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University of Cincinnati Medical Center is pleased to share with you Cardiovascular Insights, an educational resource with information on the cutting-edge research, clinical trials, training and innovative treatments that are advancing the field.

    • 28 OCT 16
    AlterG Treadmill May Transform Stress Testing for Cardiac Patients

    AlterG Treadmill May Transform Stress Testing for Cardiac Patients

    The Division of Cardiovascular Health and Disease of the University of Cincinnati (UC) Medical Center is the first in the United States to study the AlterG ® Anti-Gravity Treadmill Pro 2001 to diagnose cardiovascular diseases and conditions. Myron Gerson, MD, emeritus professor of medicine, UC Medical Center, and Patrick Daly, MD, who recently completed his cardiology

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    • 20 MAY 16
    Treating Cardiogenic Shock: A Multidisciplinary Team Approach Achieves Better Outcomes

    Treating Cardiogenic Shock: A Multidisciplinary Team Approach Achieves Better Outcomes

    University of Cincinnati (UC) Medical Center has instituted a team approach for the treatment of acute cardiogenic shock, setting it apart from most medical centers and providing a critical advantage for such acutely ill patients. “With our growing STEMI volume, the team identified the need to provide early intervention for the patient in acute cardiogenic

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    • 20 MAY 16

    ECMO Is a Bridge to Transplantation for A 35-Year-Old Man with Chest Pain

    A 35-year-old male presented to a Dayton area hospital with two days of chest pain. He was taken to the cath lab where a left heart catheterization revealed 100% proximal occlusion and 100% left circumflex occlusion. He developed pulseless electrical activity (PEA) arrest, underwent cardiopulmonary support/advanced cardiac life support with return of spontaneous circulation within

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