Sen appointed Medical Director for Cardiac Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support Program
Yale Cardiovascular Medicine and the Yale New Haven Health Heart and Vascular Center are pleased to announce the formal appointment of Sounok Sen, MD, as the new Medical Director of the Cardiac Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support Program.
Amid Pyrophosphate Shortage, ASNC Issues Statement on How to Use HMDP as an Alternative Radiopharmaceutical in Cardiac Amyloidosis Imaging
Shortages of pyrophosphate (PYP), should not delay imaging in at-risk patients, according to a new information statement issued today by the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC).Source: ASNC
Which Advanced HF Patients Are Entresto-Intolerant in the Real World?
Confident prediction of who will or will not experience side effects from a cornerstone heart failure therapy continues to elude researchers. Experts at the Yale School of Medicine discuss data from landmark clinical trials.Source: MedPage Today
He Wang, MD, PhD, Named Director of New Cardiovascular Pathology Section in Pathology
Chen Liu, MD, PhD, Chair of Yale Pathology, announced He (Peter) Wang, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Pathology, as Director of the newly established Cardiovascular Pathology section in the Department of Pathology at Yale School of Medicine.
PET Imaging Confirms Link Between Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Heart Blood Flow Impairment
Patients with severe obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) are less able to increase blood flow to the heart when needed, according to a first-of-its-kind PET imaging study presented at the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging 2022 Annual Meeting.Source: Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
Yale VAMOS Program Provides Holistic Vascular Care
The Vascular Medicine OutcomeS (VAMOS) program at Yale University, an integral program supported by the Yale New Haven Health’s Heart and Vascular Center and Center for Musculoskeletal Care, includes a global team of interventional cardiologists, vascular surgeons, podiatrists, radiologists, allied health professionals, and outcomes researchers committed to transforming how PAD is diagnosed and treated, and how patients access care.