Support Group for Mechanical & Artificial Heart Valve Surgery & Using Warfarin
Salut All !From sunny Toulouse, very hot the last few weeks - between 28°c and 42°c, a bit difficult but all OK. What's happening, no posts, no correspondence ... is this because we are all as fit as…Continue
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Dental implantsIn the near future (six months – 12 months time), I require some dental work, removal of an old bridge then dental implants. My dentist is only happy to carry our this work if given…Continue
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Goodness me ! it is now 4 years since my tick tick thump Sorin valve became part of me. All is well, no problems INR spot on thanks to Coagucheck. Lots of sport, healthy eating (a few cheeky reds) and an early reitirement deal. thanks yet again to Graeme for this fantastic site. Happy summer to you all. Love Kevin
Posted on August 13, 2016 at 18:01 — 2 Comments
How time zooms along! - Almost 2 months in since my replacement valve. All going well, tired in the afternoons and early evening, and a very load thumping (no clicking) of the heart at times.
I am managing 45 minutes of walking (being pulled along by my 55 kg Beauceron) in the mornings, followed up by about half an hour's cycling in the afternoon ( no Beauceron at this stage).
My cardiolog is happy with the outcome of operation and my recovery. I am having trouble getting my…Continue
Posted on September 30, 2012 at 16:44 — 3 Comments
The operation was a great success, the only bad part for me were the mild hallucinations whilst in intensive care. The team at clinique Pasteur http://www.clinique-pasteur.com/front were fabulous they made each step of the journey as confortable as possible.
I have now been transfred to my « centre de readaptaion at midi gascongne » http://www.midi-gascogne.com/ today is…Continue
Posted on August 13, 2012 at 15:28 — 1 Comment
Hi All ! Had my meeting with the anesthetist yesterday - far too much detail :-)) , number of tubes etc etc... All set for the big day, I remain positive, thanks not only to friends and family but also to the support this site and its members offer. Cheers Kevin
Posted on July 24, 2012 at 13:45 — 3 Comments