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  • 61. Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy The American Heart Association explains that having advanced heart failure does not mean you have run out of treatment options and shared decision making can help.
  • 62. The Heart and Stroke Encyclopedia The American Heart Association provides this heart and stroke encyclopedia. Search any term relating to cardiovascular health to learn more.
  • 63. Learning Library and Research OSO Landing Page: Research & Learning Library
  • 64. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) The American Heart Association explains that Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a non-invasive test that uses a magnetic field and radiofrequency waves to create detailed pictures of organs and structures inside your body. It can be used to examine your heart and blood vessels, and to identify areas of the brain affected by stroke.
  • 65. Cardiac Catheterization The American Heart Association explains that cardiac catheterization (cardiac cath or heart cath) is a procedure to examine how well your heart is working.
  • 66. Handbags Helping Hearts Get your girlfriends together and bid on handbags at our 3rd annual American Heart Association Handbags Helping Hearts event--a girls' night out to fight heart disease and stroke.
  • 67. Experience the Halle Heart Children's Museum Experience the Halle Heart Children's Museum
  • 68. Health Care Reform and You Health Care Reform and You: how the new health reform laws will affect you
  • 69. Heart Valve Disease Sponsor Information Learn about the sponsor of the American Heart Association's valvular disease education center.
  • 70. Fetal Echocardiogram Test The American Heart Association explains that a fetal echocardiogram is typically performed by a specially trained ultrasound sonographer and the images are interpreted by a pediatric cardiologist who specializes in fetal congenital heart disease.


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