Stories of Gratitude
Read the inspiring stories from the people who tell it best – patients.
Karla received the life-saving care she needed for her sudden cardiac arrest, thanks to MHIF-developed protocols Cool-It and Level One.
At 85, Anna was able to undergo a transcatheter aortic valve procedure, which is less risky than traditional open-heart surgery.
Instead of waiting for a heart transplant, Peter was able to receive a left ventricular assist device (LVAD) implant.
When a rare vascular disease restricted blood flow to Curt’s leg, vascular experts successfully treated it and avoided amputation.
After a heart attack, Dave found new hope through a special MHIF program designed to improve patients’ quality of life.
Mark had a heart attack at the age of 48 and said that a positive outlook is key to recovery.
After learning that he had coronary artery disease and receiving two stents, Daniel realized that a healthier lifestyle was necessary..
When Elnora, 85, needed her aortic valve replaced, she was pleased she had new options through an MHIF clinical trial.
When Essam needed a new heart valve, he was pleased to be able to undergo a minimally-invasive, low-risk surgical procedure.
Any Gift, Big or Small, has a Significant Impact on People’s Lives