August 29, 2022MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute Uses Innovative Tool to Diagnose Coronary Microvascular Dysfunction
WASHINGTON — Melanie McCauley of Fort Washington, Md., first experienced angina, or chest pain, at a bowling tournament. The tightness and pain in her chest, nausea, and sweating became so inten...
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...
December 06, 2018
Study of Stroke Prevention Device Which May Give Physicians More Flexibility in Optimal Cardiac Positioning Washington, D.C., June 12, 2018 – MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute...
November 29, 2018Journal of the American Medical Association: Improving Electronic Health Record Usability and Safety Requires TransparencyOn Nov. 29, 2018, the Journal of the American Medical Association published a viewpoint article titled, “Improving Electronic Health Record Usability and Safety Requires Transparency,” by authors from MedStar Health’s National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare, American Medical Association, and Brigham and Women’s Hospital.
November 05, 2018
Makes Procedure More Comfortable, Even Easier to Recover From BALTIMORE—(November 5, 2018)—MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, part of the MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute, has become the first ho...
September 18, 2018Patients with Hepatitis C Can Safely Receive Kidneys from Hepatitis C-Positive Donors, then be Cured of the Virus
September 11, 2018Experts with MedStar Health’s National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare have leveraged their past research into the safety and usability of electronic health records (EHRs) to join with The Pew Charitable Trusts in offering recommendations to the federal government for making the health IT systems safer for children, whose unique needs make them particularly vulnerable to documented EHR usability and patient safety issues.