3-D Echocardiagram: real-time view of a heart and greater success – video

November 4th, 2011

Doctors Kassem Ashe and Tim Aye cardiac surgeons at St. Mary’s, explain the “1000-times difference” in data and results that 3D, real-time scans of the heart produce when trying to pinpoint a leaking and defective valve. St. Mary’s was one of the first hospitals in Ontario to use the high-tech ECG and is one of the leading cardiac care hospitals in Canada.