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Use of radial artery in heart bypass surgery associated with better patient outcomes

Use of radial artery in heart bypass surgery associated with better patient outcomes

Frailty plays a key role in outcomes following mitral valve procedures

Frailty plays a key role in outcomes following mitral valve procedures

TSF awards new grants to support research and education programs in cardiothoracic surgery

TSF awards new grants to support research and education programs in cardiothoracic surgery

Purdue-developed 'fluorescent markers' begin Phase 3 clinical trials

Purdue-developed 'fluorescent markers' begin Phase 3 clinical trials

Research favors the use of surgical aortic valve replacement in young and middle-aged adults

Research favors the use of surgical aortic valve replacement in young and middle-aged adults

Patients can be discharged 3 days after open heart surgery without increased risk for complications

Patients can be discharged 3 days after open heart surgery without increased risk for complications

New technology enhances visualization of lung cancer tissue, helps improve patient outcomes

New technology enhances visualization of lung cancer tissue, helps improve patient outcomes

BHF announces shortlist of four CVD research projects competing for £30 million award

BHF announces shortlist of four CVD research projects competing for £30 million award

Heart transplants from hepatitis C–positive donors could help overcome organ shortage

Heart transplants from hepatitis C–positive donors could help overcome organ shortage

AATS calls for transparency of clinical research data

AATS calls for transparency of clinical research data

Study may lead to increased use of donor hearts for transplantation

Study may lead to increased use of donor hearts for transplantation

STS deeply disappointed as FDA's new ban fails to clear all flavored e-cigarettes

STS deeply disappointed as FDA's new ban fails to clear all flavored e-cigarettes

New collaboration aims to provide solutions for patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome

New collaboration aims to provide solutions for patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome

Surgery can improve survival rate for oldest patients with early stage lung cancer

Surgery can improve survival rate for oldest patients with early stage lung cancer

Experimental drug targets currently untreatable type of lung cancer

Experimental drug targets currently untreatable type of lung cancer

Five surgeons receive ACS/Pfizer Surgical Humanitarian Awards

Five surgeons receive ACS/Pfizer Surgical Humanitarian Awards

Rock icon receives replacement heart valve in New York City hospital

Rock icon receives replacement heart valve in New York City hospital

Substance use disorder can complicate postoperative valvular heart disease, shows study

Substance use disorder can complicate postoperative valvular heart disease, shows study

Cardiothoracic surgeons receive fellowship grants for new robotic programs

Cardiothoracic surgeons receive fellowship grants for new robotic programs

High-risk surgical patients with severe aortic stenosis can benefit from new TAVR system

High-risk surgical patients with severe aortic stenosis can benefit from new TAVR system