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University Hospitals Introduces Exercise MRI

May 29, 2017

High-resolution images can predict previously undetectable abnormalities
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Spring 2017

KLF Knowledge

May 29, 2017

New $6.7 million NIH grant seeks to explain role of key transcription factors in age-related cardiovascular disease
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Spring 2017

Ohio’s First Fetal Heart Procedure Performed at UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital

May 8, 2017

Specialists collaborate on an aortic valvuloplasty on 29-week-old fetus
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Spring 2017

Surgical Solutions

May 8, 2017

New Surgical Chair Joseph F. Sabik, MD, brings extensive experience with minimally invasive mitral valve procedures to University Hospitals
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Spring 2017

CONTROVERSIES IN CARDIOLOGY

January 30, 2017

PCI or Bypass Surgery for Left Main Coronary Artery Disease
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Winter 2017

Statins Under-Prescribed in the Young with Severe Dyslipidemia

January 29, 2017

Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Winter 2017

Leading the Way in Lead Management

January 26, 2017

Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Winter 2017

OCT: Bringing Heart Imaging to Light

January 26, 2017

Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Winter 2017

A PARACHUTE for Ischemic Heart Failure

January 26, 2017

Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Winter 2017

Grown-Up Care for Congenital Heart Disease

January 24, 2017

Creating the optimal care setting for adults with congenital heart disease
Innovations in Pediatrics - Winter 2017

Making the Case for CT CORONARY CALCIUM SCORING

January 16, 2017

Innovative, no-cost program increases access to vital test

Managing Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

January 3, 2017

Success requires interplay of genetics, cardiology, electrophysiology and cardiac surgery Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Winter 2016

When Cancer Meets Cardio

January 3, 2017

A national model for onco-cardiology care
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Spring 2016

Joseph F. Sabik III, MD, Joins UH as Chair, Department of Surgery

November 30, 2016

UH News, November 30, 2016

Mukesh K. Jain, MD, FAHA, Named to the National Academy of Medicine

October 20, 2016

UH News Release, October 17, 2016

Marco Costa, MD, PhD, MBA, Named New President of UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute

August 17, 2016

Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Summer 2016

Meeting the CAD Challenge

August 17, 2016

New Coronary Clinic at UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute offers combined approach for complex cases
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Summer 2016

Asking Questions, Giving Options

August 17, 2016

New clinical trials open for advanced LV heart failure, chelation therapy and renal denervation for treatment-resistant hypertension
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Summer 2016

UH Partners with Procter & Gamble TO PROMOTE HEART HEALTH

August 17, 2016

Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Summer 2016

Controversies in Cardiology: Anti-Thrombotic Therapy in PAD

August 17, 2016

Do we need more than aspirin?
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Summer 2016

Aorta Advantage

August 16, 2016

Vascular and cardiac surgeons team up in new multidisciplinary Aortic Center
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Summer 2016

Age is Just a Number

August 16, 2016

Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Summer 2016

Expanding Limited Options

April 26, 2016

Cardiac amyloidosis patient receives LVAD at UH Case Medical Center in rare procedure
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Spring 2016

Educating patients about cancer treatment clinical trials improves knowledge and attitudes about participating in research

February 28, 2016

Case Western Reserve School of Medicine and University Hospitals researchers find video-based information more effective than text in encouraging participants to consider clinical trials

Controversies in Cardiology: Blood Pressure Targets in Hypertension

January 1, 2016

Addressing cardiovascular risk in patients with inflammatory diseases
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Winter 2016

LVADs: Pushing the Envelope, Looking to the Future

January 1, 2016

UH Cardiac Surgeons and Heart Failure Specialists use LVADs in novel ways, aim to test smaller, minimally invasive devices in development
Harrington Heart & Vascular Innovations - Winter 2016

Multidisciplinary Model

December 21, 2015

Addressing cardiovascular risk in patients with inflammatory diseases
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Winter 2016

PCSK9 Inhibitors: Pinpointing The Potential

September 1, 2015

What will be their impact In controlling cholesterol?
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Fall 2015

Learning On The Leading Edge

September 1, 2015

High-impact cardiovascular Research & Innovation Center benefits both patients and physicians
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Fall 2015

New Drugs For Heart Failure: Hope Or Hype?

