 Frequent sauna bathing reduces the risk of elevated blood pressure and is linked to a lower risk of pulmonary diseases, according to an extensive follow-up population-based study carried out at the University of Eastern Finland. The risk of...
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