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Latest The Texas Heart Institute Stories

2012-03-12 21:25:02

Some patients with advanced heart failure caused by cardiomyopathy, the deterioration of function of the heart muscle, are getting a new lease on life thanks to an innovative treatment program at Jewish Hospital, a part of KentuckyOne Health, and the University of Louisville.

2012-02-28 14:00:00

For heart failure patients with end stage disease, mechanical assist devices can take over the heart's pumping function and improve blood flow and organ function. Abington,

2012-02-23 13:25:00

Total Artificial Heart Available at 56 SynCardia Certified Centers Worldwide with an Additional 34 Hospitals Currently Undergoing Certification Tucson, AZ (PRWEB)

2012-01-04 21:00:00

SynCardia Profitable for 1st Time in Company’s 10-Year History Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) January 04, 2012 SynCardia Systems, Inc., manufacturer of the world’s

FDA Approves First Heart Pump For Children Awaiting Transplant
2011-12-19 06:30:26

The FDA said on Friday that it has approved the first heart pump for children with heart failure, giving a new treatment option for patients who are too small to receive adult implants.


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gubbings
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'