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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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Shocking! Doc Prescribes Vest, Patient Saved

Shocking! Doc Prescribes Vest, Patient Saved Dr. Vamsi Krishna, Ascension Seton Heart Institute interventionist cardiologist, recently prescribed something different to one of his patients – a vest, equipped with a defibrillator in case he went into cardiac arrest. It worked. It saved the patient’s life. Twice. KXAN-TV recently did a story on the patient…
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