Newswise : Heart Disease

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Shared protein fingerprint could simplify treatment of common inherited heart disease

University of Wisconsin-Madison scientists discovered that many different genetic mutations result in surprisingly similar changes to heart muscle proteins in patients with the most severe manifestations of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

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Study Finds Removing Cost from Calcium Score Testing Increased Utilization

Newswise imageA study out of University Hospitals found that removing the cost barrier for coronary artery calcium screening resulted in an immediate increase in utilization of the test.

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UHN features Apple Watch in a new study to advance remote management of heart failure

Newswise imageThe Ted Rogers Centre for Heart Research, at the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre (University Health Network) are collaborating with Apple, Inc., to give heart failure patients even more control over their health, and usher in a new era of remote monitoring possibilities.

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