Open Heart Surgery News and Research

RSS
ACC/AHA guideline for prevention of cardiovascular disease released

ACC/AHA guideline for prevention of cardiovascular disease released

TAVR procedure safe in patients with unusual valve anatomy

TAVR procedure safe in patients with unusual valve anatomy

Study finds TAVR to be as good as open-heart surgery for patients at low surgical risk

Study finds TAVR to be as good as open-heart surgery for patients at low surgical risk

Researcher explore why some patients recover quickly after surgery while others don't

Researcher explore why some patients recover quickly after surgery while others don't

Thubrikar announces first human implant of Optimum TAV using their TAVI system

Thubrikar announces first human implant of Optimum TAV using their TAVI system

4TECH successfully completes first two implantations of TriCinch Coil tricuspid valve repair system

4TECH successfully completes first two implantations of TriCinch Coil tricuspid valve repair system

Researchers explore whether open heart surgery affects cognitive abilities

Researchers explore whether open heart surgery affects cognitive abilities

Computational model helps predict immune response in patients undergoing heart surgery

Computational model helps predict immune response in patients undergoing heart surgery

Henry Ford Hospital cardiologists are first in the U.S. to implant device for hard-to-treat angina

Henry Ford Hospital cardiologists are first in the U.S. to implant device for hard-to-treat angina

Clinical trial provides 'strong signal' that TAVR is safe for patients with low surgical risk

Clinical trial provides 'strong signal' that TAVR is safe for patients with low surgical risk

New guidelines help decide if open heart surgery or stent is better after heart attack

New guidelines help decide if open heart surgery or stent is better after heart attack

Mono-antiplatelet therapy after aortic heart valve replacements may work as well as two drugs

Mono-antiplatelet therapy after aortic heart valve replacements may work as well as two drugs

World's major heart surgery organizations call for effective strategies to treat rheumatic heart disease

World's major heart surgery organizations call for effective strategies to treat rheumatic heart disease

Study opens up new avenues for stopping calcific aortic valve disease

Study opens up new avenues for stopping calcific aortic valve disease

Researchers successfully treat cardiogenic shock using percutaneous auxiliary artificial heart

Researchers successfully treat cardiogenic shock using percutaneous auxiliary artificial heart

ACS recognizes contributions of five surgeons with Surgical Humanitarian and Volunteerism Awards

ACS recognizes contributions of five surgeons with Surgical Humanitarian and Volunteerism Awards

New urine test accurately detects patients at risk for kidney damage after heart surgery

New urine test accurately detects patients at risk for kidney damage after heart surgery

New procedure allows surgeons to reconstruct entire heart valves from patient’s own tissue

New procedure allows surgeons to reconstruct entire heart valves from patient’s own tissue

Minimally invasive valve replacement appears to provide durable remedy for people with heart disease

Minimally invasive valve replacement appears to provide durable remedy for people with heart disease

Study: Left atrial appendage closure during open heart surgery protects against brain infarctions

Study: Left atrial appendage closure during open heart surgery protects against brain infarctions