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First evidence of cardiac progenitor cells

First evidence of cardiac progenitor cells

Strategic analysis of the European tissue sealants market

Strategic analysis of the European tissue sealants market

New form of treatment for cancer of the larynx

New form of treatment for cancer of the larynx

Landmark revascularization procedure

Landmark revascularization procedure

Cardiac surgery mortality rates continue to decline

Cardiac surgery mortality rates continue to decline

Bypass surgery on a beating heart is an excellent option for many patients with blocked heart arteries

Bypass surgery on a beating heart is an excellent option for many patients with blocked heart arteries

Researchers have found that a blood-reduction program in cardiac surgery results in a reduced need for transfusions

Researchers have found that a blood-reduction program in cardiac surgery results in a reduced need for transfusions

New test for heart surgery patients

New test for heart surgery patients

New valve repair device that could replace major heart surgery

New valve repair device that could replace major heart surgery

Why some anesthesiologists end up abusing drugs

Why some anesthesiologists end up abusing drugs

Child heart deaths at Bristol fall below national average

Child heart deaths at Bristol fall below national average

New technique to treat condition called funnel chest, or pectus excavatum

New technique to treat condition called funnel chest, or pectus excavatum

Patients at low risk of dying after coronary artery bypass graft surgery fare better with high-volume surgeons

Patients at low risk of dying after coronary artery bypass graft surgery fare better with high-volume surgeons

Anti-hypertensive drug clonidine before non-cardiac surgery reduces risk of complications due to inadequate blood flow to the heart

Anti-hypertensive drug clonidine before non-cardiac surgery reduces risk of complications due to inadequate blood flow to the heart

Women are more likely than men to die from aortic dissection or tearing

Women are more likely than men to die from aortic dissection or tearing

High resolution imaging greatly aids physicians treating irregular heart beats

High resolution imaging greatly aids physicians treating irregular heart beats

First robotic heart operations in the southern hemisphere

First robotic heart operations in the southern hemisphere

New device enable physicians to quickly join blood vessels during heart bypass surgery

New device enable physicians to quickly join blood vessels during heart bypass surgery

New monitor can reduce patients experiencing awareness during an operation by more than 80%

New monitor can reduce patients experiencing awareness during an operation by more than 80%

New joint UK-Slovak health collaboration

New joint UK-Slovak health collaboration