Medical School

Cardiovascular Division

Department of Medicine


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    NIH Names Yannopoulos Transformative Research Award Recipient

    National Institutes of Health commits to 78 High-Risk, High-Reward Research awards to support exceptional innovation in biomedical research.

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    "An Absolute Miracle"

    Faced with heart failure, Patti Taylor’s options were limited. Due to damage caused by cancer, she was unable to have open-heart surgery – but a new, minimally invasive procedure saved her life.

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    Dr. Daniel Duprez Seeks Alternative Treatments for Statin-Intolerant Patients

    It is hoped that patients using this new treatment will demonstrate a reduction of LDL cholesterol levels in comparison with current treatments.

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    New heart research building opens

    The University of Minnesota revealed another 280,000 square feet of state-of-the-art space at its June 14 grand opening for the Cancer and Cardiovascular Research Building.

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Letter from the Division Chief
Providing outstanding, innovative clinical care to every patient is our guiding principle. It is the foundation for everything we do and the driving force behind our Lillehei Heart Institute/University of Minnesota Physicians Cardiovascular Program. We are pleased to share with you the scope of our program for service to you, your patients, family members, and friends.

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In the News

Daniel J. Garry, M.D., Ph.D. and Robert Wilson, M.D. weigh in on former Mpls Mayor Rybak's unexpected heart attack
WCCO 4 - KSTP 5 - FOX 9

New device helps prolong CPR, giving doctors more time to save patients

Heart-monitoring LifeVest saves 98 percent of patients

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2013 Cardiovascular Division Report

View the Report (Flash)
View the Report (PDF)

Division Publications

Cardiovascular Division Profile:
view online / download (PDF)

The Pulse (Fellowship Newsletter)

Heart of the U (PDF)

Innovators at Heart

Rasmussen Center Newsletter

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