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Trisomy 13 and 18: Cardiac Surgery Makes Sense if It Is Part of a Comprehensive Care Strategy - AAP News



Trisomy 13 and 18: Cardiac Surgery Makes Sense if It Is Part of a Comprehensive Care Strategy 
AAP News
Medical decision-making for infants with trisomy 13 and 18 has many complicating factors, but how to approach surgical treatment of congenital heart defects has been a major issue. Kosiv et al have made a significant contribution to our understanding ...

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Sequoia Hospital Recognized Among Nation's Best For Cardiac Surgery - Patch.com



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Sequoia Hospital Recognized Among Nation's Best For Cardiac Surgery 
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From Dignity Health Sequoia Hospital: Dignity Health Sequoia Hospital has been recognized as one of America's 50 Best Hospitals for cardiac surgery for the third consecutive year by Healthgrades, the leading online resource that helps consumers search, ...

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Older surgical patients with diabetes may be at higher risk of developing POCD - News-Medical.net



Older surgical patients with diabetes may be at higher risk of developing POCD 
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In the study, researchers performed a secondary analysis of three studies, comprising a total of 1,034 patients (481 who had cardiac surgery, and 553 who had non-cardiac surgery), to examine whether diabetes was a risk factor for POCD. The mean age for ...

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Correspondence on the Pediatric Cardiology & Heart Surgery Rankings - U.S. News & World Report (blog)



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Correspondence on the Pediatric Cardiology & Heart Surgery Rankings 
U.S. News & World Report (blog)
Editor's note: After the publication of the 2017-18 Best Children's Hospitals rankings, we received the following letter from several pediatric cardiac surgeons regarding a methodology change made this year in the Pediatric Cardiology & Heart Surgery ...

 


ICU Resource Use After Cardiac Surgery Increased With Obesity - Endocrinology Advisor



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ICU Resource Use After Cardiac Surgery Increased With Obesity 
Endocrinology Advisor
HealthDay News ? For patients undergoing cardiac surgery, increasing obesity is associated with increased intensive care unit (ICU) resource utilization, according to a study published in the Annals of Thoracic Surgery. Brandon R. Rosvall, from ...

 


LASUTH to begin full cardiac surgery ? CMD - Premium Times



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LASUTH to begin full cardiac surgery ? CMD 
Premium Times
As part of efforts to stem overseas medical tourism by Nigerians, the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja, says it will soon begin full cardiac surgery. The Chief Medical Director, Adewole Oke, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN ...

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LASUTH set to commence full cardiac surgery - HealthNewsNG (blog)



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LASUTH set to commence full cardiac surgery 
HealthNewsNG (blog)
The management of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja, has expressed the institution's readiness to to begin full cardiac surgery. According to the Chief Medical Director, Adewole Oke, this is in line with the teaching hospital ...

 


'Surgery is an art' - The Hindu



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'Surgery is an art' 
The Hindu
Dr. Devi Shetty is one of foremost cardiac surgeons in the world. He is the chairman and founder of Narayana Health and has performed over 15,000 heart operations. He has been awarded the Padma Shri and the Padma Bhushan by the Government of India ...

 


The Marvel of 360 Live Streaming of Cardiac Surgery in Hyderabad ... - SHOOT Online



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The Marvel of 360 Live Streaming of Cardiac Surgery in Hyderabad ... 
SHOOT Online
The Z CAM S1 VR Camera and Assimilate's Scratch VR Z tools are adding value to 360-degree medical and educational experiences. V3RA Studios in ...

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New Goal-Directed Protocol Reduces AKI Post-Cardiac Surgery - General Surgery News



New Goal-Directed Protocol Reduces AKI Post-Cardiac Surgery 
General Surgery News
Orlando, Fla.?Institutions looking to reduce their incidence of acute kidney injury (AKI) after cardiac surgery should consider following the lead of researchers at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, in Baltimore. Their goal-directed ...