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Coronary artery bypass

My name is Dan. My surname is van der Westhuizen. I am involved with a program in exercise rehabilitation at Victoria University. I am teaching there and I’m doing a bit of research and helping with...
[ Music ] >> Elliott Fisher, MD, MPH: You know, our work here really began thirty years ago when Jack Wenberg started studying variations in practice within the State of Vermont. You...
*MUSIC* *MUSIC* ADVANCEMENTS IN THE PAST 40 YEARS HAVE GREATLY REDUCED THE RISK OF HEART BYPASS SURGERY SAVING THOUSANDS OF LIVES. WITH US TODAY IS MEMORIAL CARDIOTHORACIC SURGEON, WALTER SUROWIEC, TO...

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If lifestyle changes or medications are not effective in controlling your heart failure, surgery may be necessary. Nearly 50-percent of people with heart failure have defects in their heart’s ability...
Your doctor has recommended that you undergo a balloon angioplasty with a stent implant. But what does that actually mean? The heart is located in the center of the chest. It's job is to keep...