Cardiac Surgery News

This RSS feed URL is deprecated


This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news

Cardiac Surgery: Restrictive vs Liberal Threshold for Red-Cell Transfusion - The Cardiology Advisor



The Cardiology Advisor
 
Cardiac Surgery: Restrictive vs Liberal Threshold for Red-Cell Transfusion 
The Cardiology Advisor
HealthDay News ? A restrictive threshold for red-cell transfusion is noninferior to a liberal threshold for patients undergoing cardiac surgery with moderate to high risk of death, according to a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine ...

 


Former Homeland Security chief Tom Ridge critical after heart surgery in Texas - Dallas News



Dallas News
 
Former Homeland Security chief Tom Ridge critical after heart surgery in Texas 
Dallas News
The spokesman, Steve Aaron, said Ridge underwent a cardiac catheterization at Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas. He said Ridge has been responsive with physicians. Ridge was the nation's first homeland security secretary, serving ...
Former Homeland Security chief Tom Ridge undergoes heart surgery Washington Post
Ex-governor Tom Ridge has emergency heart surgery The Philadelphia Tribune
Former Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Ridge In Critical Condition Following Emergency Heart Procedure CBS Philly
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette  -NBC 10 Philadelphia  -GoErie.com  -Austin American-Statesman 
all 93 news articles » 


New tool predicts risk of heart attack in older surgery patients - UCLA Newsroom



UCLA Newsroom
 
New tool predicts risk of heart attack in older surgery patients 
UCLA Newsroom
A tool designed to more accurately predict the risk of heart attack in older patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery works significantly better than traditional risk assessment tools. By having more accurate information, older patients and their ...

and more » 


Deaths after cardiac surgery low but many patients readmitted to ... - Vancouver Sun



Vancouver Sun
 
Deaths after cardiac surgery low but many patients readmitted to ... 
Vancouver Sun
B.C. has the highest rate in Canada of patients being rushed back to hospitals after angioplasty procedures done to open up blocked heart vessels.The average ...

and more » 


TRICS-3 Disputes 'Liberal' RBC Transfusion Strategy at Cardiac Surgery - Medscape



Medscape
 
TRICS-3 Disputes 'Liberal' RBC Transfusion Strategy at Cardiac Surgery 
Medscape
ANAHEIM, CA ? No advantages, clinical or otherwise, were seen from liberal use of red blood cell (RBC) transfusions to keep hemoglobin levels up in patients undergoing on-pump cardiac surgery, in a randomized noninferiority trial with more than 4800 ...
TRICS III: Restrictive blood transfusion strategy safe for cardiac surgery Healio

all 3 news articles » 


Tampa Charity Provides Cardiac Surgery in Developing Nations and One of the Nation's Top Investigative Reporters ... - WMNF



WMNF
 
Tampa Charity Provides Cardiac Surgery in Developing Nations and One of the Nation's Top Investigative Reporters ... 
WMNF
Our first guest is Dr. Aubyn Marath a cardiac surgeon and founder of Cardiostart FMI http://www.cardiostart.org and 813-304-2163.) Cardiostart is TAMPA BAY based non profit which has been performing free heart surgeries in underdeveloped countries for ...

 


New tool can offer accurate estimates of cardiac risks for older surgery patients - News-Medical.net



New tool can offer accurate estimates of cardiac risks for older surgery patients 
News-Medical.net
A tool designed to more accurately predict the risk of heart attack in older patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery works significantly better than traditional risk assessment tools. By having more accurate information, older patients and their ...

and more » 


Afternoon heart surgery has lower risk of complications, study suggests - The Guardian



The Guardian
 
Afternoon heart surgery has lower risk of complications, study suggests 
The Guardian
Patients undergoing open heart surgery in the afternoon have a lower risk of potentially fatal complications than those undergoing operations in the morning, new research suggests. The study found that events including heart attacks and heart failure ...
Why Heart Surgery May be Better in the Afternoon Scientific American
Heart surgery survival chances 'better in the afternoon' BBC News
The safest time of day to get open heart surgery CBS News
The Independent  -Atlanta Journal Constitution  -Daily Mail  -Université Lille 1 
all 79 news articles » 


Mercy performs its first open heart surgery - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines



The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
 
Mercy performs its first open heart surgery 
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
John Fritz, 66, of Marion, walks down the hall of Mercy Medical Center with the help of nurses following his Nov. 1 open heart surgery. Fritz was the patient to have the procedure in the hospital's new cardiovascular surgical program. (Photo courtesy ...

 


Quality Improvement for Cardiac Surgery - HuffPost



HuffPost
 
Quality Improvement for Cardiac Surgery 
HuffPost
When working in Orthopaedics, it isn't uncommon to have patients who require cardiac intervention. And while cardiac surgery can be intimidating?and with good reason?science is continually making advances in cardiac surgery so that procedures are ...

and more »