Hearts from Hepatitis C patients are safe to transplant, research shows Orlando, Fla., April 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A growing body of research suggests that heart transplantation from donors with active Hepatitis C (HCV) is safe – and that the virus successfully...
Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation releasing themed issue on MCS to coincide with ISHLT 2019 Orlando, Florida, April 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation is releasing its themed issue on Mechanical Circulatory Support to coincide with the 39th Annual...
Older heart failure patients ineligible for transplants fare well on novel pump, opening door to new treatment option Orlando, Florida, April 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A common heart pump has traditionally been seen as only a short-term option for heart-failure patients but new research shows it may provide a...
Improved Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Mortality Risk ScoresShow Positive Impact of Ralinepag at the ISHLT 38th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions NICE, FR, April 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today at the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) 38th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions, Raymond Benza, MD, FAAC,...
Infectious Diseases a Hot Topic at the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation 38th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions NICE, FR, April 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- During Oral Session 38 at the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) 38th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions, two studies...
Technology and Pathways Advancing Future Transplant Patient Care Discussed at the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) 38th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions NICE, FR, April 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- During the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) 38th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions, an entire symposium was...
DCD and Ex-Vivo Heart Perfusion Highlights at the 38th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) NICE, FR, April 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Researchers shared the results of several studies focused on donation after circulatory death (DCD) and usages of ex-vivo heart perfusion during Oral...
38th Annual International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions Kicks Off with the INTERHEART Study, Pulmonary Hypertension and Heart Attack Recovery Using LVADs NICE, France, April 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Researchers at the Alberta Transplant Applied Genomics Centre (ATAGC) at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada presented results of The...
Approaching CTEPH Metabolically and Surgically at the 38th Annual International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions Nice, France, April 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today at the 38th Annual International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) Meeting & Scientific Sessions, researchers shared...
MEDAMACS 1-YEAR STUDY RESULTS ON ADVANCED HEART FAILURE INDICATE CLINICIANS SHOULD EXPAND VAD THERAPY TO THOSE PREVIOUSLY THOUGHT AS ‘TOO HEALTHY’ San Diego, April 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today researchers presented findings of the Medical Arm of Mechanically Assisted Circulatory Support (MedaMACS) study, a multi-center, U.S.-based study,...