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Simple clip could increase quality of life for thousands of patients with a common heart problem

By Sciencedaily.com | Posted - Dec. 19, 2011 at 10:49 a.m.



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The interventional cardiology team recently conducted the first clinical procedure in Canada using the MitraClip system, which is designed to treat patients suffering from mitral valve failure, a very common heart defect that affects an estimated one out five people to various extents starting at the age of 55. Read More ...

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