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The Press: Heart patient first in world with new valve

Peter Griffin posted in on November 9th, 2009.

An article in The Press talks about Tom Morland, of Christchurch, who is the first man in the world to have a newly-developed heart valve implanted. Whereas previously, doctors had to use clamps or stitches to stop an artery bleeding, the same effect can now be achieved using the new, biodegradable, valve. An excerpt: (read […]

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