Editorial – ESC Munich 2018
JEROEN J. BAX, FESC
Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
From the 25th to 29th of August 2018, the European Society of Cardiology host- ed the annual ESC congress in Munich again. This year, a total of 33 000 health care professionals attended the 4.5-day event, one the most successful cardiology meetings ever. The attendees came from more than 150 countries and enjoyed al- most […]
Les explications de Pierre Boutouyrie, cardiologue et chercheur (Inserm/Paris-Descartes)
Innovations in medicine
NTU Singapore and TTSH invent smart medical device for early intervention of congestive heart failure
A research team from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) and Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH) have invented a smart handheld medical device that could enable early intervention for patients with congestive heart failure.
Study Finds Phone App Effectively Identifies Potentially Fatal Heart Attacks with the Near Accuracy of a Standard ECG
Can your smart phone determine if you’re having the most serious – and deadly – form of heart attack? A new research study says it can – and may be a valuable tool to save lives.