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Leader in heart transplants and implantable heart pumps to bring new generation of LVADs and clinical trials to Loyola MAYWOOD, Ill., Nov.
Both Needed the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart to Save Their Lives & Help Make Them Stronger for Their Donor Heart Transplants TUCSON, Ariz., Feb.
Heart transplant patients who receive new organs before the age of 55 and get them at hospitals that perform at least nine heart transplants a year are significantly more likely than other people to survive at least 10 years after their operations.
White heart transplant patients under the age of 18 are more than twice as likely as African Americans to be alive ten years later, according to this study.
ADDISON, Texas, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- New data show improved outcomes, better survival rates and lower costs with the use of continuous flow mechanical circulatory support devices in patients awaiting heart transplants.
US researchers said on Wednesday that men and women who get heart transplants are more likely to die when the donor was of the opposite sex.
Many doctors are struggling to determine how and when someone can be declared dead in the case of organ donors.
By Megan Rauscher NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Transplanted hearts survive a significantly shorter time in black children than in other racial groups, according to a review of the records of 4227 pediatric heart transplant recipients, 717 (17 percent) of whom were black. Dr. William T.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.