Pioneer in minimally invasive heart surgery joins Baylor College of Medicine and Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center Jan 9, 2017 Dr. Joseph Lamelas has joined as associate chief of cardiac surgery in the division of cardiothoracic surgery and will conduct surgeries at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center.
New, smaller artificial heart implanted at Baylor St. Luke’s Dec 22, 2016 Doctors at CHI St. Luke’s Health–Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center have successfully implanted a new, smaller version of the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart for patient suffering from biventricular end-stage heart failure.
Early diagnosis of artery disease can prevent limb loss Oct 26, 2016 Dr. Miguel Montero-Baker suggests those with a certain medical history be evaluated for peripheral artery disease to prevent serious complications.
Baylor researchers contribute to project to develop guidelines for large sequence-based complex trait association studies Sep 22, 2016 Findings from the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute Exome Sequencing Project (ESP) could contribute to the advancement of precision medicine and the implications for the future of whole exome data analysis.
Baylor researchers working to find target blood pressure levels after stroke Jun 29, 2016 A consortium of researchers found clues to the ideal healthy blood pressure level for patients following a stroke.
Baylor well represented at AATS Annual Meeting 2016 Jun 2, 2016 Baylor's Dr. Joseph S. Coselli gave his presidential address to the annual meeting of the American Association for Thoracic Surgery.
Dr. Joseph S. Coselli: Lifetime of TAAA analysis gives patients, surgeons new insight into procedures Jun 2, 2016 Dr. Joseph S. Coselli and colleagues have presented a study consisting of the results of 30 years of performing open thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm (TAAA) repairs.
Stress and the heart Feb 17, 2016 Relaxing could have a positive effect on coronary artery disease and heart health.
What heart health really means Feb 1, 2016 What do terms like cholesterol, triglycerides, HDL, LDL, systolic and diastolic mean? Find out how they represent your heart health.
Baylor College of Medicine medical students to participate in state-wide CPR training Jan 27, 2016 Baylor College of Medicine to participate in statewide, hands-only CPR training event that will emphasize the two most important steps of CPR: calling 911 and starting compressions.