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Friday, August 3, 2007

MGH research center to focus on heart arrhythmia and stroke

Massachusetts General Hospital has created The MGH Deane Institute for Integrative Research in Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke, the hospital said today.

Funded by a $10 million gift from MGH donors Disque and Carol Deane, the center will combine efforts of the cardiac arrhythmia service led by Dr. Jeremy Ruskin and the stroke service headed by Dr. Karen Furie to improve prevention and treatment of strokes related to atrial fibrillation.

Posted by Elizabeth Cooney at 05:08 PM
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