Got a patient who’s curious about robotically assisted heart surgery? Share the essentials — and some reassurance — with this richly visual three-minute video.
A large meta-analysis confirms what had been suggested by smaller trials: Vegetations larger than 10 mm significantly raise the risk of embolism and death in patients with infective endocarditis.
This preeminent heart surgeon trained at Cleveland Clinic in the late ʼ90s before building a stellar reputation in robotics and more in Scandinavia. He explains what drew him back to his U.S. fellowship site.