Wednesday 22 Oct 2014

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App helps doctors estimate heart disease, stroke risk

A new app from the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association will make it easier for healthcare providers to estimate patients’ risk of heart attack and stroke and guide their treatment accordingly. The app, called the ASCVD Risk Estimator, uses […]

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SimpleScience@Heart: Speeding up heart attack treatment: There’s an app for that

 An experimental, inexpensive iPhone app could help save lives by speeding up treatment for the deadliest type of heart attack called STEMI.  In a new study, the app transferred

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SimpleScience@Heart: iPad app identifies neurological deficit among stroke survivors

A new iPad app can accurately identify a type of one-sided brain damage in stroke survivors. The condition, called unilateral neglect, can cause stroke survivors to ignore or forget