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You called for a consult?

Thanks for coming in Dr. Russell. The patient is a female, mid- to late-forties, presenting with severe internal trauma after a traffic collision on… 368 more words


Heal My Heart

Tomorrow I check into the hospital at 6 am to have open heart surgery. They will be replacing my aortal valve and repairing both the mitrial and the tricuspid valves. 211 more words


Aortic Valve Replacement

Fascinating viewing of an Aortic Valve Replacement. Shows what calcification of the aortic valve looks like:


Researchers Accidentally Discover How To Turn Off Skin Aging Gene

…in mice.  This could be huge. On the other hand, let’s see the peer reviewed articles. Remember “resveratrol”?

Scientists at the University of B.C. searching for ways to slow the deterioration of blood vessels may have stumbled on to the key to youthful skin.

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Endothelial function in contemporary patients with repaired coarctation of the aorta

In this podcast, I discuss a recent paper published in Heart with first author, Dr. Robert Radke, Division of Adult Congenital and Valvular Heart Disease, Department of Cardiology and Angiology, University Hospital Muenster. 64 more words

General Cardiology