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New device assists patients with heart failure

A new treatment may help people suffering from moderate to severe heart disease. The medical device called CorCap Support Device reduces the stress on the heart, thus helping it to regain a more normal shape and size. It can reduce the need for a heart transplant and is especially helpful in those patients where drugs have been found to be ineffective.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by News From Russia

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About: New device assists patients with heart failure

Date: 8 November 2004

Source: News From Russia


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