May 04, 2022
MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute marks launch of new robotic cardiac surgery program WASHINGTON — 64-year-old Brian Cohn of Northwest Washington is returning to his active life after under...
February 11, 2019
Leonardtown, Maryland – Cardiac rehabilitation can reduce the potentially devastating effects of heart disease and improve the quality of life for patients and their families. D...
January 18, 2019
Frederico M. Asch, MD presented analysis from his late breaking clinical trial, COAPT. The echocardiography characteristics of the COAPT population, strengthens the need to identify a consistent bas...
December 20, 2018
Advanced Technology Offers Hope to Qualified Patients Needing Replacement BALTIMORE— Dr. John Wang, chief of the cardiac catheterization lab, and his team at MedStar Union Memor...
August 14, 2018
We asked MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute Cardiologist Athanasios Thomaides, MD, FACC, to give us answers to the following common health questions he most often deals with as a cardiac ele...
July 11, 2018
The e-cigarette market has been on fire the past few years. With nearly 500 brands and 7,700 flavors of e-cigarettes on the market, according to the American Lung Association,...
May 09, 2018TAVR Clinical Trial Provides ‘Strong Signal’ Procedure is Safe for Patients with Low Surgical Mortality RiskPatients Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Showed No Deaths or Disabling Strokes within 30 days of Undergoing Less Invasive Procedure