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Mysterious Human Heart

Mysterious Human Heart

This series highlights our growing comprehension of how the heart works and provides new insights into the cutting-edge prevention and treatment techniques emerging from the latest research.

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  • Endlessly Beating (#101)

    The story of the normal heart is told through the histories of people with end-stage heart failure.. [56 minutes]

  • The Spark of Life (#102)

    Examine the physiological electrical mechanisms that keep a heart beating regularly and efficiently. [56 minutes]

  • The Silent Killer (#103)

    Explore interventions to treat atherosclerosis, the silent blockage of the coronary arteries. [56 minutes]

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