Green Valley Lecture Series & Healthy Heart Day 2015


Information for the upcoming Green Valley Lecture Series 2014-2015. Also, treat yourself to Healthy Heart Day on Saturday, Feb. 7

Note From the Director


Sarver Heart Center Director, Nancy K. Sweitzer, MD, PhD, reflects on 2014.

Heart Procedure Updates


The TAVR Program Celebrates Two Years of Improving Patients' Lives

Improving Care


Sarver Heart Center Director, Nancy K. Sweitzer, MD, PhD, shares her enthusiasm for collaboration in the ongoing research on heart failure.

Epinephrine Hurts Cardiac Arrest Survival?


Karl B. Kern and Gordon A. Ewy comment on study on cardiac arrest and epinephrine use

UA College of Nursing Professor Ruth Taylor-Piliae Receives AHA 2014 Stroke Article of the Year Award


This annual award recognizes the scientific and clinical contributions of cerebrovascular nurses in promoting AHA goals and excellence in cerebrovascular nursing science; Dr. Taylor-Piliae was recognized for her article about the effects of Tai Chi on older stroke survivors.

CPR Phone Guidance Boosts Cardiac Arrest Survival


Talking bystanders through CPR methods for a cardiac emergency during a 911 call can significantly boost survival rates.

How to Follow a Low-Cholesterol Diet


Reduce your heart attack and stroke risk by keeping to a diet low in cholesterol.