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Predicting Right-Size Of Heart Valves Before Surgery

The computer simulation project is a collaboration between Flamini and Puneet Bhatla from NYU Langone School of Medicine. (Representational Image) New York:  Children born with a certain congenital heart defect often need a pulmonary valve surgically inserted when they are 10 to 15 years old. Researchers have now developed computer simulations to determine if the necessary valve will fit in ... Read More »