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The Congenital Heart Fitness Intervention Trial bringing hope

15th June, 2022

HRI is embarking on “CH-FIT: The Congenital Heart Fitness Intervention Trial” to investigate the benefits of exercise for people with congenital heart disease.

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Sepsis research accelerated by James N. Kirby Foundation Grant

14th June, 2022

Dr Christopher Stanley’s research focuses on cardiovascular decline seen in sepsis, also known as septic shock – for which there is no clinical treatment.

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Is myeloperoxidase the key to preventing heart attack and stroke?

27th May, 2022

Dr James Nadel has published a literature review in Cardiovascular Research which explores the role of myeloperoxidase (MPO) in cardiovascular disease.

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Leading Australian heart expert to improve Indigenous health

24th May, 2022

HRI's Prof Ben Freedman is taking part in a health screening program for atrial fibrillation and high blood pressure to improve Indigenous health.

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World-first study to determine if exercise is bad or good for those with congenital heart disease

17th May, 2022

HRI's world-first exercise study led by Assoc Prof Rachael Cordina could revolutionise the way those with half a heart live their lives.

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Why people with sleep apnoea develop high blood pressure and diabetes

16th May, 2022

Dr Melissa Farnham has been awarded a grant to investigate why people with obstructive sleep apnoea develop high blood pressure and diabetes.

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HRI welcomes new Chair, The Hon Peter McGauran

13th May, 2022

HRI has appointed a new Chair, The Hon Peter McGauran, who is former Federal Science and Technology Minister, and has extensive experience working within the medical sector.

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HRI sponsoring 2022 Cardiovascular Postgraduate Scholarship

10th May, 2022

HRI is sponsoring a new Cardiovascular Postgraduate Scholarship under the Sydney Research Awards and Scholarships program.

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One step closer to understanding atherosclerosis

3rd May, 2022

Dr Ashish Misra published a review that brings us one step closer to understanding the inner workings of atherosclerosis, the major cause of stroke and heart attack.

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