Events & News

Events & News

 

HMRI’s active pursuit of its mission to change lives through multidisciplinary, patient-focused research results in a number of newsworthy events, activities and breakthroughs. HMRI is pleased to share this information with its supporters and the scientific and medical communities.

14 Feb Management of No-Reflow Phenomenon in the Catheterization Laboratory

Link: (Display the citation in PubMed) JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Feb 13;10(3):215-223. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2016.11.059. Management of No-Reflow Phenomenon in the Catheterization Laboratory. Rezkalla SH1, Stankowski RV2, Hanna J3, Kloner RA4. Author information: · 1Department of Cardiology, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin. Electronic address: rezkalla.shereif@marshfieldclinic.org. · 2Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin. ·...

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13 Feb Brain Awareness Week Events

Brain Awareness Week is an international campaign to increase public awareness of the progress and benefits of brain research. Every March, organizations worldwide focus on brain health and disease by holding events such as open days at neuroscience labs; exhibitions about the brain; lectures on brain-related...

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23 Jan Steelers got you stressed? Try meditation, expert says

Regarding the Super Bowl and stress… “The concerns of the stress of merely watching a game are real,” said Robert Kloner, cardiologist and researcher at Huntington Medical Research Institutes in Pasadena. Research he and his colleagues have done found that there was a connection between cardiac-related...

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17 Jan Heart Health Breakthrough 3: A double-duty diabetes drug?

The challenge: Diabetes and heart disease often go hand in hand. “So many diabetic patients get cardiovascular disease, and of patients who have cardiovascular problems, those with diabetes do worse,” says HMRI’s Kloner in http://www.lifescript.com/special/lifescript_for_him/heart_health/articles/breakthroughs_in_the_fight_against_heart_disease.aspx  ...

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19 Dec Angina and Its Management

Robert A. Kloner, MD, PhD Bernard Chaitman, MD Abstract: Angina pectoris is defined as substernal chest pain, pressure, or discomfort that is typically exacerbated by exertion and/or emotional stress, lasts greater than 30 to 60 seconds, and is relieved by rest and nitroglycerin. There are approximately 10...

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20 Oct Cardioprotective Effects of Mitochondria-Targeted Peptide SBT-20 in two Different Models of Rat Ischemia/Reperfusion

Wangde Dai Elissa Cheung Rick J. Alleman Justin B. Perry Mitchell E. Allen David A. Brown Robert A. Kloner Purpose: Dysfunctional mitochondria are considered to be the major source of intracellular reactive oxygen species and play a central role in the pathophysiology of myocardial ischemia/reperfusion. This study sought to...

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