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My father was unable to have open heart surgery yesterday his heart was too destroyed. They gave him a 40% chance to live, what does that mean? The say he needs a new heart or he will die, he is not on the transplant list and his defibrillator goes off da

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Dr. Anita Prakash
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Get a 2nd opinion

Take your father to an academic center in your state with heart failure capabilities for treatment & best chance for survival

In brief: Get a 2nd opinion

Take your father to an academic center in your state with heart failure capabilities for treatment & best chance for survival
Dr. Anita Prakash
Dr. Anita Prakash
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Dr. H Robert Silverstein
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: This is tragic

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The truth is, medicine and doctors are not always successful and not everyone can be saved. I am, and we in medicine all are sorry for this circumstance. HRS, MD, FACC

In brief: This is tragic

There must be more information that is relevant.
The truth is, medicine and doctors are not always successful and not everyone can be saved. I am, and we in medicine all are sorry for this circumstance. HRS, MD, FACC
Dr. H Robert Silverstein
Dr. H Robert Silverstein
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