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Heart & Vascular News

Barnes-Jewish Again Ranked Among Nation’s Best By U.S. News As An Honor Roll Hospital and Again as #1 in St. Louis

  • July 18, 2011
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Barnes-Jewish Hospital and its physician partners at Washington University School of Medicine is again the only St. Louis area hospital or medical institution listed among America’s elite medical centers in U.S. News & World Report’s list of “Best Hospitals,” while also ranking as the number one medical center in the St. Louis metro area.

New Heart and Vascular Center Announced at Barnes-Jewish

  • June 2, 2011
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For the first time ever in the history of Washington University and Barnes-Jewish Hospital, the departments of cardiology, cardiothoracic surgery and vascular surgery have joined together to form a new Heart & Vascular Center.

Experts Issue New Heart Disease Guidelines for Women

  • February 15, 2011
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New guidelines issued from the American Heart Association add new risk factors to a woman’s risk of cardiovascular disease.

Bridwell, Lenke to be Honored by National Marfan Foundation

  • January 31, 2011
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Keith Bridwell, MD, and Lawrence Lenke, MD, are the 2011 recipients of the National Marfan Foundation’s Hero with a Heart Awards, February 26 at Heartworks St. Louis at the Chase Park Plaza.

Raising Awareness of Women's Risk of Heart Disease

  • January 31, 2011
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Heart disease is the leading killer of women, and for female physicians who work in cardiology and cardiac surgery, they want women to know their risk.