A Wake-Up Call for Cardiovascular Health

seem to demonstrate that addressing OSA successfully in patients who have experienced myocardial infarction, CABG, stents, sudden death-like events, and strokes, improves outcomes.” It surprises Zachek that even after 25…

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Puzzle Master

doubled every year since its inception. That growth prompted Shotwell’s call to Srivastava. While Shotwell prefers performing procedures, Srivastava’s expertise at diagnosis and figuring out the puzzles has made them…

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Events – Mar 2019

medical research, including at the University of Kentucky. This research has resulted in life-saving techniques, surgeries, and medications, including heart transplantation, cholesterol and blood pressure lowering drugs, stroke and heart…

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How Resilience Protects Your Heart — Inside and Out

by severe emotional stress or trauma: Death of long-term spouse or partner Major relationship breakup Serious financial problems Job loss Domestic abuse So what’s my why for serving as chair…

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Lexington Medical Society Foundation Distributes Grants to Area Charities

Wellness Commission, which supports confidential counseling sessions for active LMS members. Additionally, the LMS Foundation and Society set aside $1,500 towards an emergency relief fund for medical students at the…

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Kentucky’s Medical Review Panel Act and Unanswered Questions in the Wake of Its Demise

likely inadmissible, panelists themselves could still be subpoenaed to testify as experts in cases they reviewed. Of course, panelists who are willing to testify or consult may be retained by…

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Women with Heart

field that is increasingly sub-specialized, with cutting-edge imaging advances and increasing use of non-invasive surgical procedures. “I see things getting increasingly sub-specialized,” says Lash, who is the only cardiologist in…

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The Care Collaborative

Allison Merritt, MPH, Epidemiologist – Kentucky Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Program As a healthcare professional, you are most likely aware that hypertension is a serious medical condition that increases…

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Fast-Tracking Results for Heart Patients

was in crisis mode, suffering the most serious health risk of his life. I was astounded by the speed of treatment — within seconds to minutes, we had helped that…

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