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Journey From MACE To HF
Diabetes is a risk factor for the development of heart failure (HF). Undetected HF appears to be a significant health concern in patients with type...
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What is a TAVR? (Also called TAVI)This minimally invasive surgical procedure repairs the valve without removing the old, damaged valve. Instead, it...
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TAVR case performed by Dr MS Hiremath on 88yr old patient
TAVR case performed by Dr MS Hiremath on 88yr old patient
TAVR case at Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune.
Dr M S Hiremath Best Cardiologist in Pune recently did his Ninth TAVR case at Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune. This case was rare as it performed on an 88 y...
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Dosti Dil Se - Times of India
Dosti Dil Se - Times of India
Is there a heart disease gene? Family history and heart disease
You may have heard many times in your life that when people look at a child, they often say things like, "She has her mother's eyes, her gran...
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The Golden Hour
The golden hour is commonly known to relate to a heart attack. But what does this actually mean and what happens to the heart during this period of...
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Healthy hearts
A fatty diet can raise your cholesterol, increasing your risk of heart disease and stroke. Get food tips for lowering your cholesterol.
Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome
In Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome, the heart beats abnormally fast. The syndrome is congenital (present at birth) and is caused by an extra electrical connection in the heart.
Postural tachycardia syndrome (PoTS)
Postural tachycardia syndrome (PoTS) is an abnormal increase in heart rate after sitting or standing up. It typically causes dizziness, fainting, sweating and other symptoms. There are many possible causes of PoTS, but in many cases the condition is unexplained.
Pacemaker implantation
Pacemaker implantation is a surgical procedure where a small electrical device called a pacemaker is implanted in your chest. The pacemaker sends regular electrical pulses that help keep your heart beating regularly.
Oedema is the medical term for fluid retention in the body. The build-up of fluid causes affected tissue to become swollen. The swelling can occur in one particular part of the body – for example, as the result of an injury – or it can be more general.
Magnesium test
A magnesium test is used to measure the amount of magnesium in your blood. Magnesium is a metallic element that's found mainly in the bones and is essential to life.
Long QT syndrome
Long QT syndrome causes problems with the electrical activity of the heart. It's uncommon, occurring in around 1 in every 2,000 people. Long QT syndrome is often the result of a faulty gene that's inherited from one of your parents.
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