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*  Dilated cardiomyopathy
In patients with advanced disease who are refractory to medical therapy, heart transplantation may be considered. For these ... Complications can include heart failure, heart valve disease, or an irregular heartbeat. Causes include genetics, alcohol, ... Pieske B (2004). "Reverse remodeling in heart failure - fact or fiction?". Eur Heart J Suppl. 6: D66-78. doi:10.1016/j.ehjsup. ... but only in the presence of ischemic heart disease A person suffering from dilated cardiomyopathy may have an enlarged heart, ...
*  Banff Classification
"Margaret Billingham, Pioneer in Heart Transplant Pathology Dies at 78". Stanford Medicine News Center. Solez, K.; Axelsen, RA; ... for histological diagnosis of rejection on clinical outcome and renal function parameters after kidney transplantation". ...
*  Pump thrombosis
Criteria should include the presence of hemolysis, presence of heart failure not explained by structural disease, and/or ... transplantation, autopsy), irrefutable radiographic evidence, or absence of Doppler inflow or outflow signals. Not all ... J Heart Lung Transplant. 29: 616-24. doi:10.1016/j.healun.2010.02.003. Slater JP, Rose EA, Levin HR, et al. Low thromboembolic ... J Heart Lung Transplant. 33: 51-9. doi:10.1016/j.healun.2013.10.005. Slaughter, MS; Naka, Y; John, R; et al. (2010). "Post- ...
*  Liver transplantation
Such contraindications may include advanced age or serious heart or lung disease. Several circumstances are considered " ... Liver transplantation or hepatic transplantation is the replacement of a diseased liver with the healthy liver from another ... A major advance in pediatric liver transplantation was the development of reduced size liver transplantation, in which a ... Before transplantation, liver-support therapy might be indicated (bridging-to-transplantation). Artificial liver support like ...
*  Heart transplantation
The 2016 International Society for Heart Lung Transplantation listing criteria for heart transplantation: A 10-year update. J ... Heart transplantation is not considered to be a cure for heart disease, but a life-saving treatment intended to improve the ... following Barnard's landmark heart transplantation on December 3, 1967, 107 human heart transplants were performed by 64 ... Burch M.; Aurora P. (2004). "Current status of paediatric heart, lung, and heart-lung transplantation". Archives of Disease in ...
*  The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation
It was established in 1981 as Heart Transplantation, and was renamed to the Journal of Heart Transplantation in 1984. It ... The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation is a monthly peer-reviewed medical journal covering heart and lung ... "The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation". 2016 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Clarivate ... It is published by Elsevier on behalf of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation, of which is the official ...
*  List of South African inventions and discoveries
1967 Heart transplantation; Dr. Christiaan Barnard completed the world's first successful heart transplantation on 3 December ... His invention has transformed cryosurgery (the use of extreme cold produced by liquid nitrogen) for gynaecology, lung, heart, ... 2008 Freeplay foetal heart rate monitor, a power-free foetal heart monitor. http://www.rooibostea.com/history-of-rooibos-tea. ... designtoimprovelife.dk/free-play-fetal-heart-rate-monitor/. ...
*  SESAMO
Basile A. et al., Sexual Disorders After Heart Transplantation. Elsevier Science Inc., New York, Vol. 33, Issue 1, 2001. Basile ...
*  Congenital heart defect
Occasionally heart transplantation is required. With appropriate treatment, outcomes are generally good, even with complex ... Congenital heart defects are known by a number of names including congenital heart anomaly, congenital heart disease, heart ... A congenital heart defect (CHD), also known as a congenital heart anomaly or congenital heart disease, is a problem in the ... Congenital heart defects are divided into two main groups: cyanotic heart defects and non-cyanotic heart defects, depending on ...
