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by ecpforum
Tue Nov 21, 2017 4:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Dr. John Hui, Medical Pioneer of Enhanced External Counterpulsation (EECP®) Therapy Passes Away
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Dr. John Hui, Medical Pioneer of Enhanced External Counterpulsation (EECP®) Therapy Passes Away

It is with the deepest regret that I write this post to inform our International EECP Society community that Dr. John Hui, EECP pioneer and founder of Vasomedical died on Thursday, November 9, 2017 of cardiac arrest. Working with associates in the Department of Medicine at the State University of Ne...
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Fri Nov 03, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: Clinical Research
Topic: Study: PCI Appears No Better Than Sham Procedure in Patients with Stable Angina
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Study: PCI Appears No Better Than Sham Procedure in Patients with Stable Angina

Study: PCI Appears No Better Than Sham Procedure in Patients with Stable Angina By Kelly Young Edited by André Sofair, MD, MPH, and William E. Chavey, MD, MS Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) didn't improve exercise time relative to a sham procedure in patients with stable angina and severe ...
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Tue Sep 19, 2017 12:34 pm
Forum: Clinical Research
Topic: EECP Therapy Effects Improvement in Systolic and Diastolic Blood Pressure
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EECP Therapy Effects Improvement in Systolic and Diastolic Blood Pressure

An abstract entitled "Improved Systolic and Diastolic Blood Pressure After Enhanced External Counterpulsation Therapy Combined with a Lifestyle Modification Program" was presented by Global Cardio Care, Inc., Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute and the University of Chicago Medical Center was presented at ...
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Tue Sep 05, 2017 11:45 am
Forum: Clinical Research
Topic: ESC Presentations Show Additional Benefits of EECP/ECP Therapy in Cerebrovascular Disease & Sleep Apnea
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Views: 885

ESC Presentations Show Additional Benefits of EECP/ECP Therapy in Cerebrovascular Disease & Sleep Apnea

The following presentations were accepted and presented at the European Society of Cardiology last week in Barcelona, Spain: P4305Short-term external counterpulsation augments cerebral blood flow and tissue oxygenation in chronic cerebrovascular occlusive disease P Hillmeister, D Liebeskind, O Ritte...
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Tue Aug 22, 2017 12:03 pm
Forum: Clinical Application
Topic: Pulmonary Hypertension
Replies: 3
Views: 2299

Re: Pulmonary Hypertension

So sorry for the delay in responding. Dr. Ozlem Soran, Chief Clinical Officer has requested you contact her in her office at +1 (412) 337 5613 so that she may ask you additional questions regarding this specific patient before offering her opinion on whether or not this patient would be appropriatel...
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Tue Aug 08, 2017 2:09 pm
Forum: Clinical Research
Topic: Chronic refractory angina pectoris: recent progress and remaining challenges
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Chronic refractory angina pectoris: recent progress and remaining challenges

As described by Prof. Johannes Waltenberger in his editorial entitled, Chronic refractory angina pectoris (CRAP): recent progress and remaining challenges , published 31 July 2017 in the European Heart Journal refractory angina occurs in patients with advanced, often diffuse coronary artery disease ...
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Tue Aug 08, 2017 11:59 am
Forum: Clinical Application
Topic: Pulmonary Hypertension
Replies: 3
Views: 2299

Re: Pulmonary Hypertension

Clinical questions posted on this Forum will be referred to physicians experienced in the delivery of EECP/ECP therapy. Hopefully, we will have a response back to you in the next day or so. Thank you for posting this interesting question.
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Thu Jul 27, 2017 10:19 am
Forum: Experience
Topic: Patient calls non-traditional heart treatment ‘a good kind of pain’
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Views: 1844

Patient calls non-traditional heart treatment ‘a good kind of pain’

POSTED 7:32 AM, JUNE 12, 2017, BY ERICA FRANCIS, UPDATED AT 07:37AM, JUNE 12, 2017 GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.-- Cardiac patient Mike Thompson calls counterpulsation the best thing he's ever done. He says EECP treatments are "a good kind of pain." Thompson suffered his first heart attack 15 years ago and a...
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Tue Jul 18, 2017 2:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: First Enhanced Extenal Counterpulsation (EECP) Therapy Center Opens in Rome, Italy
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Views: 6441

First Enhanced Extenal Counterpulsation (EECP) Therapy Center Opens in Rome, Italy

The first Enhanced External Counterpulsation (EECP) Therapy center, under the business name of Health Way, has opened in Rome, Italy. Under the guidance and Directorship of Dr. Antonio Laudani, this new private center, will provide EECP therapy for patients suffering from cardiovascular disease. EEC...
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Thu Jul 06, 2017 10:31 am
Forum: General
Topic: Gleneagles Global Hospitals & Vaso-Meditech Pvt Ltd Launch India’s First ‘Advanced Heart Failure Treatment Program’
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Gleneagles Global Hospitals & Vaso-Meditech Pvt Ltd Launch India’s First ‘Advanced Heart Failure Treatment Program’

Chennai, June 16th, 2017: Gleneagles Global Hospitals, a Parkway Pantai enterprise, in association with Vaso-Medictech Pvt Ltd. Today launched the country’s first ever ‘Advanced Heart Failure Treatment Program’ (AHF-TP) which aims identify the prevalence of Heart-Failure among the general population...