Tag: Cardiac Death

More Aussies implanting heart-shock devices for cardiac death prevention

Sydney: More Australians are implanting in their bodies life-saving devices that prevent cardiac death, but it is unclear whether the trend reflects an increasing need for the implants or a heightened awareness of risk factors for the heart-linked sudden deaths, according to latest Australian research. The implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD), which work by delivering an […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Sauna bathing reduces heart-related mortality: Research

Helsinki: Frequent sauna use could reduce risks of a sudden cardiac death, research by the University of Eastern Finland has suggested. Previous studies have found that sauna bathing is a beneficial habit related to better hemodynamic function. However, the association of sauna use with cardiovascular and all-cause mortality was not known, reported Xinhua. The results […]

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
AI May Predict Long-Term Risks Of Heart Attack, Cardiac Death

New York: Researchers have found that machine learning, patterns and inferences computers use to learn to perform tasks, can predict the long-term risk of heart attack and cardiac death. According to the study, published in the journal Cardiovascular Research, machine learning appears to be better at predicting heart attacks and cardiac deaths than the standard […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021