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Experts say better screening can limit deaths from enlarged hearts

...sudden death are missed because there isn't enough uniform screening of athletes, said Dr. Lori Mosca, director of preventive cardiology at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. Mosca spoke from an American Heart Association meeting in Florida...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/07/oth_151470.shtml
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Treatment works like 'liquid Drano for the coronary arteries'

...treatment will translate into fewer deaths, but the early results are promising, said Dr. Daniel Rader, director of preventive cardiology at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. The treatment used a laboratory-produced version...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/05/liv_388620.shtml
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Taking gym rats' well-being to heart

...undiagnosed coronary heart disease," said Dr. Gary Balady, a professor of medicine at Boston University and director of preventive cardiology at Boston Medical Center. Balady led a committee of experts with the American Heart Association and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/08/tec_337512.shtml
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Women , doctors miss signs of heart disease

...women are often assigned to a lower risk category than men with the same symptoms, said Lori Mosca, the director of preventive cardiology at New York-Presbyterian. Another study of 9,000 women with high cholesterol and at high risk for heart...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/02/met_441600.shtml
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Drug makers push anti-cholesterol medicines to the public as life savers

...said Source Informatics. "They've had everybody salivating for it," said Dr. Richard Pasternak, director of preventive cardiology at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. Doctors have believed for decades that high cholesterol contributes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/07/tec_205006.shtml
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Hormone replacement therapy not recommended

...the heart. At this time, there is not sufficient evidence to make that claim," said Dr. Lori Mosca, director of preventive cardiology at New York Presbyterian Hospital of Columbia and Cornell universities and lead author of the science advisory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/24/tec_320552.shtml
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Health capsules: Memory fails

...took a study that included a large number of women to detect the ethnic variations, said Dr. Lori Mosca, director of preventive cardiology research and education at the University of Michigan. Feeling no pain A new generation of short-acting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/26/ent_245730.shtml
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Study: New drug boost levels of heart-healthy good cholesterol

...they were impressed by the initial results. "I'm convinced that it works," said Dr. Norman Lasser, director of preventive cardiology at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Newark. In the next stages of testing, patients...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/09/liv_411561.shtml
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Moderate drinking may benefit high blood pressure patients

...between beer, wine and liquor. The authors suspect the results would also apply to women. Dr. Lori Mosca, director of preventive cardiology at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, said the study could send "a very bad public health message" about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/23/liv_409675.shtml
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