Published in Blood Weekly, May 4th, 2006
The patient, a man in his late 50s from Virginia, was in stable condition in the Pauley Center's intensive care unit following a 7-hour surgery to implant the TAH-t. He had been critically ill suffering from end-stage heart failure. The TAH-t replaces his damaged heart while he waits for a donor heart to become available for transplant.
The TAH-t is a modern version of...
Want to see the full article?
Welcome to NewsRx!
Learn more about a six-week, no-risk free trial of Blood Weekly
NewsRx also is available at LexisNexis, Gale, ProQuest, Factiva, Dialog, Thomson Reuters, NewsEdge, and Dow Jones.