CardioBeat Library

CardioBeat is a newsletter written for physicians, it is produced by the Henry Ford Heart & Vascular Institute to share news about our research and important advances in the field of cardiology, cardiac surgery and vascular surgery.

Summer 2022: In This Edition

TAVR: 10 miraculous years of saving lives
CTO-Complex PCI Live Aid 2022 to Support Hospitals in Ukraine
New device for left atrial appendage closure
Association between socioeconomic status in acute limb ischemia outcomes

Winter 2022: In This Edition

Genetic Testing For HeFH Changed The Lives Of An Entire Family
Two Studies Examine the Effect on Socioeconomic Disparities in Vascular Surgery
FACTS Trial Aims to Decrease Vascular Complications
CardioMEMS(TM) Advances Management of Heart Failure

Cardio Beat Summer 2021

Summer 2021: In This Edition

NCSI Results Demonstrate Significant Increase in Cardiogenic Shock Survival
Brachytherapy Used to Treat Recurrent Blockage in the Heart
New Device to Treat Heart Failure, Improve Kidney Function
Popliteal Artery Entrapment Syndrome in Younger Athletes

Spring 2021: In This Edition

iPhone 12 Charging Coil Magnet Interferes with ICDs
U.S. Caval Valve Registry Examimes Caval Valve Implantation
Henry Ford Hospital Opens New Hybrid OR: The Future of Vascular Surgery
Study Indicates Relationship Between Maximal Exercise Capacity and Risk of Hospitalization Among COVID-19 Patients

cardio beat fall 2020

Fall 2020: In This Edition

COVID-19: The Heart & Vascular Experience
Importance of Three Dimension Planning in Cerebral Embolic Protection
Benefit of Arterial Duplex Stent Imaging After Superficial Femoral Artery Stent Inplantation

Summer 2020: In This Edition

Congestive Heart Failure Services Expand in Jackson
Crest 2 Trial: Seeks Participants to Study Stroke Prevention
Multidisciplinary Amyloidosis Clinic Provides New Treatment
Canadian/U.S. Hospital Systems Join to Save Lives of Cardiac Patients

cardio beat fall 2019

Fall 2019: In This Issue

TAVR Program Expands Regionally
TCAR Shown to Prevent Stroke
Nationwide Trial: First Metro Detroit Heart Failure Patients Treated With Stem Cells
Inducing a Mini Heart Attack Helps Valve Patients, Study Shows

Spring 2019: In This Issue

HFWBH 10th Anniversary and Advancements in Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
1,000th 3D printed heart patient receives new mitral valve
Partner 3 Trial: TAVR has better results than Aortic Valve Surgery (SAVR)
Cerebrovascular injuries associated with blood pressure derangements
Dr. Akshay Khandelwal named board chair for the American College of Cardiology

Winter 2019: In This Issue

COAPT Trial Results: Transcatheter Mitral-Valve Repair in Patients with Heart Failure Provides New Option
ATTRACT Multicenter Trial Results
First Patient in the U.S. Receives Device for Hard-to-Treat Angina
National CSI Preliminary Results Show A 50 Percent Jump in Survival
Regional ECMO Program Expands at Henry Ford Hospital
4th Patient in U.S. Benefits from BASILICA at Henry Ford

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Summer 2018: In This Issue

National CSI Update
Targeted metabolomic profiling of plasma and survival in heart failure patients
Impact of center LVAD volume on outcomes after implantation
AAA Repair: comparing renal function in endovascular to open repair

Cardio Beat Spring 2018

Spring 2018: In This Issue

Advancing Approaches to TAVR
BASILICA and LAMPOON Procedures Show Promise
Cardiac Rehabilitation Offers Telemedicine Option
Henry Ford: Michigan’s Most Experienced Hospital for CTO PCI

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Fall 2017: In This Issue

Center for Structural Heart Disease Program continues to grow
Pregnancy Related Risks for Cardiovascular Events
ROADMAP Study: Accuracy of Seattle Heart failure Model and Heart Mate II Prediction Models
3D Guided Imaging – Predict and Prevent Valve Placement Risk

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Winter 2017: In This Issue

Protocol-Driven Care Improves Service and Quality
Study Deems Transcaval Valve Replacement "Successful"
New Procedure for Untreatable Conditions
Vascular Medicine Offers Non-Surgical PAD Patients Hope


Fall 2016: In This Issue

New Cardiac Inpatient Unit Opens
Patients Find Virtual Care Saves Time and Travel Too
Virtual Clinic Encounters Advance Healthcare


Summer 2016: In This Issue

FDA Approves First Leadless Pacemaker
Multi-Center Study of Transradial Versus Transfemoral Approach
Partner III Trial Begins For Patients With Severe Aortic Stenosis

Cardiobeat spring 2016

Spring 2016: In This Issue

Henry Ford Macomb Hospital Named Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospital in U.S.
Precision Medicine Improves Anti-Rejection Drug Absortion
Year One: Watchman™ Device Results
New Women's Heart Center Brings Edcuation and Support

Cardiobeat Winter2016

Winter 2016: In This Issue

TAVR Resolves Heart Failure Symptoms for 95-Year Old Arizona Patient
WomenHeart Champions
Untouched Trial Investigates Application Efficacy of S_ICD Device
Creating a 21st Century Virtual Vein Clinic

Cardiobeat Fall2015

Fall 2015: In This Issue

Edwards Sapien 3™Transcatheter
Live From Henry Ford: Ask Me Anything!
CREST-2 Trial Seeks Participants

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Summer 2015: In This Issue

Electrophysiology Studies Underway
Heart Failure Research in Progress
Cardiology Studies
ENDEAVOUR: A Study for Transthyretin Cardiac Amyloidosis

cardiobeat spring 2015

Spring 2015: In This Issue

Cardiologist can open 100 Percent Arterial BlockAGE
3D Models Provide Guidance for Valve Replacement

cardiobeat Fall 2014

Fall 2014: In This Issue

New Cardiac Catheterization Lab Director Named
Center for Structural Heart Disease Achieves Local, National and International Milestones

cardiobeat summer 2014

Summer 2014: In This Issue

Advanced Heart Failure Program: On a Mission
Getting to the Root Cause of Venous Edema
Cardiovascular Services Offered in West Bloomfield

Cardio Beat spring 2014

Spring 2014: In This Issue

Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing
New Subcutaneous Implantable Cardiac Defibrillator
Advanced Heart Failure Program

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