News Articles on 'Cardiothoracic Surgery'
Computational model clarifies immune response during cardiac surgery
The model shows that infusion of anti-inflammatory enzymes during cardiac surgery induces the body to produce more of its own, helping to prevent surgical complications. Since the origin of life about 3.8 billion years ago, various life forms have sought ...
Published: 16 Oct 2018
Study debunks idea of ‘weekend effect’ after major cardiac surgery
Despite the myth of a “weekend effect” in cardiac surgery—the idea that patients discharged from the hospital on weekends and holidays face higher readmission rates—a team of University of California, Los Angeles researchers concluded this month ...
Published: 15 Oct 2018
Cardiac Surgery Instruments Market to Become US $1,412.7 Mn by 2022
The global cardiac surgery instruments market has experienced steady growth in the last few years and is likely to be ably supported in the near future by the rising prevalence of cardiac disorders in Western as well as developing Eastern economies, which ...
Source: Digital Journal
Published: 10 Oct 2018
Procedure Numbers for Cardiac Surgery Market, Europe, 2018-2024, MedPro
NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Procedures considered include surgical heart valve replacement, annuloplasty repair, transcatheter mitral valve repair (TMVR), transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI), on-pump coronary artery bypass (ONCAB ...
Published: 10 Oct 2018
Cardiac surgery ICU at Children’s Hospital
LAHORE: A state-of-the-art cardiac surgery intensive care unit was inaugurated at the Children’s Hospital & Institute of Child Health here on Monday. Equipped with eight motorised beds and latest medical equipment, including an echo-cardiography machine ...
Published: 09 Oct 2018
A Grey’s Anatomy Catch-up Guide For No Matter How Far Behind You Are
You’ll also meet her superiors at the hospital: their resident, Miranda Bailey (known as the Nazi, a complete delight); Richard Webber (chief of surgery, knew Ellis Grey, recovering alcoholic); Preston Burke (arrogant cardio-thoracic god); and Derek ...
Published: 11 Oct 2018
Athletics' Andrew Triggs: Requires thoracic outlet surgery
Triggs (forearm) will undergo thoracic outlet surgery Sept. 26. Triggs has been out since mid-May with what was labeled a forearm issue. He appeared to be nearing a return to action before suffering a setback in an early September rehab start. The surgery ...
Published: 18 Sep 2018
Dr. Oz Wants You to Realize Your Best Years Are Ahead of You
ASHLEY GALLERANI PHOTOGRAPHY / PHOTOSESH Oz is a Harvard University graduate. He’s a cardiothoracic surgeon at Columbia University. He has written eight New York Times best-selling novels. He has his own magazine. He has nearly a dozen Emmy Awards.
Published: 01 Oct 2018
At Yale Cardiac Surgery, our expert team of cardiac surgeons, cardiac nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and office staff are dedicated to providing compassionate care in a comforting environment. Our surgeons are board certified and ...
Published: 21 Sep 2018
CMC physicians pioneer less invasive thoracic surgery
Dr. Benjamin Westbrook, right, and Dr. Yvon Baribeau stand next to the daVinci Surgical System in an operating room at Catholic Medical Center in Manchester. (COURTESY) MANCHESTER — Historically, thoracic surgery — surgery on the lungs or other parts ...
Source: New Hampshire Union Leader
Published: 17 Jul 2018
Mercyhealth welcomes cardiothoracic surgeon
ROCKFORD — Mercyhealth recently welcomed Dr. Anastasios K. Konstantakos, a board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon, to its staff at the Mercyhealth Heart and Vascular Center–Rockford. Konstantakos is a fellowship-trained minimally invasive cardiac ...
Source: Rockford Register Star
Published: 03 Aug 2018
Cardiothoracic Surgeon: Salary, Job Description and Requirements
Cardiothoracic or cardiovascular surgeons deal with diseases of the chest. Typically, that's heart disease for patients who are having heart attacks and chest pains, and coronary artery disease for patients who are experiencing abnormalities of the ...
Published: 24 Jul 2018
Dr. Soumya Neravetla
Dr. Soumya Neravetla is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Savannah, Georgia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Hospital of Miami and Candler Hospital. She received her medical degree from Northeast Ohio Medical ...
Source: US News Health
Published: 14 Sep 2018
Cardiothoracic Surgeon Joins Froedtert
From the Medical College of Wiisconsin: Goya V. Raikar, MD FACS, FCCP, joins the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network in the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, and brings a wealth of experience in robotic mitral valve repair.
Source: USA Patch
Published: 19 Jan 2018
Emory names new chief of cardiothoracic surgery
Jennifer Johnson McEwen (media inquiries only) 404-727-5696 email@example.com In his new role, Halkos will direct one of the largest cardiothoracic (CT) surgery programs in the country and the largest in Georgia. He will lead approximately 25 CT surgeons ...
Source: Emory News Center
Published: 24 Jul 2017
Thoracic surgeon joins Southcoast Health
FALL RIVER — Southcoast Health announced recently that Tammy Gleeson, DO, has joined the thoracic surgery team located at both 191 Bedford Street in Fall River and 208 Mill Road in Fairhaven. She will serve as the lead physician for the Southcoast ...
Published: 07 Sep 2016
Annals of Thoracic Surgery
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery is a peer-reviewed medical journal that was established in 1965. It covers the fields of pulmonary diseases and surgery. It is the official journal of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons and the Southern Thoracic Surgical ...
Published: 14 Jan 2017
Hospital mulls closing of cardiac surgery program
SALEM — In a move to contain costs, Partners HealthCare and North Shore Medical Center are mulling the closure and consolidation of Salem Hospital’s well-regarded cardiac surgery program with Massachusetts General Hospital’s in Boston. The news came ...
Source: The Salem News
Published: 20 Apr 2016
Cardiothoracic surgeon performs unusual surgery on elite athlete
From the time he was about 8 years old, Shahab Maslehati had been well aware that his chest was sunken. It had become more pronounced in adolescence, a time when, as he put it, "you're naturally self-conscious about everything." But it hadn't affected his ...
Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 30 Jan 2015
When should blood transfusions be given after cardiac surgery?
New research has shown that patients having heart surgery do not benefit if doctors wait until a patient has become substantially anaemic before giving a transfusion. In the UK, about half of all patients having cardiac surgery are given a red blood cell ...
Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 11 Mar 2015
Star Jones Recovering After Cardiac Surgery
Star Jones underwent cardiac surgery Wednesday related to rarely-performed surgery she had three decades ago after developing a thoracic tumor. In a statement to PEOPLE, a rep for the television personality confirmed the procedure. “On Wednesday, March ...
Published: 20 Mar 2010
UCLA Medical Center Welcomes New Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Newswise — Dr. Richard J. Shemin has been appointed professor and chief of cardiothoracic surgery at UCLA Medical Center, vice chairman of the UCLA Department of Surgery and co-director of the new Cardiovascular Center at UCLA. Shemin, one of the country ...
Published: 29 Mar 2007
Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Lab
The Stanford Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Lab research program is focused on three aspects of surgery for congenital cardiac disease: We are developing surgical and technological approaches to permit the repair of heart defects in utero. We would like to make ...
Published: 09 Jul 2015
Nvidia showcases robotic cardiac surgery
Nvidia might soon have a major presence in operating theaters, recently showcasing their “beating heart surgery” procedure that is GPU-enabled. This will assist cardiac doctors to perform the heart surgery in a safer manner, helping reduce the cost of ...
Published: 20 Oct 2010