Heart Research Advancements

Intermountain Healthcare is at the forefront in researching new techniques and technologies in fighting heart disease.

Intermountain Researchers Part of International Team to Discover 13 New Heart Disease Genes

Initially, there were 10 genes known to be related to heart disease. Intermountain Healthcare researchers have been part of an international team that has discovered an additional 13.

Improved Heart Health Linked to Reduced Alzheimer’s Risk

Using data from thousands of past patients, Intermountain researchers have discovered a link between heart health and Alzheimer’s.

Saving Lives Through Patient Education

There is widespread evidence to show that heart failure medications and devices can improve survival, but results from a new study show that providing patient education is just as important.