to replace a valve allows surgeons to perform other necessary procedures at the same time.
It is not approved for patients who can be treated by open-heart surgery
The consultants reported to the McKenzie-Willamette Medical Center Board of Trustees (six of whom are physicians) that they had never encountered so much physician support for addition of an open-heart surgery
She survived the blood clots in her lungs and a massive heart attack, yet open-heart surgery
was eventually a necessity.
Nigel said: "My father had open-heart surgery
and this experience helped me appreciate what he'd been through.
The company's lead product, EP217609, is the first neutralizable anticoagulant to enter Phase II trials for managing extracorporeal blood circulation during open-heart surgery
On the other hand Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan telephoned PM Nawaz and conveyed best wishes ahead of his open-heart surgery
WASHINGTON -- Prayers were offered in several mosques in the capital Washington and the neighbouring state of Virginia and Maryland for early recovery of Prime Minister Mohammad Nawaz Sharif who will undergo an open-heart surgery
in London next week.
The combination of severe carotid artery disease and coronary artery disease (CAD) is usually treated by one of three approaches, but a Cleveland Clinic study found that patients who underwent stenting of the carotid artery followed by open-heart surgery
experienced the best outcomes.
Clinical Trial, which will evaluate a new, non-surgical alternative to open-heart surgery
for patients with severe aortic stenosis.
Doctors who saw him recommended the new procedure, known as transapical aortic valve replacement, because they thought that it was too risky for Bott to go through another open-heart surgery
Lakers forward Ronny Turiaf underwent successful open-heart surgery
Tuesday at Stanford University Medical Center, with the team hopeful he could resume his basketball career after he recovers.
Doctors treat restenosis either by performing additional artery-clearing procedures or by open-heart surgery
to bypass the blocked vessel.
It's only the size of a postage stamp, but the ingenious device plugs a potentially fatal hole without the need for traumatic open-heart surgery
Based on a novel catheter-and-self-expanding-frame approach on a beating heart, the proprietary CoreValve Percutaneous ReValving System[TM] procedure avoids open-heart surgery