Lessons from 500 heart transplants

June 30, 2014


As Mayo Clinic celebrates its 500th heart transplant, cardiologists and transplantation specialists Brooks S. Edwards, M.D., and Sudhir S. Kushwaha, M.D., review advances in the treatment of end-stage heart failure, including ventricular assist devices and immunosuppressive strategies, and discuss when a transplant should be considered with Charanjit S. Rihal, M.D., Mayo Clinic cardiologist.