Italian Boy Becomes Youngest Patient Bridged to Transplant with the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart – Business Wire (press release)

This was originally published on this site Business Wire (press release) Italian Boy Becomes Youngest Patient Bridged to Transplant with the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart Business Wire (press release) Andrei, 12, is the world’s youngest patient to be bridged to transplant with the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart. He is pictured after his heart transplant with Read more about Italian Boy Becomes Youngest Patient Bridged to Transplant with the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart – Business Wire (press release)[…]

Redding baby gets a lifesaving heart transplant – KRCRTV.COM

This was originally published on this site KRCRTV.COM Redding baby gets a lifesaving heart transplant KRCRTV.COM REDDING, Calif. – A baby boy born with a heart defect got a heart transplant on Friday. Brayden McQuillan, who is five months old, was born with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome meaning his left side of his heart was Read more about Redding baby gets a lifesaving heart transplant – KRCRTV.COM[…]

698 beads tell the story of baby’s heart transplant – Wichita Eagle

This was originally published on this site Wichita Eagle 698 beads tell the story of baby’s heart transplant Wichita Eagle But her aortic arch had to be reconstructed for transplant, making an already-tricky newborn transplant even more complicated. Only 22 heart centers in the world do more than 10 infant heart transplants each year. St. Read more about 698 beads tell the story of baby’s heart transplant – Wichita Eagle[…]

What it takes to wait for a heart transplant

By Sara Cline Posted Jun 11, 2017 at 8:00 AM TAUNTON — If a person on the national organ transplant waiting list, receives a call that a heart is available for them, there is no time to waste. The patient has around two hours to get to the hospital for the transplant. And while in the moment it may seem Read more about What it takes to wait for a heart transplant[…]

Brianna’s heart: Taunton student who had transplant wants to be a nurse – Enterprise News

This was originally published on this siteSara Cline @saraclinenews TAUNTON — Dilated cardiomyopathy, Rituxan, arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia, post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder and heart transplant. Many people have never heard of most of these terms, let alone use them in their day-to-day vocabulary. But for Brianna Seaver, a 17-year-old senior at Taunton High School, these words Read more about Brianna’s heart: Taunton student who had transplant wants to be a nurse – Enterprise News[…]

Praise for fundraising in aid of Leeds heart transplant teen Connor – Yorkshire Evening Post

This was originally published on this site The family of heart transplant teenager Connor Laws has sent out a grateful ‘thank you’ message after a hugely-successful fundraising day in east Leeds. Hundreds of people attended the event at East Leeds ARLFC in Richmond Hill, which was organised to raise funds for 14-year-old Connor. As previously Read more about Praise for fundraising in aid of Leeds heart transplant teen Connor – Yorkshire Evening Post[…]