Friday Nov 29
Advocate Condell named one of 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals
Advocate Condell Medical Center was recently named one of the nation's 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics, and was also given a "3-Star" quality rating from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.
Baystate's doctor-patient pledge making a difference
Lung cancer patient Christine Dudley, of Belchertown, , sits with her thoracic surgeon, Dr. Rose Ganim, at Baystate Medical Center.
Detroit Free Press
Dr. Hayward C. Maben Jr.: He overcame racism to become successful surgeon
Dr. Hayward C. Maben Jr. overcame racism to become one of the nation's first African-American cardiac-thoracic surgeons and fulfilled his dream to build a successful practice in his hometown of Detroit.
Key guidance document released on transcatheter therapies for mitral regurgitation
Four cardiovascular professional societies today released an overview of transcatheter therapies for mitral regurgitation.
PinnacleHealth offers program for Great American Smokeout
The Great American Smokeout is sponsored by the American Cancer Society on the third Thursday of November each year to encourage smokers to use the date to make a plan to quit, or to plan in advance and quit smoking that day.
Houston Surgeon Receives Award for Citizenship and Community Service
The American Medical Association presented Kenneth L. Mattox, M.D., a Houston thoracic surgeon, with the Benjamin Rush Award for Citizenship and Community Service.
New York Daily News
Daily Checkup: Beating lung cancer
As the chief of thoracic surgery at Mount Sinai, Dr. Raja Flores performs 300 to 400 lung cancer surgeries a year.
Thoracic cancer town hall draws hundreds of protesters
Hundreds have rallied behind Windsor Regional Hospital's decision to defy orders to stop performing certain cancer surgeries.
UPMC hospitals highly rated for surgery
UPMC Shadyside also received the highest rating for aortic valve replacement surgery, ranking it among the top 6 percent of hospitals nationwide.
The Business Ledger
Advocate Condell receives multiple heart awards
Business Ledger Report LIBERTYVILLE -- Advocate Condell Medical Center was named one of the nation's 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics, and was also given a "3-Star" quality rating from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.
The Salinas Californian
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Innovative Cardiac Surgeon Allan S. Stewart, MD, Joins The Mount Sinai Hospital
The Mount Sinai Hospital is pleased to announce leading cardiac surgeon, Allan S. Stewart, MD, has been appointed Director of Aortic Surgery and Co-Director of the Valve Center in the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery.