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Heart & Vascular News

History of heart failure

  • November 28, 2022
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Just a few hundred years ago, the heart and its function were a bit of a mystery.

Kaneko named Chief of Cardiac Surgery

  • November 28, 2022
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On Oct. 1, Tsuyoshi Kaneko, MD, was named the Shoenberg Professor of Surgery and chief of cardiac surgery at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and Barnes-Jewish Hospital.

Redefining advanced heart failure

  • November 28, 2022
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Why should cardiologists refer patients to an advanced heart failure specialist?

Medical, non-surgical and surgical interventions for HCM treatment

  • July 25, 2022
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In addition to mavacamten, the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center offers people with HCM a range of medical, interventional and surgical options.

New drug, positive results for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

  • July 25, 2022
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An estimated 1 million people in the U.S. have hypertrophic cardiomyopathy—a heart condition also known as HCM—and many don’t know they have the condition until it’s too late.

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