Sudden cardiac arrest killed 16-year-old football player Nick Varrenti, so his family started the Nick of Time Foundation in his honor. Now, volunteers from UW Medicine, Seattle Children's and the Nick of Time Foundation come together to screen young kids and look for hidden heart disease.
Hidden Heart Problems
Children with heart diseases should not play competitive sports. Yet young athletes with inherited heart conditions often go undiagnosed, and can die unexpectedly during practice or a game....
Inside Cardiology at Seattle Children's Heart Center
Cardiologist Dr. Mark Lewin shares how Seattle Children's Heart Center makes families part of the team, and personalizes care for each child or teen. Learn more about Dr. Lewin:...
Children’s 100th Heart Transplant
Dr. Yuk Law, a pediatric cardiologist at Seattle Children's, describes the transplant process -- from receiving a donor heart through successful surgery. This video contains actual footage of Seattle...
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