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Experts say better screening can limit deaths from enlarged hearts

...irregular heartbeat and 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/07/oth_151470.shtml
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Women , doctors miss signs of heart disease

...physicians nationwide found 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/02/met_441600.shtml
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Next big thing in heart disease: Pills to clean out artery gunk

...called the "longevity syndrome." "Just like your LDL can't be too low, your HDL can't be too high," says Dr. Lori Mosca, head of preventive cardiology at Columbia University. "I have patients with HDL over 120, and I tell them that's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/03/liv_403207.shtml
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Hormone replacement therapy not recommended

...assumed that HRT protects 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...

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

...attacks and strokes, it 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/26/ent_245730.shtml
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Sport's popularity is on rise; so are heart-related deaths

...usually the first event. "Anyone that jumps into freezing cold water knows the stress on the heart," said Dr. Lori Mosca, preventive cardiology chief at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and an American Heart Association spokeswoman. She...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/29/oth_516315.shtml
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Moderate drinking may benefit high blood pressure patients

...did not differentiate 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...

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