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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 Are The Best Heart Transplant Hospitals

What Are The Best Heart Transplant Hospitals

This is the first article of three about the best hospitals for heart transplantation.

| June 4, 2012 | 2 Comments
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Heart Transplantation And Little Things

Heart Transplantation And Little Things

Heart transplant patients are bound to suffer little setbacks but keeping ypour eye on the big picture is most imporatnt.

| May 3, 2012 | 0 Comments
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A Heart Transplant ER Moment

A Heart Transplant ER Moment

Weekends are the worst time to develop a serious complication. There is always a disconnect between the on-call nurse and the ER.

| April 10, 2012 | 0 Comments
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Heart Transplant By State

Heart Transplant By State

If you are ready for heart transplantation, you should read this report – Heart Transplant By State.

| January 24, 2012 | 7 Comments
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Hiland Transplanted 11-02-09

Hiland Transplanted 11-02-09

After more than two years on the heart transplant wait list, I received the magical gift of a new life from a generous 25-year old donor.

| January 14, 2012 | 9 Comments
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My Two Year Review

My Two Year Review

Medical care and hospitals have certainly been a big part of my two years with this magnificent heart.  I arrived in Tampa for my two-year review and a session with Dr. Albakri on Wednesday.  He is a really great guy and excellent neurologist. You have probably heard enough about the transplant center’s psychologist, Dr. Kronsnoble […]

| November 5, 2011 | 0 Comments
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5 Transplant Questions You Should Ask

5 Transplant Questions You Should Ask

Suppose you are scheduled for testing at a transplant center and this testing will determine whether or not you are chosen to be on the wait list.  You can expect to go through rigorous testing.  The testing will include a conversation with the center’s psychiatrist, who will decide if you are mentally prepared for the […]

| September 24, 2011 | 0 Comments
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New Wait List Statistics

New Wait List Statistics

As of August 31st, 2011, there are 121,264 patients on wait lists at U.S. Transplant Centers.  Of those 121,264 patients, 3,202 persons are awaiting heart transplants while an additional 69 patients are awaiting a heart/lung transplant. The majority of wait listed patients (95,531) patients are awaiting a kidney transplant and another 16.952 patients are awaiting […]

| August 31, 2011 | 4 Comments
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