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Leducq Grants Put UVA Health on World Stage for Cardiovascular Research
We're using Leducq grants to push understanding of atherosclerosis into new realms.
New UVA Health Aortic Center a National Leader in Patient Care, Improving Outcomes, and Emerging Technologies
Serving as a quaternary referral center, we give patients access to innovative procedures and devices only available at select centers.
Research at UVA Health Is Revolutionizing Our Understanding of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy has historically been less well-understood than other cardiac conditions, but research at UVA Health is opening the door to tailored interventions.
UVA Health Presents Advancements in Mitral Valve Replacement & Repair to Hospitals Worldwide
UVA presented live cases at the premier TVT Conference, including a new technique for patients who can’t be helped by standard treatment.
UVA Discovers New Measure to Reduce Deaths from Heart Failure & Pulmonary Hypertension
Researchers at UVA Health developed a new heart function measurement that could significantly reduce deaths and hospitalizations from systolic heart failure and pulmonary hypertension.
Novel and Less-Invasive Options for Tricuspid Valve Regurgitation Now Available Through Clinical Trials Enrolling at UVA
For the past decade, the cardiology team at UVA Health has been helping to lead clinical trials in the U.S. and Europe focused on discovering new ways to repair or replace regurgitant tricuspid valves. Find out if your patients may be candidates for the four studies now enrolling.
Watch the Live Case Studies UVA Presented at the 2020 Virtual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics Conference
UVA presented two live surgical cases for valve replacement now available to view online.
An Update from the UVA Cardiovascular Surgery Program
Get information on the cardiac surgery team's tiered system for triage, the latest clinical trials and new initiatives, including the UVA Aortic Center.
Case Study: 88-Year-Old Survives Cardiogenic Shock with Emergency Coronary Intervention
This is one example of a complex case with a positive outcome made possible by the collaborative efforts of UVA's multidisciplinary heart team.
Taking a More Individualized Approach to AAA Screening and Treatment
Despite the benefits of a minimally invasive approach to elective AAA repair, we now know that EVAR is not the best long-term option for every patient.