Tag: Coronary Artery Disease

Innovation, Research

Biologic therapy for psoriasis may reduce heart disease

September 15, 2020

Via: ScienceDaily Health

Chronic inflammation in people with psoriasis is associated with a higher risk of developing coronary artery disease. Biologic therapy medications are proteins that are given by injection or infusion and suppress the inflammation process by blocking the action of cytokines, […]

Innovation, Research

Newer therapies may benefit patients with type 2 diabetes and coronary artery disease

April 13, 2020

Via: The Medical News

Type 2 diabetes (T2D) affects treatment options for patients who have both coronary artery disease (CAD) and T2D, according to a new American Heart Association Scientific Statement, published today in the Association’s flagship journal Circulation. The scientific statement provides an […]

Innovation, Med Tech

New computational modeling technology to noninvasively assess likelihood of heart attack

August 22, 2019

Via: The Medical News

The National Science Foundation has awarded $550,000 to fund a collaborative new research project to develop a noninvasive, computational modeling technology for assessing the likelihood of a heart attack in patients with high levels of plaque buildup in their arteries […]

Innovation, Research

New genome analysis scores risk of serious common diseases

August 15, 2018


A research team in the US has devised a new genome analysis approach that can identify large proportions of people who are at a higher risk of developing serious common diseases such as coronary artery disease. The research has been […]

Innovation, Research

Unmarried heart disease patients have higher risk of death

December 20, 2017

Via: The Medical News

Compared to married heart disease patients, being unmarried was associated with a higher risk of dying, according to new research in Journal of the American Heart Association, the Open Access Journal of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. Scientists have […]

Biomarker, Innovation

Voice Used as Diagnostic Biomarker for Coronary Artery Disease

November 17, 2016

Via: Medgadget

Beyond Verbal, a company that provides voice analysis software, has announced that its algorithms were used successfully to help detect the presence of coronary artery disease (CAD) in a group of patients. Results of a study conducted at the Mayo […]