News tagged with cardiac insufficiency

Using radio signals to prevent heart failure

Increased pressure in the heart is a warning sign - it may indicate heart failure. In the future, a battery-less miniature sensor implanted in a patient’s heart could be used to transmit on-demand cardiac pressure readings ...

dateOct 01, 2010 in Medical research
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Enzyme weakens the heart

An enzyme makes the mouse heart prone to chronic cardiac insufficiency - if it is suppressed, the heart remains strong despite increased stress. Cardiologists at the Internal Medicine Clinic at Heidelberg University Hospital ...

dateFeb 17, 2009 in Medical research
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