Latest news

Category: Research

Special evening looks at preimplantation genetic diagnosis

9th August 2016

Procedure can help families avoid passing on genetic conditions to their children.

Study looks at how long internal defibrillators last

4th August 2016

But devices today are expected to last longer, said the researchers.

Commonly used drugs may worsen heart failure, says American Heart Association

1st August 2016

Beware medicines such as ibruprofen and St John's Wort, says AHA.

Stem cell trial suggests damaged heart tissue can be regenerated

29th July 2016

Small study reports dramatic results.

Games like Pokémon Go get a welcome from cardiologists

29th July 2016

They can get people walking and help improve lifestyles, they say.

International study into cardiomyopathy gene mutations

25th July 2016

publishes its first data.

What increases your risk of developing takotsubo cardiomyopathy?

18th July 2016

Small study looks at the psychological background.

Leadless pacemaker safe with MRI, say researchers

7th July 2016

Device is fitted in the heart via a vein in the leg.