Vascular - Veins News
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.
Blood test on horizon to detect aortic aneurysm, dissection Sep 19, 2013 Baylor part of team that has developed a blood test to provide a faster and simpler way to diagnose and monitor deadly aortic aneurysms and dissections.
Mechanical regulation of cell migration and vessel dynamics directs capillaries to form large vascular trees Sep 5, 2013 Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine report that increases in blood flow induce small blood vessels called capillaries to fuse, increasing the size of the tube through which circulation moves and reducing resistance.
Sawing logs at night is not a good workout for your heart Feb 6, 2013 Baylor College of Medicine experts find that snoring is not only disruptive to sleep but may also signal heart troubles.
'Nudge' can be ethical choice Feb 4, 2013 Ethics experts provide information on how healthcare professions can most ethically help patients with decision-making.
BCM physician helps update guidelines related to heart events Jul 18, 2012 Dr. Hani Jneid is the chair of the Writing Group and the lead author of the update.
UTHealth Medical School and Baylor College of Medicine research: Common gene variant associated with aortic dissection Oct 3, 2011 Researchers find common genetic variant can double a person's chances of having an acute aortic dissection.
Pediatric strokes: More common than most people think May 17, 2011 Are pediatric strokes more common than many think? BCM experts say childhood strokes say that they do occur in kids.
Biomedical breakthrough: Discovery addresses key roadblock to growing replacement tissues, organs Jan 14, 2011 BCM and Rice University collaboration uncovers method to grow blood vessels and capillaries.
BCM physicians help draft American Heart Association guidelines on vascular closure devices Dec 22, 2010 BCM cardiologists lend expertise to vascular closure device guidelines.