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Zhejiang Performs China’s First Minimally Invasive Artificial Heart Implant Surgery

Thursday, February 23, 2023

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The first minimally invasive artificial heart transplant surgery in China was completed in a patient experiencing severe heart failure. By implanting the left ventricular assist device using only two small incisions, surgeons were able to increase the patient’s quality of life as he waits for a donor heart.

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