University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center researchers are seeking community input on a clinical trial that requires qualified patients to be enrolled when they are unconscious and unable to give consent. This study may improve care for all cardiac arrest patients.
UA researchers have identified the connection between thin-filament length and cardiac function, as well as the role thin-filament length dysregulation plays in cardiomyopathies. The new NIH grant will help to uncover insights into novel therapeutic targets for dilated cardiomyopathy.
Two University of Arizona researchers are co-authors of a report released that examines current statistics of cardiac arrest in the United States and recommends public health strategies to improve survival rates.
About one in 500 people have Hypertrophic cardiomyopathyand approximately 1 percent of people with the disorder die suddenly each year and many of them are young and unaware they even have heart issues.
With mixed emotions Sarver Heart Center announced the retirement of Lori Mackstaller, MD.
When Bill Chacon saw Gene Gerner fall off his horse, he knew something was seriously wrong: Gene wasn’t moving.