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Surgeons Replace Heart Valve Without Open Heart Surgery

Health & Wellness  (tags: heart surgey, UCLA, heart valve, 3D printing )

- 1472 days ago -
Thanks to 3D printing technology, surgeons were able to replace a heart valve using a less invasive technique (includes video)


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Sunday July 5, 2015, 12:43 pm
It's absolutely amazing what humans can do to benefit mankind and other species when we put our hearts and brains in it. Thanks so much Tamar for sharing.

jan b (5)
Sunday July 5, 2015, 1:28 pm
If I have to replace the mitral valve that is good news......THANKS for the update

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Monday July 6, 2015, 5:12 am
This is what technology should be about

Kerrie G (116)
Monday July 6, 2015, 7:44 am
Noted, thanks.

Lois Jordan (63)
Monday July 6, 2015, 12:54 pm
Noted. Thanks for posting, Tamar.

Janet B (0)
Monday July 6, 2015, 1:17 pm

Birgit W (160)
Monday July 6, 2015, 2:35 pm
Amazing! Thanks for sharing.

Eleonora Oldani (37)
Monday July 6, 2015, 4:49 pm

Thanks for the good news, Tamar - would have been nice to have this technique 10 yrs ago for by-pass surgery ...

Hartson Doak (39)
Monday July 6, 2015, 8:17 pm
What amazing stuff we can do for good when we want to.

marie T (163)
Wednesday July 8, 2015, 5:30 pm
Fantastic Thanks

Jonathan Harper (0)
Thursday July 9, 2015, 7:11 am

Sergio Padilla (65)
Tuesday September 1, 2015, 2:24 pm
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