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Allegheny General Hospital, part of the Allegheny Health Network, is offering a new, minimally-invasive procedure that enables physicians to repair a damaged mitral valve as the heart continues
First Aortic Valve With Removable Stent Provides Performance Similar to Native Valve With the Ease of Implanted Stented Valve AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Oct.
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"Recapturable" heart valve tested as alternative to open heart surgery ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct.
Funds to Be Used to Extend Commercial Efforts, Capitalize on Promising Patient Data KIRKLAND, Wash., Oct.
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai research findings show there was no significant difference in 15-year survival or stroke rates in patients aged between 50 and 69 years who had aortic valve
JENA, Germany, September 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Occlutech, a leading innovator of products to treat structural heart disease today announced that it has obtained a European
CHICAGO, September 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New valves may grow with patients and may have lower rejection rates Researchers have found a way to
Data From REPRISE III Clinical Trial Designed to Support U.S. Regulatory Approval MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Sept.
The artificial heart, a mechanical heart replacement, is typically used in order to bridge the time to heart transplant or to replace the heart in case a transplant is impossible. Often ventricular assist devices are confused with mechanical hearts because the assist the heart through pumps. They are also different from a cardiopulmonary bypass machine which is an external device used to provide the function of the heart and lungs. CPBs are usually only used for a few hours at a time,...
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