Research points to a strong link between obstructive sleep apnea and atrial fibrillation.
Knowing how to operate and care for a ventricular assist device doesn’t just give patients confidence to leave the hospital.
A 16-year-old became the youngest patient at Michigan Medicine to have his aortic valve replaced using a transcatheter procedure.
A heart attack patient and former U-M athlete credits his “coach” not only for medical care but also for getting him back up to speed in the pool.
Patients who receive an implanted mechanical pump to support heart function must follow certain lifestyle guidelines. A nurse explains the basics.