Dr. Wayne Leimbach, Director of the Cardiac and Interventional Laboratories at Oklahoma Heart Institute, comments on recent news regarding a large study finding statin medication as a class are “well tolerated.”
It may have been following a high school sports physical or a regular checkup with your doctor when you first heard, “You have a heart murmur.” But what does that mean? Is it serious or something you just need to be aware of? Oklahoma Heart Institute cardiologist, Dr. Neil Agrawal, consults with patients about this at the Oklahoma Heart Institute Heart Valve Clinic to make sure patients understand their precise condition and what monitoring and follow up care is needed.
Earlier this week the publicist for Randy Travis announced the country singer had been hospitalized in Dallas for a heart condition resulting from a virus. Okalhoma Heart Institute cardiologist Dr. Victor Cheng explains what viral myocarditis is in this "A Minute for Your Heart."