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BHF announces shortlist of four CVD research projects competing for £30 million award

BHF announces shortlist of four CVD research projects competing for £30 million award

Heart transplants from hepatitis C–positive donors could help overcome organ shortage

Heart transplants from hepatitis C–positive donors could help overcome organ shortage

AATS calls for transparency of clinical research data

AATS calls for transparency of clinical research data

Study may lead to increased use of donor hearts for transplantation

Study may lead to increased use of donor hearts for transplantation

STS deeply disappointed as FDA's new ban fails to clear all flavored e-cigarettes

STS deeply disappointed as FDA's new ban fails to clear all flavored e-cigarettes

New collaboration aims to provide solutions for patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome

New collaboration aims to provide solutions for patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome

Surgery can improve survival rate for oldest patients with early stage lung cancer

Surgery can improve survival rate for oldest patients with early stage lung cancer

Experimental drug targets currently untreatable type of lung cancer

Experimental drug targets currently untreatable type of lung cancer

Five surgeons receive ACS/Pfizer Surgical Humanitarian Awards

Five surgeons receive ACS/Pfizer Surgical Humanitarian Awards

Rock icon receives replacement heart valve in New York City hospital

Rock icon receives replacement heart valve in New York City hospital

Substance use disorder can complicate postoperative valvular heart disease, shows study

Substance use disorder can complicate postoperative valvular heart disease, shows study

Cardiothoracic surgeons receive fellowship grants for new robotic programs

Cardiothoracic surgeons receive fellowship grants for new robotic programs

High-risk surgical patients with severe aortic stenosis can benefit from new TAVR system

High-risk surgical patients with severe aortic stenosis can benefit from new TAVR system

Additional heart artery stenting can help prevent future heart attacks

Additional heart artery stenting can help prevent future heart attacks

Death rates from heart failure are higher in the poorest U.S. counties

Death rates from heart failure are higher in the poorest U.S. counties

New gel reduces post-surgery scar tissue in animals

New gel reduces post-surgery scar tissue in animals

UW Medicine achieves milestone of 1,000 lung transplants

UW Medicine achieves milestone of 1,000 lung transplants

Debunking the 'July effect' for heart surgery

Debunking the 'July effect' for heart surgery

Mount Sinai receives highest quality rating for adult cardiac valve surgery

Mount Sinai receives highest quality rating for adult cardiac valve surgery

Novel technique that uses nanotechnology and photonics prevents bacterial infections on surgical implants

Novel technique that uses nanotechnology and photonics prevents bacterial infections on surgical implants