A-Fib on the Rise


The Three Most Important Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Atrial Fibrillation


September is National Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month.

New System in Arizona Dramatically Improves Survival from Cardiac Arrest


Study Shows Marked Increase in Survival Rates with Routing Change

University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center Welcomes New Doctors, Notes National Appointments


Drs. Desai and Doraiswamy join the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center faculty; Professors Antin and Gregorio appointed to national organizations.

More than 100 UAHN Physicians among 'Best Doctors in America'


More than 100 Tucson physicians with the University of Arizona Health Network are ranked among the 2014 Best Doctors in America and are featured in Tucson Lifestyle magazine’s July issue on Best Doctors in Tucson.

UA Cardiology Fellows Class of 2014 Prepare for Next Phase of Careers


The University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center celebrated the graduation of five fellows from the Cardiovascular Medicine Fellowship Program and two from the Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program this June.

Men should do these seven things for cardiac health


Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of men, and the hearts of one of eight men over age 40 will at some point suddenly stop beating – an event known as sudden cardiac arrest. June is both National Men's Health Month and CPR and AED Awareness Month, making it a good time to revisit ways to prevent heart disease.

Startup Company Targets Paradigm Shift in Heart Valve Surgery


PolyNova, a startup company that has grown out of an inter-institutional collaboration between the University of Arizona (UA) and Stony Brook University, announced it is developing a novel polymeric prosthetic heart valve.

Women Who Lead


"Women of the Heart" and "Sweitzer Brings Researchers Together" featuring Nancy K. Sweitzer, MD, PhD, Carol Gregorio, PhD, and Jil C. Tardiff, MD, PhD, talking about leadership, cardiology, research, and the next generation.