Tag: transcatheter aortic valve replacement

Bethesda Heart Marks 100th TAVR — the...

About 20 months after it’s first “transcatheter aortic valve replacement,” a minimally invasive procedure commonly known as TAVR, a team...

June 17, 2021

Cardiac Patient After Minimally Invasive Procedures: ‘How...

Even with regular care, heart disease can get very complicated and worsen suddenly. That was the case with David Horovitz,...

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‘Hybrid’ Coronary Bypass Surgery: Back to Normal...

Each year in the United States, at least 240,000 coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgeries are performed, according to statistics published...

July 17, 2020

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