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Heart specialist takes position in Dalian Atkinson murder trial

A specialist in cardiac intensive care told jurors in the murder trial it was impossible to indicate the “exact contribution” of 12 factors linked to the death of former Ipswich Town footballer Dalian Atkinson. Professor Charles Deakin told Birmingham Crown Court the management of the 48-year-old by paramedics was “sub-optimal” and failed to detect possible […]

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Centennial Heart At Parkridge Hires Interventional Cardiologist and Structural Heart Specialist Matthew Wiisanen, MD, FACC

Centennial Heart in Parkridge has hired Matthew E. Wiisanen, MD, FACC, a certified and scholarship-trained interventional cardiologist and structural heart specialist. Dr Wiisanen will serve as the Medical Director of Interventional Cardiology and Structural Cardiology Programs at Parkridge Health System. “Dr. Wiisanen will strengthen Parkridge Health’s cardiac and vascular services and introduce new structural cardiac […]

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Heart specialist urges people not to ignore warning signs – in light of impact of COVID-19

A Teesside heart specialist urged people not to ignore the warning signs and seek medical assistance if needed, in light of the surprising impact of COVID-19. It was after the British Heart Foundation revealed across the country that there were nearly 800 additional deaths among people under 65 with heart and circulatory problems since the […]

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Renowned Cardiologist Dr. Mario Castillo-Sang Joins St. E’s Cardiovascular Center of Excellence

Cardiothoracic surgeon Mario Castillo-Sang, MD, has joined St. Elizabeth Healthcare, bringing leading-edge expertise in minimally invasive mitral valve surgery and left ventricular assist device implant surgery to the northern Kentucky community ( LVAD) for advanced heart failure. After earning a fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery at the Washington University School of Medicine / Barnes-Jewish Hospital in […]