Category: Heart & Vascular



Heart Failure Program Earns National Quality Awards

June 5, 2017

For working to improve patients’ recovery times and reduce readmissions, the heart failure program at the University of… read more >

Kidney Research Leads to Heart Discovery

May 8, 2017

Kidney research at the School of Medicine has unexpectedly led to a discovery about the… read more >

UVA’s timely, quality heart attack care earns national award

September 23, 2016

For meeting national standards to help provide fast care and improve outcomes for heart attack patients, University of Virginia… read more >

Heart failure follow-up program cuts costs, improves patient outcomes

September 19, 2016

An innovative program for following up with heart failure patients at the University of Virginia Health… read more >

Gene helps prevent heart attack, stroke — and may offer way to block effects of aging

May 17, 2016

 Findings in a nutshell:
Gene thought active only in embryos and permanently silenced in adults is actually critical in… read more >