Focus on Heart Health

    Focus on Heart Health

    • Focus on Heart Health
    • This series examines the trends in cardiac care, from medications, to technologies, to treatments gu...

    Focus on Heart Health


    Combination of Diet and Exercise Offers Benefits in Patients with a Common Type of Heart Failure

    [Read the Article] Among obese older patients with an increasingly common type of heart failure, calorie restriction and/or exercise training improved... Read more

    January 25, 2016 | 1 min

    Individualizing VTE Treatment and Prevention of Recurrence: The Place for Direct Oral Anticoagulants in VTE

    Host: Jennifer Caudle, DO Guest: Alok A. Khorana, M.D. Join Prof. Alok Khorana as he is interviewed on the the place for direct oral anticoagulant... Read more

    November 13, 2015 | 14 min

    Shared Financial Incentives for Both Physicians and Patients Improved Cholesterol Levels

    [Read the Article] Financial incentives for physicians or patients are one way healthcare organizations are trying to improve health outcomes. A new s... Read more

    November 9, 2015 | 1 min

    Study Finds Survival After Cardiac Arrest Improves When More Patients Receive Bystander CPR and External Defibrillation

    [Read the Article] Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest is a major public health issue, accounting for approximately 200,000 deaths per year in the United S... Read more

    September 3, 2015 | 1 min

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