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Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital First in Nation to Implant Heart Pump in Study to Assess Device's Potential to Limit Heart Muscle Damage after Heart Attack



11/18/2011 10:12:33 AM

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Interventional cardiologists affiliated with Texas Heart® Institute (THI) at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital (St. Luke’s) recently implanted the first two patients in the nation with a tiny heart pump in a feasibility trial to determine the pump’s potential to limit damage to heart muscle following a heart attack.

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