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When it Comes to Heart Attacks, Hadassah Protocol Saves Lives

Thursday, Jul 31 2014

The Hadassah Medical Organization’s protocol for victims of heart attacks translates into 34 minutes from the time a patient arrives at Hadassah until the blocked artery is opened, relates Prof. Haim Danenberg, Director of Interventional Cardiology. This is the shortest time in Israel and one of the shortest times in the world, he says.

Hadassah is also a pioneer in minimally invasive heart valve replacement and other interventional cardiac techniques.

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