Tag: Heart transplant wait list

Wait list and Heart Transplants Statistics Regions 5-11

Wait list and Heart Transplants Statistics Regions 5-11

As of July, 19 2013, there were 3,558 patients on heart transplant wait lists across the US.

In 2012, 2,378 persons in the US received a heart transplant.

From January 1 through April 30, 2013, 783 heart transplants were performed.

| July 31, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Blood Tests for Heart Transplant Patients

Blood Tests for Heart Transplant Patients

As a heart transplant enrollee, you are going to have hundreds of blood draws before and after your transplant. It may not seem like it, but they all serve a purpose.

| January 22, 2013 | 3 Comments
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Extending the Donor Organ Age

Extending the Donor Organ Age

Astonishingly, in Europe 4,500 hearts that are approved for transplantation are not being used every year. Br. Bombardini explained this phenomenon,

| December 12, 2012 | 3 Comments
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One Happy Heart Transplant’s Thanksgiving

One Happy Heart Transplant’s Thanksgiving

My hope is that wherever you are in the transplant cycle, you will rejoice in your prolonged life or in the hope that accompanies the wait.

| December 9, 2012 | 11 Comments
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The High Cost of Heart Transplantation

The High Cost of Heart Transplantation

High cost of heart transplant, advice and insurance.

| November 14, 2012 | 1 Comments
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Medicine Cocktail May Help Patients Avoid Heart Transplant

Medicine Cocktail May Help Patients Avoid Heart Transplant

The Jewish Hospital of Louisville announced a new medicine cocktail that may eliminate or seriously delay the need for heart transplantation..

| August 16, 2012 | 2 Comments
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How To Pick The Best Heart Transplant Center

How To Pick The Best Heart Transplant Center

Before choosing your heart transplant center, there are several things you should understand about the cneter’s waiting list and the recovery practices.

| June 24, 2012 | 0 Comments
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Best Heart Transplant Centers And Cardiology Centers

Best Heart Transplant Centers And Cardiology Centers

US Health News publishes an annual report evaluating the nation’s hospitals in a number of specialties, including cardiology and specialties like Heart Transplantation.

| June 10, 2012 | 5 Comments
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What is A Pre-Heart Transplant Evaluation?

What is A Pre-Heart Transplant Evaluation?

Before being admitted to a heart transplant center, you will be asked to go through a heart transplant evaluation. Your accpetancer will determine the results of your candidacy.

| March 15, 2012 | 4 Comments
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Who Gets A Heart Transplant

Who Gets A Heart Transplant

It is only natural to think about how and when you will receive a heart transplant. This article may help you understand the wait.

| March 7, 2012 | 4 Comments
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