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As Seen In… U.S.News & World Report, February 2010

The results are in. The state of Mississippi is number one.
But before you start celebrating, wait for the category — prevalence of heart problems. Sure, that’s bad news, but it’s not without a ray of hope. Namely, the outstanding care available from the Cardiovascular Institute of Mississippi at the Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center. 

CIM Brings Revolutionary Interventional Cardiac Equipment to McComb

Nov. 4, 2005 - Heart disease is one of the nation’s largest health problems. As the leading cause of death for all Americans aged 35 and older, making advancements in the medical technology used to diagnose and treat this condition is critical.
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Heart Health Resources
The heart health resource links provided below will take you to external web sites not affiliated with Cardiovascular Institute of Mississippi. We are pleased to assemble them for your convenience; however CIM does take responsiblity for information and content presented by these outside sources.

General information:
American Heart Association

Heart Anatomy

Surgery for Coronary Artery Disease
Anatomy

Coronary artery disease

Bypass surgery

Mammary artery

Terminology

Laser TMR

Surgery for Valvular Heart Disease
Terminology

Coumadin

Heart valve Disease: (Link Coming Soon)

Surgery

Mitral valve prolapse

Automatic implantable cardiac defibrillators

Pacemakers: (Link Coming Soon)

Biventricular pacemaker for heart failure: (Link Coming Soon)

Surgery for congenital heart disease

Surgery for diseases of the aorta
Aortic dissection: (Link Coming Soon)