Former President Bill Clinton’s condition is a reminder that fighting heart disease is an ongoing battle. The procedure Clinton recently had is considered to be pretty common. In fact hundreds are performed all over the country each day. “I feel great. Great,” said Frank Conte, 70….
Frank Hanley, MD, the pioneer of “unifocalization” surgery to repair complex cardiac defects in kids, is world-known for tackling cases that surgeons in places like Israel, Belgium and Australia would not touch. Now, the surgeon-researcher at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital is attacking the problem that troubles him most: How to grow durable replacement valves for […]