Stories

Clinical trials updates

Clinical trials updates

The latest results from four clinical trials: TRUE-AHF; EUCLID; Pioneer AF-PCI; and ART.

Congestive heart failure

Congestive heart failure

Using low-oxygen therapy to regenerate growth in damaged hearts; exercise to prevent heart failure with preserved ejection fraction; the clinical clues and signs of advanced heart failure; exercise intolerance in heart patients: chronotropic incompetence or reluctance.

Critical Care Team Helps Desperately Ill Man Survive Wait for Liver Transplantation

Critical Care Team Helps Desperately Ill Man Survive Wait for Liver Transplantation

Rebechong Mokisang survived his wait for a new liver thanks to the Abdominal Transplant Critical Care Team.

General cardiology

General cardiology

Circulation, the leading journal in cardiovascular medicine, is now based at UTSW; measuring troponin in an outpatient setting; glucose control for patients with acute coronary syndromes.

Heart prevention

Heart prevention

Examining the obesity paradox in STEMI patients; understanding cholesterol efflux to mitigate heart attack and stroke; coronary calcium scores of zero: when nothing is really something.

Interventional cardiology

Interventional cardiology

Determining excellence in transcatheter aortic valve replacement: what to expect in 2017.

A vibrant environment

A vibrant environment

UT Southwestern is always well represented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions. Dr. John Warner, CEO of UT Southwestern University Hospitals and President-Elect of the AHA, explains the significance of UTSW’s participation and what it means for referring physicians.