September 1, 2015

University Hospitals heart failure specialist provides perspective on newly approved medications
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Fall 2015

Levosimendan: Is It a Game-Changer in Cardiac Surgery?

June 1, 2015

UH one of highest-enrolling centers in landmark LEVO-CTS trial
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Summer 2015

Carotid Controversy

June 1, 2015

UH participating in pivotal clinical trials of different approaches to carotid artery stenosis
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Summer 2015

Repurposing with a Purpose

June 1, 2015

Unique program aims to bridge the treatment gap for rheumatic heart disease in Uganda
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Summer 2015

Complex Type A Aortic Dissection

April 1, 2015

Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Spring 2015

Invasive Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing

April 1, 2015

A sophisticated solution for solving dyspnea's diagnostic dilemma
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Spring 2015

Solutions for Recurrent Mitral Disease

April 1, 2015

Innovative procedures give patients options
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Spring 2015

HeartFlow FFRct Technology Now in Use at UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute

April 1, 2015

Case studies show value of noninvasive test
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Spring 2015

Conquering Chronic Total Occlusion

April 1, 2015

Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Spring 2015

The Evolution of TAVR

January 1, 2015

Advances and refinements have improved outcomes and cost effectiveness
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Winter 2015

Fully Robotic AF Ablation

January 1, 2015

Pilot experience at UH combining two robotic technologies shows promise
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Winter 2015

FFR-CT: A Revolution in CAD Diagnosis

January 1, 2015

Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Winter 2015

Onco-Cardiology

January 1, 2015

Overcoming severe coronary vasospasm with 5-fluorouracil
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Winter 2015

Low-Density Lipoprotein (LDL) Apheresis for Dyslipidemia

September 1, 2014

Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Fall 2014

Device Duo

September 1, 2014

Studies of groundbreaking new electrophysiology devices under way at UH Case Medical Center
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Fall 2014

Mitral Minimalism

September 1, 2014

Percutaneous mitral valve repair now available at UH Case Medical Center
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Fall 2014

Complex Cardiac Surgery

September 1, 2014

When to refer your patient for leading-edge surgical therapies
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Fall 2014

TEVAR for Type B Aortic Dissection

September 1, 2014

Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Fall 2014

Taking Action on Dyspnea

January 1, 2014

Using exercise-based testing to improve diagnosis and treatment
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Winter 2014

Dual Objectives

January 1, 2014

Experts in oncology and cardiovascular medicine team up to optimize outcomes for cancer patients
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Winter 2014

HeartMate II assembly Image reprinted with the permission of Thoratec Corporation.

VADs Get an Upgrade

January 1, 2014

Advances in technology benefit patients as well as researchers
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Winter 2014

Novel Interventions for Peripheral Artery Disease

January 1, 2014

Revisiting the treatment of coronary blockages informs novel interventions for peripheral artery disease
Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute Innovations - Winter 2014

Toad Anti-Gravity (TAG) Brace for Plantar Ulcerations

August 23, 2013

TAG Brace Fact Sheet

CoreValve® U.S. Pivotal Trial for Severe Aortic Stenosis

August 23, 2013

CoreValve Fact Sheet

RESPOND CRT Therapy for Advanced Heart Failure

August 23, 2013

SonR® RESPOND CRT Fact Sheet

AdaptivCRT® for Advanced Heart Failure

August 23, 2013

AdaptivCRT® Fact Sheet

Nanostim™ Leadless Pacemaker for Cardiac Arrhythmias

August 23, 2013

Nanostim Fact Sheet

Subcutaneous ICD for Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Arrest

August 23, 2013

Subcutaneous ICD Fact Sheet

Transcarotid CAS with Dynamic Flow Reversal

August 23, 2013

Roadster Fact Sheet

Collaborative Care for Patients with Cancer and Heart Dysfunction

January 1, 2013

Forging Medicine’s FUTURE - Cardiovascular Medicine and Surgery

UH Case Medical Center First to Offer Novel Heartflow FFRCT Technology

December 16, 2012

Medical tests are stressful. Invasive tests, stress tests and unnecessary surgeries are too, not to mention the costs associated with all of them, but the alternative of undiagnosed heart problems are not. They can be fatal.

Study Finds Knowledge Poor About Stroke In Uganda

March 23, 2012

Survey done by Makerere University in Uganda, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals Case Medical Center