13-year-old Tang Bak Zhuan’s new journey can now begin thanks to the generous Malaysians who made his heart surgery possible through the Star Foundation’s Medical Fund program. This time, the Star Foundation partnered with the nonprofit Community Care Enrichment Program (CCEP) to raise funds for Bak Zhuan’s surgery and theRead More →

Advanced Cardiac Care Last spring, Chester County Hospital began offering bloodless heart surgery to help meet growing demand in the Greater Philadelphia area. Bloodless surgery does not require a blood transfusion or blood product, according to Patricia A. Ford, MD, director of the Center for Transfusion-Free Medicine at The HospitalRead More →

A newly built hospital, Dame Irene Okwuosa Memorial Hospital in collaboration with Voom Foundation USA is conducting free open heart surgery for underprivileged Nigerians. The gesture, according to the hospital management, is aimed at all Nigerian citizens according to their ethnic, tribal and religious affiliation. The hospital, built by theRead More →

According to a new study from Brigham and Women’s Hospital, female patients and people living in low-income areas have higher mortality rates after cardiovascular and thoracic procedures. The research results have been published in the “Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery”. The team of investigators found that female patients hadRead More →

Boston, April 24: According to a new study from Brigham and Women’s Hospital, female patients and people living in low-income areas have higher mortality rates after cardiovascular and thoracic procedures. The research results were published in the “Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery”. The team of investigators found that femaleRead More →

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Read more Read more Historical maps of Horsforth unearthed by estate agents show the fascinating history of… Ruben Higgins was born with a coarctation of the aorta. The condition is a birth defect in which part of the aorta is narrower than usual. Register to our daily newsletter The newsletterRead More →

The impressive 2021 funding was dedicated to medical equipment, service facilities, parent accommodations and one-on-one support for families treated on the unit. CHSF CEO Sharon Milner hailed public donations and regional support as the charity’s “heartbeat” to enable its work of “supporting hearts for life” to continue. Register to ourRead More →

WWE legend and 2019 Hall of Fame inductee Triple H is retiring from professional wrestling following recent heart surgery. “I will never wrestle again,” said Paul Levesque, aka Triple H, during a Friday appearance on ESPN. First take. During his interview on the show, Levesque detailed how a battle withRead More →

Joseph Breeyear, left, Todd Edwards, PhD, and colleagues are studying how high blood pressure genes can improve children’s survival from heart surgery. (photo by Susan Urmy) by Leigh MacMillan According to a new study published in Traffic Research. The findings could help inform treatment strategies and improve outcomes for childrenRead More →

Technology is changing faster every day. You might be surprised to learn that the technology that made open-heart surgery possible is only 67 years old. In 1953, the “heart-lung machine” was first used clinically by its inventor John Gibbon. Since then, there have been many advances in cardiac surgery andRead More →

According to a new study published in Circulation Research, children whose genetic makeup predicts high blood pressure in adulthood are more likely to survive surgery to repair a congenital heart defect. The findings could help inform treatment strategies and improve outcomes for children undergoing congenital heart defect repair procedures, saidRead More →

Doctors at a hospital Kalyan successfully performed open heart surgery on Dinkar Patil (56) with a heart attack due to Triple Vascular Disease (TVD) which led to blockage of blood vessels. The patient was rushed to the hospital with complaints like chest pain, palpitations and chest heaviness. After the surgery,Read More →

Since Dalmasso is an older patient and has already had 2 open-heart surgeries, his interventional cardiologist, Benjamin Galper, MD, MPH, told him he was a good candidate for a treatment called TAVR, short for transcatheter aortic valve replacement. TAVR involves threading a catheter (a tube with a small opening) throughRead More →

A disabled children’s charity is appealing urgently for help to fund vital equipment for 41 children, including a six-year-old girl from Bromley with Down syndrome. Six-year-old Katherine McCann is in urgent need of a specialist buggy costing £735 – contributing £52,000 worth of equipment to the Newlife charity’s waiting list.Read More →

