François Bernard TOURNOUX

François Bernard TOURNOUX


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Assistant professor Department of medicine, Université de Montréal

Research Interests

  • Using echocardiography to detect the toxicity of chemotherapies.
  • New imaging diagnostic tools in heart failure.
  • Cardiac remodeling and physical exercise.
  • Telemedecine for heart failure management.


Metabolic diseases, including obesity and diabetes, are major risk factors for the development of several chronic diseases, including cardiovascular diseases, and are the leading causes of mortality and morbidity in Western countries. The research components of this multidisciplinary axis foc…

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