Aortic dissection can be deadly if not diagnosed and treated quickly. One patient shares the warning signs and his road to recovery.
Jane Racey Gleeson
Jane Racey Gleeson has been a member of the University of Michigan Frankel Cardiovascular Center’s communications team as a contributing writer for the past three years. She works with the team to produce targeted communications that meet the Frankel CVC’s goals. Gleeson’s 30 years in the technical communications field extend to custom publications, website development and integrated marketing for a variety of clients. She received her bachelor’s degree with honors in journalism from Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan.
The Young ICD Connection was formed to help patients cope with the implanted cardiac device. Two decades later, the mission continues.
A palliative care team can help improve the quality of life for patients dealing with chronic disease.
Ken Groom thrives at U-M Frankel CVC after another health system gives him no hope for survival.
After recovering from a potentially fatal heart condition, a mother promotes the lifesaving value of intuition.