Undiagnosed sleep apnea is a major cardiovascular disease risk factor, making the link between sleep apnea and cardiac health a hot topic in healthcare. Read ZOLL Itamar Cardio Sleep Blog for the latest industry news and medical research related to sleep apnea diagnosis and treatment.
By Gilad Glick Mechanical Stretch due to negative Intra-Thoracic Pressure Obstructive Sleep Apnea is defined as a physiological event that happens when upper airway is partially or
By Melih Alvo Afib effects 6M lives1 in US and each year ~350.000 patients undergo ablation procedure to treat this condition. Intracardiac AFib ablation is an invasive
By Efrat Magidov Sudden cardiac death (SCD) is defined as an “unexpected natural death from a cardiac cause within a short time period, generally ≤1 hour
By Efrat Magidov Stroke, sometimes referred to as a “brain attack”, is a medical emergency and a leading cause of death around the world, occurring when
By Efrat Magidov Heart failure (HF) is a chronic, progressive condition in which the heart muscle is weakened and cannot pump enough blood to meet the
By Efrat Magidov Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) is nowadays part of standard therapy in patients with symptomatic Coronary Artery Disease (CAD). However, the long-term cardiovascular outcomes
By Efrat Magidov Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) occurs in 20-25% of the general population. Most people with PFO are not symptomatic, and problems ordinarily arise only