Tech out of Toronto allows researchers to make mature tissue from human cardiac cell samples for the first time, which could eventually lead to biodegradable surgical patches that remain in the body.
The device comes with a cellular-based home monitoring system that allows physicians to detect a range of heart-related events, including silent arrhythmias.
Knife- and gunshot-wound victims will be placed in suspended animation as the first human trials begin on this emergency life-saving technique.
Lee Kun-hee, 72, undergoes surgery after suffering from breathing difficulties that required him to be resuscitated.
Harvard researchers create a heart patch using gels and 3D-printing technology that could someday lessen reliance on transplant surgery.
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A tiny doughnut-shaped chip that attaches to the end of a catheter could improve the way doctors peek inside our circulatory systems.
Unlike existing surgical adhesives, the new glue works even in the presence of blood and seals within five seconds of exposure to UV light.
Researchers at the University of Wisconsin say they've been able to both diagnose as well as treat long QT syndrome in the womb.