Study Published in JAMA Finds Tissue Valves As Safe As Mechanical Valves in Middle-Aged Patients Over the Long Term
September 30, 2014
No significant difference in 15-year survival or stroke rates in younger patients who had aortic valve replacement with bioprosthetic valves compared with mechanical valves.
Become a “Heart Hero” This October During National Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month
September 30, 2014
Mount Sinai Health System urges the general public, especially students, to learn lifesaving CPR and how to use an automated external defibrillator to reduce sudden cardiac death rates.
The Mount Sinai Hospital’s Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Named after Dr. Samin K. Sharma
September 29, 2014
Mount Sinai Heart reaches $5 million endowment goal for the Dr. Samin K. Sharma Family Foundation Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory.
Mount Sinai Awarded 1.1 Million Grant to Investigate Kidney and Heart Disease in WTC Responders
September 11, 2014
Dr. Mary Ann McLaughlin to lead new study of the risks of kidney and heart disease among Ground Zero first-responders and volunteers exposed to the toxic dust-cloud.
September is National Cholesterol Education Month: 5 Steps to Keep Your Cholesterol in Check
September 8, 2014
Free Mount Sinai Health System Cholesterol Fairs in September to raise awareness about the importance of maintaining healthy cholesterol levels.
New Polypill Increases Heart Attack Patients' Medication Adherence
September 1, 2014
Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD, presents new findings at ESC 2014 showing novel fixed-dosed combination drug has potential to prevent more patients from having a second heart attack.
“Topping Off” Ceremony Marks Major Milestone in Mount Sinai Queens Construction Project
August 21, 2014
Entrance of Ambulatory Care Pavilion to be named for donors George S. Kaufman and Kaufman Astoria Studio