Posts Tagged with: Seton Heart Specialty Care and Transplant

389 Transplants Later, Program Marks 30 Years

389 Transplants Later, Program Marks 30 Years Walter Stevens, 71, is a Vietnam War veteran who has faced his share of challenges. But perhaps none was greater than what he faced in 1991, when at the age of 46 he was diagnosed with heart failure and told a heart transplant was his only chance of survival.
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As Clock Ticks for Patient’s New Heart, a Race to His Front Door

“The first thing I heard when I woke up was ba-bump, ba-bump, ba-bump,” said heart transplant recipient Roger Browne, thumping his right hand against his chest as his eyes welled up with tears. The sound of a beating heart was something he hadn’t heard for many years. Roger’s heart arrived New…
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