Electrophysiology & Arrhythmia

A federal investigation into the potential overuse of primary prevention implantable cardioverter…
Two neurologists from Stanford University believe their specialty must take the lead on ensuring…
Compared to warfarin, the direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) apixaban, rivaroxaban and dabigatran…
The thinking behind the Seattle Proportional Risk Model goes like this: As the annual risk for all-…
A triple therapy approach of warfarin, clopidogrel and aspirin substantially reduces the risk of…
Continuing cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) appeared to offer no benefit to patients who…
About 40 percent of deaths attributed to sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) aren’t really from “sudden” or…
Patients who progressed to having longer episodes of subclinical atrial fibrillation (SCAF) were…
People who reported having stressful jobs were 48 percent more likely to develop atrial…
With shorter half-lives and more predictable effects, direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) could help…
Patients who required permanent pacemakers (PPMs) after transcatheter aortic valve replacement (…
Pfizer gave more than $10 million to a charity for heart patients while dramatically increasing the…