Young people with high cholesterol levels at higher risk of heart disease during middle age, finds study
Researchers also found that the damage done to the arteries at a younger age, say teenage years, due to higher levels of LDL may be irreversible
Dr Padmavati passes away at 103: Eminent doctor, popularly called 'godmother of cardiology in India', succumbs to COVID-19
The senior doctor, India's first woman cardiologist, was born a year before the world was hit by the Spanish Flu
Teens dealing with anxiety and depression may be at high risk of heart attack by midlife, research reveals
Heart attacks, many studies have shown, have a higher incidence rate among people with a generalised anxiety disorder.
Stents can’t take the place of diet and exercise: What Indians should really take away from the ISCHEMIA trial
IHD occurs when cholesterol plaque builds up inside the walls of our arteries. This can later stop the blood flow to the heart and cause a heart attack.
The platform brings together behavioural science, real world clinical evidence and artificial intelligence to provide real time monitoring, coaching and advice to patients, and virtual clinical assistance to doctors.
CT scans currently pick up risk of heart attacks once arteries have already been narrowed by plaque.
The iPhone app helps patients to keep track of all their medications, including how much to take and at what time.
Eminent cardiologist BK Goyal died after suffering a cardiac arrest in Mumbai on Tuesday morning.
One of the most important applications of the algorithm is in remote areas where people may not have access to cardiologists.
The agreement was signed by Victor Asare Bampoe, Deputy Health Minister, Ghana, and Hari Prasad, CEO, Central Region, Apollo Hospitals, a press release from Apollo said.
According to the health ministry's Non-Communicable Disease Unit, around 350 Sri Lankans die daily due to heart attacks, diabetes, hypertension, kidney and respiratory diseases.