Practice Management

A free phone app helped a low-income, obese patient population achieve clinically meaningful weight…
Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center in Houston has hired two new cardiac surgeons and an administrator…
A novel risk score incorporating patient demographics and clinical characteristics known ahead of…
Cardiologists and researchers alike are calling for the early halt of a national heart stem cell…
A point-of-care troponin assay that yields results within about 15 minutes was equally effective at…
Cleveland Clinic researchers identified amyloid deposits in 10.2 percent of patients undergoing…
The proportion of part-time cardiologists is declining at a time when one would expect health…
The Leapfrog Group, a nonprofit organization that grades nearly 2,000 U.S. hospitals, is expanding…
Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital are recommending 31 papers authored by a…
Despite the myth of a “weekend effect” in cardiac surgery—the idea that patients discharged from…
Fewer than one-third of Chinese patients with acute coronary syndromes (ACS) receive guidance to…
In spite of recent research suggesting statins might carry some benefit for non-CVD patients, a…