Articles for Tag: "TAVR"
The FDA recently expanded access to the revolutionary practice.
But this is how they got it working again.
It’s needed when a heart valve is too narrow or stiff due to calcium buildup.
Just a week after surgery, an 85-year-old exclaims, “I already feel great.”
After undergoing a quadruple bypass and suffering a stroke, learn how a less invasive approach helped Charles Butts.
TAVR: It may sound foreign, but it’s the next big thing in heart care and it’s helping to heal plenty of hearts.
Doctors say Irene Vicich, a 100-year-old Chicago resident might be the “the oldest patient in the world” to undergo a new procedure to replace her aortic valve.