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UAMS, ADH Study Links Longer Driving Time to Heart Attack Death

Arkansans’ risk of dying from a heart attack increases the farther away they live from hospitals capable of treating them when compared to state residents who live closer, a new study by Arkansas researchers shows. Their death risk can be as much as 26 percent higher, according to the multi-year study led by Appathurai Balamurugan, [...]

By | March 4th, 2016|News Release, UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Doctor Presents Broken Heart Syndrome Study at American College of Cardiology

Natural disasters may trigger a condition known as broken heart syndrome, according to a study led by Sadip Pant, M.D., senior medicine resident at UAMS.

By | April 2nd, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS, Arkansas Health Department Study Ties Neighborhood, Income, Education to Stroke Risk

The neighborhood where you live is a risk factor for stroke, says a multi-year study led by Appathurai Balamurugan, M.D., M.P.H., of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), and Arkansas Department of Health.

By | October 24th, 2013|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS, Arkansas Health Department Study Links Neighborhood, Income, Education to Stroke Risk

LITTLE ROCK - The neighborhood where you live is a risk factor for stroke, says a multi-year study led by Appathurai Balamurugan, M.D., M.P.H., of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), and Arkansas Department of Health.

By | October 24th, 2013|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments