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Study demonstrates unexpected electrical changes in first successful transplant of genetically-modified pig heart

Study demonstrates unexpected electrical changes in first successful transplant of genetically-modified pig heart

Researchers receive NIH grant to develop mRNA vaccines to deter cancer development

Researchers receive NIH grant to develop mRNA vaccines to deter cancer development

New screening tool can identify patients who may benefit from palliative care consultations

New screening tool can identify patients who may benefit from palliative care consultations

Molecular signature could be mechanistically related to bleeding risk after heart surgery

Molecular signature could be mechanistically related to bleeding risk after heart surgery

Stanford Medicine study shows SARS-CoV-2 can infect human fat tissue

Stanford Medicine study shows SARS-CoV-2 can infect human fat tissue

Small, autonomous device can be adhered to the skin to measure the changing size of tumors

Small, autonomous device can be adhered to the skin to measure the changing size of tumors

Engineers create a small, non-invasive device that measures changes in tumor size

Engineers create a small, non-invasive device that measures changes in tumor size

Minimally invasive procedure enables patients to be out of the hospital within a few days

Minimally invasive procedure enables patients to be out of the hospital within a few days

Lung transplantation at Cedars-Sinai has outstanding success rates

Lung transplantation at Cedars-Sinai has outstanding success rates

Dual therapy offers both benefit and risk after common type of cardiac surgery

Dual therapy offers both benefit and risk after common type of cardiac surgery

Five-year, $2.7 million grant could help determine the best treatment for lung cancer patients

Five-year, $2.7 million grant could help determine the best treatment for lung cancer patients

Cigarette smokers who try to quit often become dual nicotine users

Cigarette smokers who try to quit often become dual nicotine users

Online tool accurately predicts the likelihood for post-operative ICU need

Online tool accurately predicts the likelihood for post-operative ICU need

Study finds a promising new target for immunity-boosting cancer treatments

Study finds a promising new target for immunity-boosting cancer treatments

NEJM editorial highlights the difficulty of diagnosing heart attacks in postoperative patients

NEJM editorial highlights the difficulty of diagnosing heart attacks in postoperative patients

Two forms of heart bypass surgery provide similar patient outcomes, study reveals

Two forms of heart bypass surgery provide similar patient outcomes, study reveals

New practice guideline offers recommendations for managing patients with type B aortic dissection

New practice guideline offers recommendations for managing patients with type B aortic dissection

Some heart surgery patients may be able to control postoperative pain without opioids

Some heart surgery patients may be able to control postoperative pain without opioids

Alternative statistical method can make clinical trials more reliable and trustworthy

Alternative statistical method can make clinical trials more reliable and trustworthy

A Day in the Life of a Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon

A Day in the Life of a Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon