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[18/11/2015] Sometimes, your situation seems hopeless and you just have to deal with it. Or so it seems at least. What can one do who chooses swimming instead of sinking? One example is Google-Manager Heidi Dohse who resorts to wearables to lead an active life as an athlete despite arrhythmia and pacemakers. She will talk about this at MEDICA MEDICINE+SPORTS CONFERENCE 2015.Heidi Dohse: From hospital bed back to racing bike with wearables - Read more
[17/11/2015] As part of the MEDICA 2015, the world’s largest medical trade fair with almost 5,000 exhibitors from 70 nations, the "MEDICA App COMPETITION" for the best medical app has been held live for the fourth time already.4th MEDICA App COMPETITION: "And the winner is…TALKITT" - Read more
[16/11/2015] Until now, catheter-based coronary angiography was considered state-of-the-art for the diagnosis of coronary heart disease. The coronary blood vessels are examined with the help of a catheter. Yet this method is not without risk. An exam using a computer tomography scanner (CT) - the so-called CT coronary angiogram- represents a low-risk alternative.CT coronary angiograms – fewer risks, deeper insight into the heart - Read more
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[13/11/2015] A mechanical valve prosthesis has a better survival record than a biological valve prosthesis, according to a large registry study from Sweden's Karolinska Institutet. The finding, which is published in the European Heart Journal, can be highly significant, since the use of biological valve prostheses has increased in all age groups in recent years.Mechanical heart valve prosthesis superior to biological - Read more
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[12/11/2015] Human pluripotent stem cells (hPSC) can become any type of cell in the adult body, offering great potential in disease modeling, drug discovery and creating replacement cells for conditions ranging from cardiovascular to Alzheimer's disease.Novel stem cell line avoids risk of introducing transplanted tumors - Read more