*  Randall B. Griepp
Human heart transplantation: current status. Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 1976 August; 22(2): 171-175. PMID 788661 Griepp RB, ... Children's Heart Fund Precious Heart Award, 2003 Distinguished Scientist Award, Bicuspid Aortic Foundation Partial list: Etz CD ... A heart and lung transplant program commenced in 1990. Griepp stepped down as chairman in 2001 to pursue research and clinical ... He has received nearly $8 million in grants from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute todate. He is currently a ...
*  Euryclides de Jesus Zerbini
Heart transplantation in Chagas' disease. 10 years after the initial experience. Circulation. 1996 Oct 15;94(8):1815-7. PMID ... He is internationally known for performing the first heart transplantation in Latin America (and the third in the world) in ... Experience on three cases of human heart transplantation. Laval Med. 1970 Feb;41(2):149-54. PMID 4929483 Losardo RJ et al. ... Alfonso Roque Albanese: Latin American Pioneer of Heart Surgery. Tribute from the Pan American Association of Anatomy. Int. J. ...
*  Cardiac surgery
It also includes heart transplantation. The earliest operations on the pericardium (the sac that surrounds the heart) took ... Norman Shumway is widely regarded as the father of human heart transplantation, although the world's first adult heart ... Recovery from open heart surgery begins with about 48 hours in an intensive care unit, where heart rate, blood pressure, and ... In open heart surgery, the patient's heart is opened and surgery is performed on its internal structures. Dr. Wilfred G. ...
*  Timeline of Polish science and technology
... a pioneer in human heart transplantation; in 1987 he performed the first successful heart transplant in Poland; in 1995 he was ... Blue laser - first blue laser in Poland (third in the world) Artificial heart - an implant, program: "Polish Artificial Heart" ... a renowned Polish transplantation surgeon and scientist who gained world recognition when she led a team of eight surgeons ... in 2004 Religa and his team developed an implantable pump for a pneumatic heart assistance system Maria Siemionow, ...
*  Interoception
"Palpitations and Cardiac Awareness After Heart Transplantation." Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 60, no. 5, Sep-Oct, 1998, pp. 557 ... results can be influenced by the participant's preexisting knowledge of his or her heart rate and an insensitivity to heart ... "Dissociating beliefs about heart rates and actual heart rates in patients with cardiac pacemakers". Psychophysiology. 36 (3): ... "Heart Beat Perception in Patients with Depressive, Somatoform, and Personality Disorders." Journal of Psychophysiology, vol. 13 ...
*  Dorothy Fischer
Christiaan Barnard Heart transplantation Wallis, F. (2000). News Diary: facts and freaks over 1,000 years, Cape Town: Human & ... Fischer's heart had been damaged by rheumatic fever as a child and by 1969, when she was 38 years old, her doctors agreed that ... She survived for twelve and a half years after the operation and was held up by Barnard as proof that heart transplants were a ... Dorothy Fischer (1931 - 19 October 1981) was a South African woman who was for many years the world's longest surviving heart ...
*  Palaivana Solai (1981 film)
Geetha comes there for her heart transplantation. Geetha becomes their friend while the five youth fall in love with her. What ...
*  Legionella longbeachae
"Fatal Legionella longbeachae infection following heart transplantation". Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 17 (1): 53-5. doi: ...
*  Philip Blaiberg
The success of Blaiberg's heart transplant spiraled the progress made in regard to heart transplantation. Blaiberg was born in ... "Heart Transplantation". Salem Press. Retrieved 2007-02-08. "Definition of Heart transplant". MedicineNet. Retrieved 2007-02-08 ... In March 1967, Blaiberg's heart failed, and it appeared that he was dying. The world's first human heart transplant operation ... By the end of August 1968, 34 heart transplants had been performed, and by December 1968, 100 hearts had been transplanted into ...