A three-year-old boy from Cyprus who was denied life-saving heart surgery last week because his parents were not vaccinated has finally been taken to Greece, where he is now awaiting surgery. Prior to his admission to the pediatric clinic at Mitera Hospital, where he remains under the care of Dr.Read More →

The Scott County Humane Society (SCHS) is making progress with plans to build a new adoption center and fund special surgery for one of its adoptive dogs, though more donations are still needed. Carrie Thayer Cardwell, SCHS development advisor for the adoption center project, said they have raised $325,000 ofRead More →

This article was originally published here Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. January 24, 2022: ezac026. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezac026. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT OBJECTIVES: Our objective was to evaluate the indications for postoperative cardiac catheterizations after pediatric cardiac surgeries and their impact on the results. METHODS: Unplanned cardiac catheterizations performed after congenitalRead More →

Abhijit Nath, NET Correspondent, Tripura Agartala, 22nd January 2022: Marking a new milestone in the medical history of Tripura, Agartala Government Medical College (AGMC) and Govind Ballabh Pant Hospital (GBP) have successfully conducted the first of their open heart surgery on a middle-aged patient. Govind Ballabh Pant Hospital popularly knownRead More →

This article was originally published here J Cardiovascular Med (Hagerstown). 2022 Jan 10. doi: 10.2459/JCM.0000000000001296. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: The number of elderly patients undergoing heart surgery is increasing. Age over 80 years has been identified as an important independent risk factor for short- and long-term survival. TheRead More →

SINGAPORE – A sci-fi trope has come true with Singapore’s first holography-guided heart surgery successfully conducted by a team of surgeons from the National University Heart Center in Singapore (NUHCS). Doctors, wearing holographic visors, could see a three-dimensional (3D) hologram of the patient’s heart, derived from a scanner and projectedRead More →

MaharashtraMinister of Medical Education and Cultural Affairs Amit Deshmukh congratulated Dr Kalyan Munde, Head of Cardiology at JJ Hospital, for successfully performing surgery on a two month old child. According to reports, ventricular communication surgery (VDS) was performed on a two-month-old baby weighing 3.5 kg in Bombay‘s JJ Hospital lastRead More →

Posted December 24, 2021 At 13 months old, Jodie Adeola, who has been diagnosed with congenital heart disease, needs N4m to undergo heart surgery. His father, Michael, in a letter to The punch, said her daughter was diagnosed with two large holes in the heart and with Down’s syndrome, whichRead More →

Over half a million Australians are currently living with a type of heart valve disease (HVD) known as mitral regurgitation (MR) which, if left untreated, can lead to heart failure. , but the Heart of the Sunshine Coast Headquarters now provide a new ‘keyhole procedure that can be performed nearRead More →

By Ernie Mundell and Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporters (Health day) FRIDAY, December 17, 2021 (HealthDay News) – Recovery after heart surgery can be painful. Corn a new study suggests that patients do not need potentially addicting prescription opioids to control this postoperative discomfort. “This study shows that discharge without opioidRead More →

FRIDAY, December 17, 2021 (HealthDay News) – Recovery after heart surgery can be painful. Corn a new study suggests that patients do not need potentially addicting prescription opioids to control this postoperative discomfort. “This study shows that discharge without opioid pain reliever after cardiac surgery is extremely well tolerated byRead More →

A group of Japanese medical experts claim to have successfully operated on a baby in the womb of its mother with severe congenital heart disease. The panel of experts, including those from the National Center for Child Health and Development, or NCCHD, says the surgery was performed in July onRead More →

VA experts in artificial intelligence teach computers to think like “perfusionists” – the operating room staff who use heart-lung machines during surgery. Doctors often stop a patient’s heart during major heart surgery. In this situation, a perfusionist uses a heart-lung bypass machine. The machine supplies the necessary blood and oxygenRead More →