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4/17/2015
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have created an in vitro, live-cell artificial vessel that can be used to study both the application and effects of devices us ...
4/16/2015
An international team of scientists, led by researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, have found genetic overlap between Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and two significant cardi ...
4/9/2015
Bonnie Ward
A 73-year-old man whose pacemaker leads had been errantly placed on the wrong side of the heart became the subject of a first-ever procedure by UC San Diego Health System heart experts.
4/8/2015
About one quarter of all atrial fibrillation patients at the lowest risk for stroke receive unnecessary blood thinners from cardiology specialists, according to a new study by researchers at Universit ...
4/6/2015
The Washington Post
Features Cheryl Anderson, PhD, MPH
3/30/2015
Yadira Galindo
UC San Diego Health System is honoring and celebrating its physicians on National Doctor’s Day and is announcing its 2015 Physician of the Year, Tyson Ikeda, MD, and House Officer of the Year, Kevin S ...
3/30/2015
U-T San Diego
Features Brinda Rana, PhD, Hemal Patel, PhD, Alan Hargens, PhD, Brandon Macias, PhD, Kumar Sharma, MD, and Dorothy Sears, PhD
3/19/2015
The Washington Post
Features Alexander Khalessi, MD
3/17/2015
Endocrinology Advisor
Features Pam Taub, MD
3/16/2015
U-T San Diego
Features Andrew Kahn, MD, PhD
3/9/2015
Drug Discovery & Development
Features Xiang-Dong Fu, PhD
3/4/2015
UC San Diego Health System Experts
What are some signs of head and neck cancers? Should I go on statins if I have borderline high cholesterol? What are the pros and cons of fetal testing? Our experts answer your health questions in thi ...
3/3/2015
Christina Johnson
Prescription medications are designed to remedy a diagnosed illness or condition but a side effect of many can be unwanted weight gain, adding pounds and problems. Learn more about drugs that can sabo ...
3/2/2015
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have identified a key piece in the complex molecular puzzle underlying heart failure – a serious and sometimes life-threatenin ...
3/2/2015
CBS 8
Features Lisa Murphy, CAO, Cardiovascular Services
3/2/2015
U-T San Diego
Features Paul Viviano, CEO
2/2/2015
The governing board of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) has awarded two University of California, San Diego researchers almost $3 million in combined funding to pursue new tec ...
2/2/2015
Officials of the University of California, San Diego and Perdana University in Malaysia have announced a plan to collaborate on further development of the Perdana University Graduate School of Medicin ...
1/22/2015
On Jan. 23-25, more than 15 stroke survivors and their caregivers will go on a mini-vacation in La Jolla, CA, as part of a therapeutic retreat for those whose lives have been affected – sometimes turn ...
1/20/2015
Christina Johnson
Roger Knott, a former Navy ship driver and volunteer on the USS Midway Museum, received a heart transplant on New Year’s Eve. It was the 54th heart transplant performed at UC San Diego Health System s ...
1/13/2015
Heather Buschman, PhD
Study finds that patients undergoing a first-time implantable cardoverter-defibrillator (ICD) procedure in the afternoon or evening or on weekends or holidays were more likely to experience adverse ev ...
1/9/2015
Christina Johnson
Male sexual health is more complicated than those commercials on TV suggest. There are issues about cardiovascular disease, fertility, reversible treatments, supplements and something called “manopaus ...
12/1/2014
UC San Diego Health System and Imperial Valley Family Care Medical Group announce a comprehensive affiliation that will enhance multi-specialty health care services available to patients in the Imperi ...
11/7/2014
Scott LaFee
Fourteen reasons why walking is good for you and why you should walk more.
8/27/2014
UC San Diego Health Experts
Should I take a daily aspirin to reduce my risk of heart attack? How do I help my elderly parents avoid falling? What is emotional eating? Our experts answer your health questions in this month’s Corn ...
4/7/2014
Michelle Brubaker
UC San Diego Cardiovascular Center recently implanted a new cardiac monitoring device in a patient that's the size of a paperclip and allows physicians to wirelessly monitor a patient's heart for abno ...

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