Aortic Valve Regurgitation: Why Surgical Management Remains in Vogue
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia heart surgeons present a detailed analysis of surgical outcomes in patients with aortic insufficiency.
Pulmonary Hypertension: How MRI Can Help Get to the Heart of the Matter
A cardiac imaging specialist and physicist at Weill Cornell Medicine collaborate to develop a non-invasive tool for measuring oxygenation.
Retrograde Cerebral Perfusion: Heightening Protection During Aortic Arch Surgery
Cardiothoracic surgeons at Weill Cornell Medicine examine benefits of RCP to maintaining optimal circulation to the brain.
Wave of the Future: Remote Cardiac Monitoring for Heart Failure
Cardiac faculty at Columbia and Weill Cornell Medicine launch a remote cardiac monitoring program and present an extensive review of the newest devices – both implantable and noninvasive.
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: The Role for Septal Myectomy
Columbia cardiothoracic surgeon discusses septal reduction therapy for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and results of a study investigating the procedure’s effect on preventing acute cardiac events.
Cardio-Oncology: Staying Ahead of Cancer Care and Its Cardiovascular Consequences
In the rapidly evolving field of cardio-oncology, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is making its mark with dedicated programs led by cardiology faculty at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons and Weill Cornell Medicine.
Dr. Martin B. Leon Recognized with American College of Cardiology’s Top Honor
Martin B. Leon, MD, Director of the Center for Interventional Vascular Therapy at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center, has been awarded the 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) in honor of his contributions to the field of interventional cardiology.
TAVR Marks Another Milestone
A multicenter clinical trial has found that transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) performed better than open heart surgery in patients with severe aortic stenosis at low surgical risk.
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