National Symplicity Study Helps Reach Participant Goal

Medtronic, a world leader in medical device technology, with the involvement of The Heart Hospital at Baylor Plano and the Baylor Jack and Jane Heart and Vascular Hospital at Dallas, finished randomizing the company’s pivotal U.S. clinical trial of the Symplicity™ renal denervation system for treatment-resistant hypertension. Symplicity HTN-3 is Medtronic’s first blinded, randomized, controlled … Continue reading National Symplicity Study Helps Reach Participant Goal

Former President George W. Bush’s Heart Procedure Raises Questions for Many on Risk of Heart Disease

Earlier this week, former President George W. Bush underwent a routine physical here in Dallas where his doctors discovered that he may have a blocked artery in his heart. The following morning, the 67-year-old underwent a catheterization procedure to determine the severity of the blockage. During the procedure, it was decided that he needed a … Continue reading Former President George W. Bush’s Heart Procedure Raises Questions for Many on Risk of Heart Disease