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American Association of Heart Failure Nurses (AAHFN) Announces More Certified Heart Failure Nurses Pass the Exam
05 sept. 2012 13h06 HE | American Association of Heart Failure Nurses
MOUNT LAUREL, N.J., Sept. 5, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nurses of the American Association of Heart Failure Nurses (AAHFN) are clinicians, educators, scientists, administrators and others who are...
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Heart Attack Patients Taken to PCI Hospitals First Treated Faster
10 mai 2012 11h15 HE | American Heart Association
Highlight: Patients taken directly to a hospital equipped to treat heart attacks with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) received treatments an average of 31 minutes faster than patients...
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QCOR 2012 Wednesday News Tips
09 mai 2012 16h00 HE | American Heart Association
ATLANTA, May 9, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Embargoed for 4 p.m. ET – Abstract 72 Sedative use after first heart attack increases risk of subsequent attacks, deaths Patients who take...
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Death Risks Higher for Heart Attack Survivors Living Near Major Roadways
07 mai 2012 16h00 HE | American Heart Association
Study Highlights: Living near a major roadway increases heart attack survivors' risk of death. The study provides new evidence that long-term exposure to roadways is associated with...
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American Heart Association Updates Online Course to Treat STEMI
03 avr. 2012 08h00 HE | American Heart Association
DALLAS, April 3, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Heart Association has updated its Learn:® Rapid STEMI ID course with new science and key changes from its revised 2010 AHA Guidelines for...
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American Heart Association's Mission: Lifeline Featured in WebTV Series
02 mars 2012 17h15 HE | American Heart Association
DALLAS, March 2, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Heart Association's Mission: Lifeline program is featured on the First Responder Network's new WebTV series, "Code STEMI". The series, launched...
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Protein Modified by Researchers May Reduce Heart Attack Damage
01 mars 2012 16h00 HE | American Heart Association
Study Highlights: Researcher-modified proteins reduced heart attack damage by 50 percent in mice. The protein is produced after a heart attack to protect heart cells from dying. Protein...
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Grief Over Losing Loved One Linked to Higher Heart Attack Risks
09 janv. 2012 16h00 HE | American Heart Association
Study Highlights: Heart attack risks are extremely high for the bereaved in the days and weeks after losing a loved one. The first day after a loved one died, heart attack risk was 21 times...
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Two Anti-Clotting Regimens Similarly Effective in Patients Undergoing Angioplasty After Heart Attack
13 nov. 2011 08h00 HE | American Heart Association
Study Highlights: Two anti-clotting treatments ― abciximab with heparin, or bivalirudin ― were similar in preventing death, subsequent heart attack or need for further...
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Insomnia Could Moderately Raise Your Heart Attack Risk
24 oct. 2011 16h00 HE | American Heart Association
Study Highlights: Insomnia was associated with a moderately higher chance of heart attack, according to a Norwegian study. Patients and healthcare providers should discuss sleep problems...