Through Express news service NEW DELHI: A middle-aged Tanzanian, who had previously received a kidney transplant, underwent rare and complicated heart surgery at a private hospital in the nation’s capital. The patient suffered from shortness of breath, fatigue and palpitations, which were diagnosed as being caused by a major leakRead More →

image: Overview of the main results of the study. The results illustrate a significantly increased risk of maternal and neonatal complications as well as a significantly increased risk of recurrence of congenital heart disease in children of mothers with congenital heart disease. seen Following Credit: European Heart Journal According toRead More →

Tubes and other flexible equipment used in cardiopulmonary bypass surgery (CPB) have exposed young children to phthalates at levels that may be clinically significant, according to preliminary research. In one hospital, pediatric patients who received blood products during heart surgery experienced immediate postoperative increases in serum DEHP levels (from aRead More →

Judas Priest‘s Richie faulkner is “stable and at rest” after having undergone emergency heart surgery. The update comes from his partner, Mariah lynch, who took to Instagram Tuesday to say, “Thank you all for all your messages. Next to a photo of the couple with their one-year-old daughter, daisy mae,Read More →

Judas Priest‘s Richie faulkner is “stable and at rest” after having undergone emergency heart surgery. The update comes from his partner, Mariah lynch, who took to Instagram Tuesday to say, “Thank you all for all your messages. Next to a photo of the couple with their one-year-old daughter, daisy mae,Read More →

Gasmyne Cox September 29, 2021 – 10:09 PM On Monday evening (September 27), news broke that Judas Priest was postponing the remainder of his North American tour due to Richie Faulkner being hospitalized for a “major medical problem with heart disease.” Faulkner’s companion, Mariah Lynch, keeps fans updated on herRead More →

Robert Webb is currently showing off his skills on the Strictly Come Dancing dance floor alongside pro Diane Buswell. The actor and comedian may have had a mixed start with the judges, but it’s fair to say he has the backing of his comedy partner David Mitchell, who joined JermaineRead More →

Richie Faulkner is in “stable condition” after being hospitalized earlier this week with major heart problems. Judas Priest’s guitarist has undergone “major emergency heart surgery”, Faulkner’s partner Mariah Lynch confirming on social media that the operation was a success. “Thanks everyone for all of your posts,” Lynch wrote on Instagram.Read More →

Open heart surgery is an incision made through the breastbone, also known as the breastbone, which is then pulled apart. This form of opening is called a full or midline sternotomy. After the operation, the sternum is closed with stainless steel threads and the skin is sutured. Image Credit: MAD.vertiseRead More →

Chhun Socheata from Cambodia said she found it difficult to breathe and was constantly tired. She even collapsed once while walking. The 7-year-old has been diagnosed with congenital heart disease and has been on medication for years. She could not get the corrective surgery she needed because the local hospitalRead More →

Heart defects occur in about one percent of babies and are called congenital heart defects (CHD). About half are benign, without major disruption of normal heart function. Along with the rest, the defect is severe enough to require treatment. About a quarter of these babies have critical coronary heart disease.Read More →

The United States Food and Drug Administration has approved the Harmony Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve System, the first non-surgical heart valve to treat pediatric and adult patients with congenital heart defects, which affect approximately 40,000 babies each year.1 The device is intended to improve blood flow to the lungs without requiringRead More →

Image: The Amplatzer Piccolo Occluder PDA closure device (Photo courtesy of Abbott) Minimally invasive pea-sized transcatheter implant shuts off ductus arteriosus (PDA) in premature infants. The Amplatzer Piccolo Occluder from Abbott (Abbott Park, IL, USA) is a PDA closure device made of a self-expanding single-layer nickel-titanium wire mesh. The obturatorRead More →

A new market study, titled “Global Valvular Heart Diseases Treatment Market Research and Forecast, 2018-2023” was featured on WiseGuyReports. Valvular heart disease characterized by a defect or damage in one of the four heart valves, namely mitral, aortic, tricuspid or pulmonary. Adult heart surgery such as the treatment of valvularRead More →

February is American Heart Month. Implemented speak National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, American Heart Month is designed to raise awareness of heart issues and encourage everyone to adopt heart-healthy behaviors, such as healthy eating, blood pressure and cholesterol control, and exercise. Alexander (Sacha) Opotowskyassociate professor at Harvard Medical SchoolRead More →