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Dr. Giardina works with a patient.


  • August 1, 2017

    Deposits of an abnormal protein in the heart may explain why some elderly patients benefit less than others from a heart valve replacement procedure, a new study from CUMC researchers has found.


    CUMC Newsroom
  • June 1, 2017

    The Hands Only Campaign aims to change the social norms about CPR and let people know that mouth-to-mouth is no longer required. It takes less than a minute to learn the three-step technique.


    New York Presbyterian
    Women holding hands together for CPR.
  • September 13, 2017

    A new study led by Kieth Diaz, Assistant Professor of Behavioral Medicine, uses objective measures to find the links between lengthy sitting time and death among middle-aged and older adults.


    The New York Times
    Two men looking at a computer.
  • Dr. Ajay Kirtane talks about the implications of a new medical study that questions the benefits of implanting stents to relieve chest pain.



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