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Doctors say pitcher's fatal problem is common, preventable

...leads to it - atherosclerosis, or hardening of the arteries - is common and can begin as early as childhood, said Dr. Robert Bonow, president of the American Heart Association and a Northwestern University cardiologist. Atherosclerosis accounts...
Mini clip safer than heart-valve surgery, study says

...he added.The results are "very enticing and very exciting," although longer-term study is needed, said Dr. Robert Bonow, a former American Heart Association president and chief of cardiology at Northwestern University's Feinberg School...
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Heart attack victims usually don't get best treatment - angioplasty

...required to follow patients' requests. "I'm not sure even I could make an ambulance take me there," says Dr. Robert Bonow, past president of the American Heart Association and cardiology chief at Northwestern University. Still, many expect...
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Mammograms may now be able to detect heart disease

...Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center. "It's a very interesting concept and it may pan out," Solmos said. Dr. Robert Bonow, president of the American Heart Association, called the results intriguing but preliminary. The women studied were...
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Diseased valves replaced without cracking the chest

...almost an overnight procedure. "There's lots of technical challenges that need to be overcome," cautioned Dr. Robert Bonow, a valve specialist at Northwestern University, who is monitoring the research for the American Heart Association...
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Study: Vitamins help arteries of angioplasty patients

...said the vitamin regime decreased by 38 percent the need for repeat angioplasties or heart bypass operations. Dr. Robert Bonow, chief of cardiology at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago and president of the American Heart Association...
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