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Anatomy of the cardiac valves and septum

Lecture in cardiac morphology: Anatomy of the Cardiac Valves and Septa  
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over 5 years ago
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No long-term survival difference found between types of mitral valve replacements

In a comparison of mechanical prosthetic vs bioprosthetic mitral valves among patients 50 to 69 years of age undergoing mitral valve replacement, there was no significant difference in...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 5 years ago
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Medtronic CoreValve system receives FDA approval for transcatheter valve-in-valve procedures

Medtronic plc has announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the CoreValve® System for valve-in-valve (VIV) procedures in patients whose surgical aortic heart valves...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 5 years ago
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Slippery Slope: Fen-Phen Users Recall a 'Miracle' Turned Nightmare

Fen-phen use was linked to heart valve damage, as these two cases illustrate.  
medpagetoday.com
over 5 years ago
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Why OHSU's super Starr is heading to Paris - Portland Business Journal

Dr. Albert Starr, who co-invented and implanted the first successful artificial heart valve, is receiving a prestigious international prize.  
bizjournals.com
over 5 years ago
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CardiAQ Valve wins FDA nod for mitral valve trial – MassDevice

CardiAQ Valve Technologies today said it won a nod from the FDA for an early feasibility trial of its 2nd-generation transcatheter mitral valve implant.  
massdevice.com
over 5 years ago
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TAVI: Direct Flow to put its valve up against Medtronic's CoreValve – MassDevice

Direct Flow Medical said today that it won FDA approval to add a head-to-head comparison with Medtronic‘s (NYSE:MDT) CoreValve device to a clinical trial of its replacement heart valve.  
massdevice.com
over 5 years ago
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On-X Life Technologies wins expanded labeling indication from FDA | Regulatory news for the week of April 6, 2015 – MassDevice

On-X Life Technologies said it nailed down an expanded labeling claim from the FDA for its aortic mechanical heart valve.  
massdevice.com
over 5 years ago
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FDA Approval: On-X Aortic Valves With Less Warfarin

Thousands of Americans with On-X Aortic Heart Valves may be able to reduce their regular blood-thinning medication regimen, thanks to an expanded...  
meddeviceonline.com
over 5 years ago
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FDA expands indication for On-X Life's heart valve – MassDevice

On-X Life Technologies said it nailed down an expanded labeling claim from the FDA for its aortic mechanical heart valve.  
massdevice.com
over 5 years ago
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TAVI: FDA adds 'valve-in-valve' indication for Medtronic's CoreValve – MassDevice

Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) today scored a double for its CoreValve replacement heart valve, after Japanese regulators approved the transcatheter aortic valve implant and the FDA expanded its indication to include "valve-in-valve" procedures.  
massdevice.com
over 5 years ago
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Patient selection for transcatheter aortic valve implantation

Stream Patient selection for transcatheter aortic valve implantation by BMJ talk medicine from desktop or your mobile device  
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over 5 years ago
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Transcatheter mitral valve repair: which patients benefit?

Stream Transcatheter mitral valve repair: which patients benefit? by BMJ talk medicine from desktop or your mobile device  
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over 5 years ago
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Aortic dilatation patterns and rates in adults with bicuspid aortic valves

Stream Aortic dilatation patterns and rates in adults with bicuspid aortic valves by BMJ talk medicine from desktop or your mobile device  
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over 5 years ago
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ICU Post Mitral Valve Surgery - Intensive Care Network

Pierre Janin, an Intensivist from RNSH Sydney, discusses post mitral valve surgery management, highlighting the common issues and how to handle them.  
intensivecarenetwork.com
over 5 years ago
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Newborn baby is UK’s youngest ever organ donor

A newborn baby who lived for less than two hours became the youngest ever organ donor in the United Kingdom after a pioneering operation at University Hospital of Wales last year. Teddy’s kidneys and heart valves were successfully transplanted into adults.  
feeds.bmj.com
over 5 years ago
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Edwards SAPIEN 3 Aortic Heart Valve Approved in U.S. |

Edwards announced that the FDA has issued the company approval to introduce its latest transcatheter aortic heart valve, the SAPIEN 3, including the Comman  
medgadget.com
over 5 years ago
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CoreValve Evolut R Recapturable and Repositionable Transcatheter Aortic Valve Approved in U.S. |

Medtronic just received FDA approval and is launching in the U.S. its CoreValve Evolut R transcatheter aortic valve system. The device comes in three sizes  
medgadget.com
about 5 years ago
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Patients can self monitor oral anticoagulation, study shows

The study, reported in the British Journal of General Practice, included 296 patients requiring oral anticoagulation who had bought a device to self monitor their international normalised ratio (INR). Most patients (97%) had warfarin prescribed, and this was for a range of conditions including thrombosis (35.8%), having a mechanical heart valve (32.8%), atrial fibrillation (23.0%), and …  
feeds.bmj.com
about 5 years ago