Simple ‘practice bundle’ helped achieve 30% reduction across 15 hospitals.
Novel trial compares outcomes between a catheter-based stent and surgical shunt for children with insufficient blood flow between their heart and lungs.
Hospitals across the country are teaming up to improve outcomes in kids who need mechanical heart pumps for congenital heart disease or heart failure.
A third of children and adolescents who underwent a complex procedure for a severe congenital heart condition were identified as frail.
Michigan Medicine teams complete first procedures using new self-expanding heart valves for chronic pulmonary regurgitation, reducing risks of open heart surgery.