UNDERSTANDING YOUR HEART CATH: A GLOSSARY OF ANGIOGRAPHIC TERMS FOR THE NOVICE

The language of medicine is oftentimes more difficult to understand than a foreign language.  At BestHeartInfo.com we understand how important it is for patients and their families to be able to communicate with their healthcare providers to gain a better understanding of their medical issues.   We have had many requests for a primer on the […]

CARDIOVASCULAR CONTROVERSIES #1 – STENTS VS. HEART BYPASS SURGERY

Cardiovascular Controversies #1 Stents Versus Heart Bypass Surgery For Coronary Artery Disease There was a time in America when you had a heart blockage that the only option available to you was heart bypass surgery. Over the last 50 years, cardiologists have been developing techniques in which a wire mesh tube is implanted in the […]