Heart Failure

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Myocarditis shows causal role in frequent PVCs

Systematic PET imaging of patients with new-onset, frequent PVCs without apparent underlying cause suggests that myocarditis is often involved.



FDA recalls HeartMate 3 LV assist device

FDA’s endorses company’s “corrective action” without discontinuing device use but warns that serious health problems or deaths are possible.

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Is medical aid in dying suicide?

WASHINGTON – The American Association of Suicidology issued a 2017 statement that medical aid in dying is not suicide. Two experts debate whether...