Cardiology researchers at Stanford Medicine are increasingly turning to CRISPR to understand -- and maybe one day -- treat heart disease.
Stanford researchers are building a heart through tissue engineering techniques in the hopes of better treating congenital heart defects.
After 10 years of living with a special device that helps the heart pump blood, one pediatric patient is part of an elite group of survivors.
Eldrin Lewis, Stanford's chief of cardiovascular medicine, opens up about racism and his hopes for future generations of Black physicians and patients.
Less than 5 percent of interventional cardiologists are women. A study has found that changing hours, male-dominant culture and radiation are deterrents.
A study confirmed that patients with peripheral artery disease have a higher risk of heart attack, and are more likely to have a rarer type of heart attack.
Fifty years after the first adult heart transplant in the U.S., the event featured doctors who've contributed to the development of heart transplantation.
MRI and CT scans provide physicians with a detailed picture of their patients' internal anatomy. Heart surgeons often use these images to plan surgeries. Unfortunately, these anatomical …
Genetic tests are now available for many conditions — everything from Alzheimer’s disease to familial hypercholesterolemia. But genetic testing isn’t necessarily the best option for …
Stephen Smith, MD, an emergency medicine physician at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minnesota, is passionate about using electrocardiograms to save lives. He even writes …