Vancouver doctor unveils procedure that could revolutionize heart surgery (Dr. David Wood)
A Vancouver doctor says open-heart surgery could be a thing of the past.
Cardiologist Dr. David Wood with Vancouver General Hospital studied 411 patients who had this procedure and gave his results to thousands of doctors in Denver, CO, at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics conference.
“We’re always going to need open heart surgery,” he says.
Jonathon Brown reports