Tag: Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute

Cancer Patient Referred to Miami Cardiac &...

A team of specialists from Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute has performed a relatively new procedure on a 62-year-old breast...

August 25, 2020

Paving the Road to Recovery During COVID-19:...

Since elective surgeries have resumed, more patients are seeking help at Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute for a wide range...

August 19, 2020

Mitral Valve Prolapse: How Serious Is It?

It’s the most common heart valve condition in the U.S., affecting around 8 million people: mitral valve prolapse.  It’s also...

August 18, 2020

Concern Grows Over COVID-19’s Impact on Heart...

Medical researchers continue to connect COVID-19 infections to lingering inflammation of the heart muscle, which can lead to serious cardiac...

August 18, 2020

High Blood Pressure: Know Your Numbers

Did you know it’s a myth that high blood pressure mostly affects people over the age of 60? Nearly half...

August 11, 2020

‘Structural Heart’ Treatment: Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair...

Removal from a ventilator was a milestone moment for a patient recovering from parainfluenza in Baptist Hospital’s intensive care unit....

August 4, 2020

Preventing a Second Heart Attack

Heart attacks, or myocardial infarctions, occur when a blood clot or piece of plaque blocks one of the arteries that...

July 28, 2020

Life on the Frontline of the COVID-19...

Ever wonder what it’s like to work in healthcare during the pandemic? As the coronavirus raged through South Florida earlier...

July 22, 2020

Bypassing Leg Pain: Innovative Procedure Keeps Blood...

When a simple walk down the block caused severe leg pain, a South Florida man turned to the experts at...

July 21, 2020

‘Hybrid’ Coronary Bypass Surgery: Back to Normal...

Each year in the United States, at least 240,000 coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgeries are performed, according to statistics published...

July 17, 2020

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COVID-19 Roundup: Who’s at Risk for...

Long Haulers: New Study Looks at Risk Factors Linked to Lingering COVID-19 Symptoms Reports of so-called “long haulers” or “long-COVID” are rising — referring to...

A Closer Look at Breast and...

Many women understand that if they have breast cancer, they may be at higher risk for ovarian cancer ― and vice versa. But did you...

Woman with Chronic Debilitating Back Pain...

If you’re one of the 16 million Americans who suffers from chronic back pain, you know how it can affect every waking – and sleeping...

Discussing Bladder Issues in the No...

Bladder issues — ranging from minor annoyances to major life disruptions — are common. Talking about them is not.  Don’t let an unwarranted stigma attached...

Meningiomas: Prominent Expert’s Q&A on the...

Meningiomas represent about 1 out of 3 primary brain and spinal cord tumors. They are the most commonly diagnosed primary brain tumors in adults. And...

COVID-19 Testing at Baptist Health: Easy...

As Florida’s schoolchildren return to the classroom, and restaurants, bars, sports venues and other businesses are now able to reopen at full capacity, one thing...

The Innovation Mindset: Transferring Intellectual Advances...

In today’s society, the term innovation has become synonymous with value. Many even call our current global economy the “innovation economy.” There’s no shortage of...

Watch Now: Marcus Neuroscience Institute Delivers...

Today is World Spine Day 2020. Since an estimated one billion people worldwide suffer with spinal pain, it is an opportune time to remind everyone...

COVID-19 Roundup: First U.S. Case of...

Nevada Man, 25, First Confirmed Case of ‘Reinfection’ With COVID-19, Case Study Says A 25-year-old man from Nevada was infected twice with COVID-19 earlier this...

New Helipad Opens Atop Emergency Center...

With the goal of providing even faster access to life-saving medical care, Baptist Hospital has built a new helipad on the roof of its emergency...