Researchers report first clinically actionable findings for a rare blood vessel disease in a study of four unrelated families, all with the same genetic variant.
Cardiovascular: Diseases & Conditions
New genetic research finds spontaneous coronary artery dissection, or SCAD, heart attacks may be more similar to different diseases than to other heart attacks.
Doctors caution that successful outcomes could depend on how early patients are referred to a specialist for advanced therapies.
Recurrent stroke rates declined for Mexican Americans in a population study, closing the gap with non-Hispanic whites.
Researchers found many instances of respiratory failure and kidney injury, but not heart failure, among COVID-19 patients admitted to ICUs across the country.