An analysis conducted at the Munich Octoberfest found that acute alcohol consumption was associated with sinus tachycardia and other cardiac arrhythmias.

A jury in Los Angeles this week awarded former Cardiovascular Systems sales manager Steven Babyak more than $25 million in damages related to a whistleblower and wrongful termination lawsuit he filed against the company.

New research from the University of Michigan has found that targeting inflammation in patients with venous thromboembolism could reduce rates of morbidity and mortality.

Overweight adults with central obesity had an increased risk of mortality compared with counterparts without central obesity, according to a survey analysis.

Researchers in Germany have developed a risk prediction score that strongly correlated with mortality in patients who suffer from cardiogenic shock following an acute MI.