Patient Stories


Recovering hearts. Saving lives.

How do those affected deal with their heart disease and how were they helped? Here you will find reports in which patients share their personal experiences.

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Case reports of experiences with heart disease

Following a Brief Recovery Period, Kusum Is Back at Home With Her Family

Following a brief recovery period, Kusum is back at home with her family. Her heart function has improved and she is back to her old routine.

Carlos Returns to His Active Lifestyle Following Protected PCI Procedure

Since the procedure, Carlos's heart function has dramatically improved and he feels better than he has in years.

New Mother Embracing Life After Surviving a Heart Attack

Today, Akashi is enjoying motherhood with her husband and young daughter.

59-Year-Old Finds a New Passion After Surviving Heart Attack

Today, Seishiro is back to living an active lifestyle after suffering a myocardial infarction.

Tadeusz Is Back To Playing Music

Following a brief recovery period, Tadeusz is back at home with his family and his hobby, playing piano.

Father Enjoying Life with His Family After Heart Attack

Today, Yossef Grasyani has normal heart function. His quality of life and health condition have improved. He is back home and spends time with his wife and his three children.

Postman Returns to Work After Surviving Cardiac Arrest

Today, Yoshitsugi continues to deliver mail on a route that includes the University Hospital Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine where he often stops to thank the medical staff who saved his life.

Jan Malicky is Back to Gardening After Protected PCI Procedure

Today Jan enjoys gardening again and taking care of his rabbits and hens. He is back home and enjoys life with his wife.

Pavel is Back Home to His Family After a Protected PCI Procedure

Following a brief recovery period, Pavel’s quality of life has improved and he enjoys spending time with his wife and his dog.

Swiss Soccer Player Back to the Game He Loves After Heart Attack

Erduan Shaqiri is 35 years old, with no previous illnesses. Arm pain during football training is one of the first symptoms of a large anterior wall infarction.