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Monthly news, comments and opinion from the world of cardiology. The opinions expressed in this blog are strictly those of the author and should not be construed as the opinions of the BMI Alexandra Hospital or Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, nor recommendations for personal medical care. Blog users should contact Dr Ruzicka or seek other professional opinion for advice regarding specific cardiology problems.

Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Stenosis

A new treatment without open heart surgery

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Salt and Blood Pressure
Salt and Blood Pressure

It's official: salt is bad for you

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Wonder drug Aspirin
Wonder drug Aspirin

Aspirin in prevention of cardiovascular disease

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The Heart of the Matter
The Heart of the Matter

Valentine interview for the Messenger

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Reduce Your Risk of Stroke
Reduce Your Risk of Stroke

Article for the Sale and Altrincham Messenger

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Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Prolapse

An old controversy solved by echo

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Wireless Pacemaker
Wireless Pacemaker

A promising future of pacing

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Total Artificial Heart
Total Artificial Heart

A glimpse of future or a dead end?

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Obesity and heart
Obesity and heart

Less is sometimes more...

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Heart Failure
Heart Failure

... does not mean that the heart failed

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Sudden Death in Athletes
Sudden Death in Athletes

What can be done to prevent tragedies

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