A screening strategy for left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH) using two biomarkers can complement electrocardiography to identify a subpopulation of patients with LVH who need aggressive treatment. More »
Single-incision laparoscopic colectomy appears to have advantages over the standard laparasopic technique for patients with diverticular disease, and in the right hands even complicated cases can benefit from minimally invasive surgery.
Do patients with a left ventricular assist device (LVAD) have a worse sex life, afraid to damage it, or a better one, because they feel better? Either way, studies say, they should be encouraged to discuss the question.