Tag: uva pediatric cardiology
Case Study: Mitral Valve Replacement in Six-Week-Old Infant
UVA recently joined a small group of hospitals nationwide that have successfully adapted the Melody valve — a stented bovine jugular vein graft used in adults — for use in tiny patients. The patient who received the Melody valve at UVA was the smallest yet at just 3.1 kilograms.
New Pediatric Cardiology Clinic Now Open in Richmond
UVA specialists will provide evaluations and comprehensive condition management for children with all types of congenital and acquired heart conditions.