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Muscle wrap surgery promising for heart patients

In the early 1980s French heart surgeon Alain Carpentier had a notion he believed could change the course of heart surgery: an operation to be used in place of transplants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/09/ent_225750.shtml
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Cutting edge

...lunch in a University Hospital operating room. Giant lights hover above the surgery table like oversized Frisbees. Heart surgeon G. Lionel Zumbro Jr. stares into a television monitor showing the detailed workings of his patient's heart. A...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/16/ent_202640.shtml
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Hanna's over-ripe reserves barely potable

...he's having one of those days. I recently tasted 14 products from Hanna Winery, founded in 1985 in Sonoma County by heart surgeon Elias Hanna. The "regular" bottlings are well-made, especially the sauvignon blanc and chardonnay, but the reserve...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/07/liv_351272.shtml
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A PR black eye

...as the college says, it simply decided not to renew his contract. The issue is important because Dr. Anstadt, a heart surgeon and lieutenant colonel in the Army Reserve, was pulled out of his MCG post and sent to the Brooke Army Medical Center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/08/edi_408062.shtml
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People in the News

...known for his signature tune, "Tiny Bubbles," could be singing again by Christmas, said Dr. Amit Patel, a heart surgeon from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center who oversaw the procedure in Bangkok. The 75-year-old performer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/09/ent_31241.shtml
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McCain builds state GOP support

...in 2000. On Friday evening, the Arizona senator attended a reception at the home of Dr. Eddie Floyd, a Florence heart surgeon who raised more than $100,000 for Mr. Bush in 2000 and was co-chairman of the president's 2004 re-election...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/10/met_119754.shtml
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Angels walk among us

...and this past week helped at a highway accident scene near Miami. Broward County rescue officials said Frist, a heart surgeon, gave "invaluable" assistance at the scene where five people in an SUV sustained serious injuries on I-75's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/05/edi_362596.shtml
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Woman's recovery turns out to be more rare than disease

...woke up a week-and-a-half later in Open Heart Recovery." That she was able to wake up at all stumps even her heart surgeon. What felled Mrs. Parks was an extremely rare and deadly condition called spontaneous coronary artery dissection...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/17/met_483812.shtml
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`City of Angels' holds on to No. 1 box office spot

...million, stars Nicolas Cage as an angel who must choose between immortality or human life when he falls in love with a heart surgeon played by Meg Ryan. The film held off a challenge from another love story, "The Object of My Affection," a poorly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/20/ent_226434.shtml
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New device acts like support hose for heart

...mechanical heart pump or an organ transplant. "We have little to offer surgically," said Dr. Timothy Gardner, a heart surgeon from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia who had no role in the study. "There's a lot of interest in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/08/liv_433774.shtml
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