Cardiology & Cardiac Surgery
Research and innovation from the cardiology experts at Vanderbilt Health Institute
The iBAK’s Road to the Marketplace
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New Frontiers in Heart Transplant
Transplant pioneers harness the body’s natural rescue mechanisms to improve outcomes.
BMI Alternative Improves Disease Prediction
Researchers put a new model to the test in predicting cardiometabolic disease risk.
Challenges Overcome in Creation of Bioartificial Kidney
Part II: With bioengineering innovations, Team Sisyphus makes it over the top.
Partners in Care
Medical expertise infused with integrated technology allows Vanderbilt Health specialists to build partnerships and elevate care in complex and specialized cases.Make a Referral
Disruptive Proteins Culpable in Atrial Fibrillation
Study probes harm to the heart’s electrical pathways from natriuretic peptide oligomers.
Apps Satisfy Need for Bite-Sized Physician Education
Physician-leaders are homing in on best ways to help busy clinicians weave learning into practice.
Empagliflozin Beneficial in Early-Stage Heart Failure Cases
Multinational trial demonstrates short- and long-term benefits of the SGLT2 inhibitor for hospitalized patients.
Creating the First Implantable Bioartificial Kidney
Part 1: From Concept to Preclinical Trials
Hypertension Gene Improves Odds in Congenital Heart Disease
A predisposition for adult hypertension is a single-factor indicator pointing to better surgical outcomes for babies with congenital heart disease.
Magnesium Depletion Score Highlights Risk Factors
A new estimating tool may more accurately identify deficiencies associated with serious health risks.