The effect of substrate stiffness on cardiac performance
Dr L Fabritz, Dr K Gehmlich
6 January 2019
The stiffness of the human myocardium increases as part of the ageing process. This can lead to ventricular pathologies such as heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF), especially in elderly in the presence of co-morbidities.
4 year DPhil (PhD) in Cardiovascular Science
4 year DPhil (PhD) in Cardiovascular Science. Cardiovascular disease, including heart attacks and strokes, remains the leading cause of premature death and disability in Europe and the USA.
British Heart Foundation 4-Year PhD Studentships 2019
British Heart Foundation 4-Year PhD Studentships 2018. University of Manchester. The 4-Year British Heart Foundation PhD programme at the University of Manchester signals a new and flexible approach to cardiovascular research training.