Medical Health Cluster


COVID-19 and the Heart: Is Cardiology Ready?

Robert Harrington, MD: Hi. This is Bob Harrington from Stanford University, here on and Medscape Cardiology. Throughout the course of the last 2 years, we’ve been trying to bring to our listenership and our readership a series of topics on the intersection of COVID-19 and the heart — cardiovascular disease. […]

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Man Who Received First Modified Pig Heart Transplant Dies

David Bennett Sr, the 57-year-old patient with terminal heart disease who became the first person to receive a genetically modified pig heart, has died. He passed away yesterday, according to a statement from the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC), Baltimore, where the transplant was performed. Bennett received the transplant on January 7 and […]

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