Cleveland Clinic Again Named One of the World’s Most Ethical Companies

Cleveland Clinic has again been named one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies, according to the Ethisphere Institute, which honors companies that drive positive change in the business community and societies around the world. For the ninth time in the past 11 years, Cleveland Clinic ranks among a group of organizations that the Ethisphere Institute considers … Read More

Cleveland Clinic-Led Research Finds Rivaroxaban Significantly Reduces Blood Clots and Blood Clot-related Death in Cancer Patients

Cleveland Clinic research has found that the blood thinner rivaroxaban significantly reduces venous thromboembolism (VTE) – a blood clot in the venous system – and VTE-related death for outpatient, high-risk cancer patients while they are taking the oral anticoagulant. The study results were published today in the New England Journal of Medicine. Alok Khorana, M.D., … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Research Shows ‘Estimated Age’ from Exercise Stress Test is Better Indicator than Actual Age of How Long You Live

Cleveland Clinic researchers have developed a tool to calculate a person’s physiological age based on their exercise performance during a stress test and found this is a better predictor of how long they’ll live compared to their actual age. Researchers studied 126,356 patients who were referred for an exercise treadmill testing at Cleveland Clinic between … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Akron General Opens New Electrophysiology Lab

AKRON, Ohio: Cleveland Clinic Akron General has opened a newly renovated Electrophysiology Lab, bringing state-of-the-art care to patients for irregular heart rhythms, implants, and cardiac testing. The $2.8 million renovation includes a two-room electrophysiology suite that doubles Akron General’s capacity to perform highly complex cases. It includes a robotic navigation system, imaging system, 3D cardiac … Read More

Kroger To Add New Heart Surgery Benefit with Cleveland Clinic through Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield

Cleveland Clinic cardiac surgery expertise is now accessible at little or no cost to eligible Kroger Co. associates and dependents on the company-sponsored health care plan through the Cleveland Clinic Cardiac Concierge Program in partnership with Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Ohio (Anthem) and its affiliated health plans.  The program provides access to … Read More

Los estadounidenses están preocupados por su peso, pero no entienden el vínculo con las afecciones cardíacas y la salud en general

Una encuesta de Cleveland Clinic ha encontrado que aunque la mayoría de los estadounidenses (88 por ciento) entienden que existe una conexión entre un corazón sano y un peso saludable, la mayoría no hace lo suficiente, si es que hacen algo, para combatir sus propios problemas de peso. La encuesta encontró que al 74 por … Read More