Tag: Mayo Clinic

Symptoms For All Types Heart Disease

Symptoms For All Types Heart Disease

The Mayo Clinic website is an excellent source for all things medical but the information about heart disease, heart transplantation and related heart issues is comprehensive and for the most part plain language. Yippee! In honor of American Heart Month, it seems a good time to learn more about heart disease. The Mayo Clinic describes […]

| February 18, 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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Heart Transplant Statistics 09-25-12

Heart Transplant Statistics 09-25-12

As of 09-25-12 at 2041 ET, there are 3.286 patients on heart transplant wait lists across the US.  In 2012, 1,212 patients have received heart transplants. In 2011, 2,322 heart transplants were performed. In 2012 462 Blood Type O patients received a heart transplant.   499 Blood Type A patients received a heart transplant. 172 […]

| September 26, 2012 | 3 Comments
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What Is A Heart Transplant?

What Is A Heart Transplant?

Heart transplantation is a remedy for congestive heart failure and end stage heart diease that comes with benefits and risks.

| February 16, 2012 | 6 Comments
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