Starr-Edwards valve

Starr-Ed·wards valve

(stahr ed'wărdz),
a cage and ball artificial cardiac valve with high reliability and durability.

Edwards,

Miles Lowell, U.S. physician, 1906–.
Carpentier-Edwards aortic valve prosthesis
Carpentier-Edwards bioprosthesis
Carpentier-Edwards bioprosthetic valve
Carpentier-Edwards mitral annuloplasty valve
Carpentier-Edwards pericardial valve
Carpentier-Edwards porcine prosthetic valve
Carpentier-Edwards valve
Starr-Edwards aortic valve prosthesis
Starr-Edwards ball-cage valve
Starr-Edwards ball valve prosthesis
Starr-Edwards disk valve prosthesis
Starr-Edwards heart valve
Starr-Edwards mitral prosthesis
Starr-Edwards pacemaker
Starr-Edwards prosthesis
Starr-Edwards prosthetic aortic valve
Starr-Edwards prosthetic mitral valve
Starr-Edwards silastic valve
Starr-Edwards silicone rubber ball valve
Starr-Edwards valve - see under Starr

Starr,

Albert, U.S. physician, 1926–.
Starr ball heart prosthesis
Starr ball heart valve
Starr fixation forceps
Starr forceps
Starr valve - Synonym(s): Starr-Edwards valve
Starr-Edwards aortic valve prosthesis
Starr-Edwards ball valve prosthesis
Starr-Edwards ball-cage valve
Starr-Edwards disk valve prosthesis
Starr-Edwards heart valve
Starr-Edwards mitral prosthesis
Starr-Edwards pacemaker
Starr-Edwards prosthesis
Starr-Edwards prosthetic aortic valve
Starr-Edwards prosthetic mitral valve
Starr-Edwards Silastic valve
Starr-Edwards silicone rubber ball valve
Starr-Edwards valve - a cage and ball artificial cardiac valve with high reliability and durability, first used to replace the mitral valve. Synonym(s): Starr valve
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That same year, Miles Lowell Edwards incorporated Edwards Laboratories to manufacture and market the Starr-Edwards valve.
Since then, the Starr-Edwards valve has saved the lives of more than 250,000 people, with millions more around the world receiving other brands of valves based on the same technology.
Unlike the Starr-Edwards valve, which was made of titanium, the next valve was a St.
The Starr-Edwards valve began the modern era of surgery to treat advanced heart valve disease, and this anniversary marks a major milestone in the history of heart valve therapy," said Michael A.
The valve is the latest in a series of innovations offered by Baxter, which pioneered the heart valve industry more than three decades ago with the introduction of the original Starr-Edwards valve.