Britt Gambino

Editor

Britt Gambino is the medical editor for Haymarket Media's Cardiology Advisor. She has a B.A. in English from Drew University and an M.F.A. in Creative Writing from The New School.

Most Recent Articles by Britt Gambino

AHA Examines CVD and Breast Cancer Relationship

AHA Examines CVD and Breast Cancer Relationship

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The American Heart Association has released a scientific statement examining the relationship between cardiovascular disease and breast cancer.

Preeclampsia Screening: Maternal Factors, Biomarkers vs NICE Guidelines

Preeclampsia Screening: Maternal Factors, Biomarkers vs NICE Guidelines

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The performance of a preeclampsia screening method using a combination of maternal factors and biomarkers was superior to the current NICE recommendations.

Electronic Cigarettes Do Not Appear to Promote Smoking Cessation

Electronic Cigarettes Do Not Appear to Promote Smoking Cessation

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At 6 months, researchers found a negative association between electronic cigarette use and subsequent smoking cessation.

FDA: Increased Image Artifact in MRA With Neurovascular Embolization Coils

FDA: Increased Image Artifact in MRA With Neurovascular Embolization Coils

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When magnetic resonance angiography is performed in patients with neurovascular embolization coils that contain 304V stainless steel, an increased image artifact may occur.

Device Recall: HeartStart MRx Defibrillator Gas Chamber Tube Defect

Device Recall: HeartStart MRx Defibrillator Gas Chamber Tube Defect

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The HeartStart MRx defibrillator may fail at any time, including during repeated shocks while in AED mode.

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