Heart & Vascular

All Heart and Vascular Videos

All Heart & Vascular Videos

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Transaxillary First Rib Resection for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS)

Overview of the Transaxillary approach to treat Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS).

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Nerve Block Treatment for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS)

Overview of Nerve Block Treatment for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS).

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Atrial Fibrillation and Procedures to Close the Left Atrial Appendage

Dr. Hugh Calkins, professor of cardiology and director of the Electrophysiology Laboratory and Arrhythmia Service, provides an overview of atrial fibrillation including diagnosis and treatment options.

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Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) Q&A

Dr. John Conte and Dr. Jon Resar discuss which patients with aortic stenosis are appropriate for evaluation for transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), how the procedure works, and who is eligible.

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Treatment Options for Ventricular Tachycardia

Dr. Saman Nazarian, MD, gives a presentation on, Treatment Options for Ventricular Tachycardia.

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Robotic Mitral Valve Repair and Maze Procedure – Insights from a Cardiac Surgeon and Cardiac Anesthesiologist Before Scrubbing In

Johns Hopkins cardiac surgeon Kaushik Mandal, M.D., and cardiac anesthesiologist Nadia Hensley, M.D., share insights on a robotic-assisted mitral valve repair and maze procedure.

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The Role of Coronary Calcium Risk Assessment and Treatment Choice

Michael Blaha, M.D., director of clinical research at the Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease at Johns Hopkins discusses research from Johns Hopkins presented at the 2014 American Heart Association meeting.

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The Johns Hopkins Heart and Vascular Institute

Johns Hopkins cardiologists, cardiac surgeons and vascular surgeons collaborate in the Heart and Vascular Institute to lead the way in providing patient-centered care—from cardiovascular disease prevention through treatment and surgery. These Johns Hopkins cardiovascular specialists are pioneering cardiovascular care through research and clinical care.

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Johns Hopkins Cardiology at GBMC: Reed Riley and Patient Tony Sartori

Tony Sartori sought out a second opinion on clinical cardiovascular care from Reed Riley, a Johns Hopkins cardiologist who practices on the medical campus of Greater Baltimore Medical Center.

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The Johns Hopkins Heart and Vascular Institute: An Overview

Cardiologists, cardiac surgeons and vascular specialists work together to lead the way in cardiovascular disease prevention and treatment through research and clinical care.

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A Spirit of Innovation: The Johns Hopkins Heart and Vascular Institute

Johns Hopkins Heart and Vascular Institute leaders discuss the institute's innovation, passion for patient care and rich history in advancements in cardiovascular care.

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Cardiac Rehab at Johns Hopkins Medicine

After a heart attack or heart surgery, your hardest working muscle needs to get back in shape. The importance of cardiac rehab.

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The Silent Killer in Young Athletes: Sudden Cardiac Death

Theodore Abraham presents, “Sudden Cardiac Death—The Silent Killer in Young Athletes,” where he discusses what it is and why young athletes should be screened.

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Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS) Q & A

Dr. Ying Wei Lum, assistant professor of surgery, describes thoracic outlet syndrome, when to refer a patient, different treatment options and what makes it controversial.

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Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) | Q&A

John Conte, professor of surgery, and Jon Resar, associate professor of medicine, discuss the transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) procedure—one of the treatment options for aortic stenosis. They also share insights on eligibility, risks, recovery and benefits of TAVR.

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Heart Transplant in Children: What Can Be Done While Waiting for a Transplant | Q&A

Johns Hopkins Heart Surgeon, Dr. Luca Vricella, discusses what can be done while children wait for a heart transplant. He reviews associated conditions, surgery preparations, and treatment options. To schedule an appointment, call 410-614-1501

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Heart Transplant in Children: Surgery and Quality of Life Afterwards | Q&A

Heart Surgeon Dr. Luca Vricella discusses pediatric heart transplants. He reviews what the surgery entails, recovery, and quality of life.

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What is Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)? | Q&A

Vascular surgeon Mahmoud Malas discusses symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of peripheral arterial disease.

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How Is Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) Treated? | Q&A

Vascular surgeon Mahmoud Malas discusses treatment options for peripheral arterial disease and explains what to expect during recovery for surgical procedures.

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About Abdominal Aortic and Thoracic Aneurysms | Q&A

Assistant Professor of Surgery Dr. Christopher Abularrage and Associate Professor of Surgery James Black discuss abdominal and thoracic aortic aneurysms.

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Abdominal & Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Treatment: Open Surgery | Q&A

Associate Professor of Surgery Dr. James Black discusses open surgery for abdominal and thoracic aortic aneurysms, including the procedure and recovery.

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Minimally Invasive Surgery for Aortic Aneurysms | Q&A

Assistant Professor of Surgery Christopher Abularrage discusses minimally invasive surgery for abdominal and thoracic aortic aneurysms, including the procedure and recovery.

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Varicose Veins, Spider Veins, and Venous Ulcers | Q&A

Vascular surgeon Jennifer Heller discusses causes, symptoms, and risk factors of varicose veins, spider veins and venous ulcers.

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Varicose Vein Treatment | Q&A

Vascular surgeon Jennifer Heller discusses treatments for varicose veins, spider veins and venous ulcers, such as compression stockings and surgical options.

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Fenestrated Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair | Q&A

James Black, MD Associate Professor of Surgery Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy

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Carotid Artery Disease and Stroke: Prevention and Treatment | Q&A

Professor of Surgery, Dr. Bruce Perler discusses causes, symptoms, risk factors and treatment of carotid artery disease and stroke.

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Avoiding Leg Amputations Due to Peripheral Arterial Disease | Q&A

Johns Hopkins Medicine Vascular Surgeon Dr. Thomas Reifsnyder discusses symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of severe peripheral arterial disease (PAD). He also shares insight on how to avoid limb amputations, including leg and foot removal.

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#TomorrowsDiscoveries: Connecting Heart Failure and Arrhythmias | Dr. Mark Anderson

#TomorrowsDiscoveries: Heart failure means that the heart is unable to pump enough blood, while heart arrhythmias occur when the heart’s electrical system is disorganized. Dr. Anderson and his team want to understand why heart failure and heart arrhythmias often happen together—and how both can be better prevented

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#TomorrowsDiscoveries: The Hopkins Heart | Robert Higgins, M.D.

Heart failure has enormous costs, but existing therapies are often inadequate. Dr. Robert Higgins explains how a team of physicians, surgeons, engineers and biochemists are developing the next generation of replacement heart –“the Hopkins Heart.”