J-valve procedure saving heart patient lives at St. Paul’s Hospital
It’s a 4-minute procedure that has life-saving effects. A ‘j-valve’ is a revolutionary device that fixes leaky heart valves. The procedure doesn’t yet have Health Canada’s approval but as Aaron McArthur reports, doctors involved here are hoping that’s going to change.
Dianne Doyle, President & CEO, and Geoff Plant, Chair, PHC Board of Directors