Category Archives: Heart

In remembrance of Dr. Denton A. Cooley

Dr. Denton A. Cooley passed away last Friday, Nov. 18, 2016, at the age of 96. Dr. Cooley was a legendary surgeon with an immense impact on medicine and surgery. … Full Entry »

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Learning more about our Cardiac Developmental Outcomes Program

This blog was originally shared here. School is now in full swing and the change in seasons is just around the corner. The beginning of a new school year is … Full Entry »

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Sudden cardiac arrest in young athletes

Sudden cardiac arrest, also known as SCA, is a non-traumatic, nonviolent and unexpected event resulting in the sudden death of a previously healthy child. Every year, an estimated 20 to … Full Entry »

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Coronary artery anomalies: Why pre-participation screenings can be vital

Recent news stories have brought coronary artery anomalies (CAAs) to the forefront and garnered the attention of a mainstream audience because of the tragic outcomes they can cause; namely, the … Full Entry »

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You heard a what?! The truth about heart murmurs

Have you ever put your finger over the end of a water hose while the water was turned on? When you do that, you see the water spray and hear … Full Entry »

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