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A University of Iowa Health Care team has successfully completed a first-ever heart valve procedure in Iowa: a minimally invasive tricuspid valve repair that involves a catheter instead of open-heart surgery. UI Heart and Vascular Center specialists performed the operation Oct. 18. The patient was discharged from the hospital on Oct. 23.
Cardiovascular and stroke research have always been central to the mission of the University of Iowa, and grant support from the American Heart Association is critical to our carrying out that mission. It is my pleasure to report that this year, the University of Iowa ranks in the top 10...
Dear Members of the Council on Hypertension Leadership Committee, Dr. Curt Sigmund was recently elected to serve as the new Chair-elect of the AHA Council on Hypertension. Dr. Sigmund received his BA (1982), MA (1984) and PhD (1987) from the State University of New York in Buffalo NY. He sought...
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