Category: Heart & Vascular (Page 9)
Endovascular Aneurysm Repair Now an Option for More Patients
With the new fenestrated endograft, select patients with pararenal aortic aneurysms are now candidates for a minimally invasive endovascular procedure. Could your patient benefit?
Making Women’s Heart Health a Priority
Cardiologist Brandy Patterson, MD, explains why she’s made women’s heart health a priority and provides tips on resources you can use to educate your patients.
Less Invasive ICD Prevents Deadly Arrhythmias With Reduced Risk for Infection
UVA is now offering this less invasive alternative to the standard implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD).
Interventional Cardiologist Taking A Holistic Approach to Amputation Prevention
Kanwar Singh, MD, has committed himself to not only mastering advanced revascularization techniques but also to providing comprehensive care to vascular patients.
UVA-Led Study Spurs FDA Approval of MitraClip Device
A UVA-led study reveals the promise of a new device for treating those patients with severe degenerative mitral regurgitation who are at prohibitive risk for open surgery. The MitraClip is one more promising addition to the arsenal of advanced procedures offered at UVA for those with MR.