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Can pneumonia cause inflammation in the blood vessels? Researchers get $153,000 grant to find out.
October 5, 2016 - Drs. Vicente Corrales-Medina and Girish Dwivedi were awarded $153,000 from the Heart and Stroke Foundation to investigate whether pneumonia can cause inflammation in the arteries of older patients. Their team previously found that after patients ov
Hospitalized for pneumonia? Your risk of cardiovascular disease is higher: study
January 20, 2015 - Ottawa – Your chance of having a heart attack or stroke increases significantly if you have been hospitalized for pneumonia, according to a paper published today in the influential JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association). "The main conc


Name Scientific appointment Diseases, conditions and populations of interest Research and clinical approaches
Corrales Medina, Vicente
Associate Scientist
(Clinical Epidemiology)
Pneumonia, Vascular, heart and metabolic disease Clinical research