*  Zainulabedin Ismail Hamdulay
"Global Hospitals - Now a Destination for Heart Transplantation". Global Hospital. 23 February 2017. Pandit, Sadaguru (29 ... Nomani, Ziaulla (21 August 2013). "Why Heart doctors die of heart attack". Two Circles. "Hamdulay Heart Foundation". Sequeira, ... He is also a Founder of Hamdulay Heart Foundation. Hamdulay has performed over 6,000 cardiac surgeries. Zainulabedin Hamdulay ... "Mumbai Doctor Starts Ramzan Fundraiser To Help 700 Underprivileged Heart Patients". HuffPost. "In Mumbai: Organs from brain- ...
*  Carlos Manuel Ch├ívez
But Chavez and his mentor, James D. Hardy, M.D., had proven heart transplantation in humans could be done. Unfortunately, their ... Petrovskii B. (1968). [The problem of heart transplantation](Article in Russian). Kardiologiia, Jun;8(6):3-6. ... A donated human heart would have been almost unthinkable at that time. By the spring of 1963, the doctors began cautiously ... The doctors surmised the heart may have been too small and that the patient too weak before surgery for the transplant to take ...
*  Magdi Yacoub
... and was involved in the development of the techniques of heart and heart-lung transplantation. Between August and October 1988 ... He was involved in the restart of British heart transplantation in 1980 (there had been a moratorium following the series of ... p. 2. Pioneering heart transplant patient who was given five years to live dies THIRTY THREE years later (and not from heart ... "The Telegraph - John McCafferty Longest Living Heart Transplantation Survival", www.telegraph.co.uk, retrieved 2017-02-09 John ...
*  Armen Margarian
"Cause of atrioventricular block in patients after heart transplantation". Transplantation journal. "USC AGSA Dinner Dance and ... "Cause of Atrioventricular Block in Patients After Heart Transplantation.". Margarian continued his education at the USC ... He co-authored a research article in the peer-reviewed journal Transplantation on " ...
*  Barron H. Lerner
"I was the first": revisiting a paediatric heart transplantation. Lancet. 2008;371:1158-1159. Lerner BH. Curing formerly fatal ...
*  Dale G. Renlund
Utility of Virtual Crossmatch in Sensitized Patients Awaiting Heart Transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2009 Sep 25. doi: ... Time-dependent changes in B-type natriuretic peptide after heart transplantation: correlation with allograft rejection and ... A clinical correlation study of severity of antibody-mediated rejection and cardiovascular mortality in heart transplantation. ... Am Heart J. 2009 May;157(5):946-54. Epub 2009 Mar 25. doi:10.1016/j.ahj.2008.12.021 PMID 19376326 Horne BD, May HT, Anderson JL ...
*  James Kirklin
... ventricular heart to successful heart transplantation with a longer term pediatric heart assist device called the Berlin Heart ... Kirklin's surgical expertise includes surgery for congenital heart disease, heart transplantation, and mechanical circulatory ... Lung Transplantation". Ihlt.org. Retrieved 2 October 2017. Deng, Mario C (2002). "Heart Transplantation. By James K. Kirklin, ... Kirklin was first author of the textbook of Heart Transplantation and co-authored the fourth edition of the textbook of heart ...
*  Annabel Heseltine
Kenya (13 November 1999). "Kenya: First hearts, then minds". The Daily Telegraph. "Health". The Times. 5 August 2014. [2] ... and lead surgeon of the British face transplantation team. The couple have four children: Mungo, Isabella, Rafferty and Monty; ... Conrtributor page, New Statesman http://www.thefreelibrary.com/I+MENDED+MY+BROKEN+HEART%3B+Last+New+Year+Annabel+Heseltine%27s+ ...
*  Felix Unger
In 1986 he performed the first artificial heart transplantation in Europe. Unger studied medicine at University of Vienna, ... In Salt Lake City, he invented Ellipsoidherz that he later used for the first implantation of artificial heart in 1986. In the ... Felix Unger (born 2 March 1946 in Klagenfurt, Austria) is one of the leading heart specialists in the world [according to whom ... "New Artificial Heart is Tried", United Press International in The New York Times, December 16, 1986. http://www.sazu.si/o-sazu/ ...