Sudden Cardiac Arrest: What you don't Know CAN Hurt you!Every day in the US, more than 1,000 people go into cardiac arrest. Only about 10 percent of them survive.
Back from the BrinkNobody expects to experience sudden cardiac arrest and the possibility of brain injury — especially an active young mother with a healthy lifestyle.
BIDMC Scientist Testing microRNAs as Heart Disease BiomarkerBIDMC cardiologist Saumya Das, MD, PhD, is leading a large national study to identify microRNAs that might serve as biomarkers in patients with heart disease.
Cardiac CT Scan An Alternative To CatheterizationDoctors are now able to image the heart and coronary arteries with a CT scan, avoiding in some cases the need for an invasive test that involves snaking a catheter through the arteries themselves.