​​​​​​​​Image of Dr. Eric Horlick holding hands with patient, David McCallum

Dr. Eric Horlick (left), Cardiologist, Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, shares a poignant moment with David McCallum, the first patient in Ontario to undergo a heart valve replacement procedure while awake. McCallum, 87, underwent the “awake TAVI,” or transcatheter aortic valve implantation procedure, in January. (Photo: UHN)​​​

As 2015 closes, we’re presenting some of the year’s favourite stories from the Newsroom at UHN.ca.​

2015 Year in Review
​A look back on UHN News​​

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