Smartphone apps, digital platforms and a Bluetooth-enabled monitor implanted into a patient’s lungs are some of the virtual tools that are helping patients manage the symptoms and triggers of heart failure. (By Daina Lawrence)
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The Peter Munk Cardiac Centre and the Vector Institute are teaming up to identify heart problems that can be solved through AI and machine learning. (By Marjo Johne)
North American First: UHN transplant and surgical teams keep a donor kidney healthy outside the body using device that mimics physiological functions; then successfully transplant the organ into a patient.
To kick off Heart Month, we’ve teamed up with Dr. Heather Ross, of the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, to clarify some common myths about heart disease and offer some tips on how to keep your heart healthy.
Krembil Research Institute Director Dr. Don Weaver and team partners with multinational pharmaceutical company to speed development of a potential drug for Alzheimer’s disease.
Study led by UHN Scientist Dr. Lena Serghides finds HIV drugs alter levels of a hormone that is critical to a healthy pregnancy.
Thanks to donor support, UHN’s Dotsa Bitove Wellness Academy is improving quality of life for dementia patients.