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Cardiology
Heart 13 Dec 2018

Cardiology

A cardiologist is a doctor who specialises in diseases affecting the heart.
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Heart 13 Dec 2018

Cardiothoracic Surgery

A cardiothoracic surgeon is a sugeon who specialises in operations involving the chest. This includes open operations of the heart and lungs.
Dipyridamole-Thallium Scan
Heart 13 Dec 2018

Dipyridamole-Thallium Scan

Last updated: 28 November 2017
Electrical Cardioversion
Heart 13 Dec 2018

Electrical Cardioversion

Electrical Cardioversion is a medical procedure where a brief pulse of electrical current is delivered to a patient's heart to terminate an abnormal cardiac rhythm.…
Electrocardiogram
Heart 13 Dec 2018

Electrocardiogram

An Electrocardiogram (ECG) is a recording of the electrical activity in the heart. Doctors can analyse multiple different components of the ECG to gain information…
Troponin Test
Heart 13 Dec 2018

Troponin Test

Everything You Need to Know About Troponin Tests - What They Are, Why You Might Need One, How They're Performed and Test Results, Explained.
Cardiovascular disease risk | Health prevention series
Heart 08 May 2018

Cardiovascular disease risk | Health prevention series

What is cardiovascular disease? The term cardiovascular disease refers to the group of diseases that affect the heart and blood vessels. Common examples include coronary heart disease, heart failure, peripheral vascular disease (eg. blood vessel disease in the legs), cardiomyopathy (disease of the heart muscle) and stroke. These diseases are…
Eccentric exercise workout with Professor Ken Nosaka
Exercise 10 Oct 2017

Eccentric exercise workout with Professor Ken Nosaka

Watch how to do an eccentric exercise sequence for diabetes prevention, developed by Professor Ken Nosaka and performed here with instructions.
Eccentric exercise explained by Professor Ken Nosaka
Fitness 21 Sep 2017

Eccentric exercise explained by Professor Ken Nosaka

Exercises involving eccentric movements that contract or lengthen muscles have increased health benefits, explains Professor Ken Nosaka in this video.