October 18, 2017
Researchers investigate why periods of sporadic fasting can be beneficial for the metabolism
Up to sixteen weeks of intermittent fasting without otherwise having to count calories helps fight obesity and other metabolic disorders. Such...
October 5, 2017
October 2, 2017
The investment will provide mentoring and on-the-job training for PhD graduates across the country.
September 29, 2017
Study debunks conventional wisdom pointing to gender bias in heart surgery
CHICAGO, September 28, 2017 - Women with heart disease typically receive less complete surgical revascularization with arterial grafts than men...
September 21, 2017
The University of Ottawa Heart Institute is launching a special video series on atrial fibrillation. More than 350,000 Canadians currently have atrial fibrillation.
September 5, 2017
September 1, 2017
The University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) is proud to welcome Dr. Mehrdad Golian as the newest member of its Division of Cardiology. Dr. Golian will act as a cardiologist and invasive electrophysiologist.
August 21, 2017
Heart damage (cardiotoxicity) is a known risk for women treated with chemotherapy for early stage breast cancer. As breast cancer treatment has become more successful, more women are surviving a breast cancer diagnosis. However, there can be...
August 8, 2017
Researchers have discovered that a protein called cardiotrophin 1 (CT1) can trick the heart into growing in a healthy way and pumping more blood, just as it does in response to exercise and pregnancy. They show that this good kind of heart growth...
July 27, 2017
The University of Ottawa Heart Institute is proud to welcome two new researchers and three new physicians.