Tag: Heart

April 1, 2022

How heart valve problems are diagnosed

These are the typical tests used to find heart valve issues.

Heart & Vascular

March 14, 2022

About surgery to repair or replace a heart valve

Why surgery for heart valve problems may be needed.

Heart & Vascular

March 11, 2022

Common medications for heart valve problems

Medications can ease symptoms of heart valve troubles.

Heart & Vascular

March 1, 2022

Three ways to treat heart valves with surgery

When possible, surgeons prefer to fix a valve rather than replace it.

Heart & Vascular

February 14, 2022

Understanding aortic valve regurgitation

If this problem comes on suddenly, it's an emergency.

Heart & Vascular

February 9, 2022

Advanced heart failure and diet: What you need to know

For AHF patients, a healthy diet is imperative. Here, a Vanderbilt expert answers our questions on why diet matters and what guidelines need to be followed.

Heart & Vascular

February 3, 2022

Understanding mitral valve regurgitation

The condition can raise the risk of other heart rhythm problems.

Heart & Vascular

January 19, 2022

What is open mitral valve repair?

What to know about this traditional strategy for valve repair.

Heart & Vascular

January 3, 2022

What is a tricuspid valve repair?

Minimally invasive surgery is an option for treatment.

Heart & Vascular

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