What it takes to wait for a heart transplant

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 as if it is all happening so fast, the reality is, there is a lot that happens before the surgery and even more after.

Kimberly Ann Parks who specializes in advanced heart failure cardiology and transplant cardiology, and Erin

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