Henry Ford Hospital

This page highlights news and new technology from Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. The hospital is a luminary center and also a pioneer of new cardiovascular technologies and techniques in the areas of complex PCI, including chronic total occlusions (CTO) and transcatheter structural heart treatments, including transcatheter valve replacement (TAVR), transcatheter LAA occlusion and MitraClip mitral valve repair. The center has also been at the forefront of how to improve mortality in cardiogenic shock patients and heads the National Cardiogenic Shock Initiative

Videos | Structural Heart

Tiberio Frisoli, M.D., interventional structural cardiologist, senior staff physician, Henry Ford Hospital, explains how ...

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The Abiomed Impella percutaneous heart pump was shown in the NCSI study to greatly improve survival of acute myocardial infarction with cardiogenic shock (AMICS), raising survival from 50 percent to 71 percent. Ambulance image from Getty Images.
Feature | Cardiogenic Shock | By Dave Fornell, Editor

April 29, 2021 — The results of a large, national heart attack study show that patients with  cardiogenic shock survived ...

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Transesophageal echo (TEE) being used to guide the deployment of a MitraClip device during a structural heart procedure at the University of Colorado Hospital. The center has performed more than 200 MitraClip mitral valve repairs over the past decade. Photo by Dave Fornell
Feature | Structural Heart

The resounding success of transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) has led the creation of hundreds of structural ...

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Videos | Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Cardiologist William O’Neill, M.D., medical director of the Center for Structural Heart Disease at Henry Ford Hospital ...

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Videos | Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Detroit, Michigan, has been one the hardest hit regions with a large number of COVID-19 cases. William O’Neill, M.D. ...

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First Large-scale U.S. Study on Hydroxychloroquine COVID-19 Prophylaxis Begins in Detroit. #COVID19 #coronavirus #SARScov2
Feature | Coronavirus (COVID-19)

April 10, 2020 — Enrollment began April 9 at Henry Ford Hospital for the first large-scale study in the United States of ...

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Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit gets a lot of referrals for very sick patients seeking a last resort treatment in its ...

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Khaldoon Alaswad, M.D., right, director, cardiac catheterization lab, during a complex CTO procedure at Henry Ford Hospital.
Feature | Henry Ford Hospital | Dave Fornell, Editor

Henry Ford Hospital thought leaders regularly speak at the cardiology conferences about new research and technology ...

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Videos | Cardiovascular Business

A discussion with Ruth Fisher, MBA, vice president of the Henry Ford Hospital structural heart program, and Janet Wyman ...

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Videos | Heart Valve Technology

Marvin Eng, M.D., structural fellowship director at Henry Ford Health System, and William O'Neill, M.D., director of the ...

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Videos | Structural Heart

A discussion with William O’Neill, M.D., director of the Henry Ford structural heart program, Ruth Fisher, MBA, vice ...

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Videos | Cath Lab

A discussion with Nicolas Bevins, Ph.D., vice chair, physics and research, and Jessica Harrington, RCIS. They explain ...

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Videos | Hemodynamic Support Devices

There was a 77 percent increase in survival in cardiogenic shock patients treated using a new protocol in the National ...

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Videos | Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO)

A discussion with Khaldoon Alaswad, M.D., director, cardiac catheterization lab, Henry Ford Hospital, on treating ...

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Videos | Hemodynamic Support Devices

A discussion with William O'Neill, M.D., director of the structural heart program, Henry Ford Hospital, and Michele ...

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