Children's Health and Wellness

The Heart

To learn more about the intricate process of heart transplantation, it is important to first learn about the heart and its components. Listed in the directory below you will find additional information regarding the anatomy of the heart and heart transplantation, for which we have provided a brief overview.

Online Source: United Network for Organ Sharinghttp://www.transplantliving.org/beforethetransplant/organfacts/heart.aspx
Online Editor: Rachael Clarke
Online Medical Reviewer: Akin, Louise RN, BSN
Online Medical Reviewer: Bassem N. Mora, MD, MBA
Online Medical Reviewer: Jenkins, Lee
Online Medical Reviewer: Teresa Lyle, RN, MSN, CPNP
Date Last Reviewed: 1/19/2010
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