CT Surgery Update Winter 2018: Advancements in Cardiothoracic Surgery CT Surgery Update Winter 2018: Advancements in Cardiothoracic Surgery

CT Surgery Update Winter 2018: Advancements in Cardiothoracic Surgery

In this issue, we celebrate the accomplishments of our dedicated faculty and provide updates on upcoming events, clinical trials, and research initiatives. From the Division of Lung Transplant/Lung Failure, we share the innovative work of Chief Jonathan D’Cunha, MD, PhD, FACS, as he works to decrease instances of organ rejection in transplant patients. We explore the determination of Victor Morell, MD, chief of the Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery Division and co-director of the UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute, to find better solutions for children requiring RVOT reconstruction. We are also pleased to share our progressive work with near-infrared fluorescence imaging and expertise with the POEM operation for achalasia. Additionally, this issue discusses TAVR for aortic stenosis and expanding the donor pool for heart transplant.

Publish Date: 11/22/2017
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