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  1. North Dakota chapter of Mended Hearts launches in MinotRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... are it does," said Dr. Christopher Phillips, medical director of Trinity's Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery. "As one of the nation's top 50 cardiac centers, Trinity Health believes in providing heart patients and their families with ...

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  2. Made in CanadaRead the original story

    Saturday | Weyburn This Week

    Canadians are credited with some very important inventions, in fact, that make every day life more manageable. In honour of Canada Day, here is a list of inventions I didn't know were credited to Canadians.

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  3. Intuitive Surgical's (ISRG) CEO Gary Guthart on Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Seeking Alpha

    Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. And welcome to Intuitive Surgical Q4 2014 Earnings Release Call.

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  4. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Business Wire

    On-X Life Technologies to Launch Chord-X Mitral Valve Chordal Repair System at Society of Thoracic Surgeons San Diego )--Privately held On-XA Life Technologies Inc. announced today that it will launch its Chord-Xa Mitral Valve Chordal Repair System at the Society of Thoracic... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Septic Shock-Pipeline Insights, 2015" subscription to the... )--IndexIQ, a leading developer of liquid alternative investment solutions, has seen assets in its exchange traded funds grow by approximately 46%, and total f... )--Discover's Phoenix Customer Care Center has once again been selected by the Phoenix Business Journal as one of its "Best Places to Work" for 2014.

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  5. On-X Life Technologies to Launch Chord-Xa Mitral Valve Chordal Repair ...Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Business Wire

    On-XA Life Technologies to Launch Chord-Xa Mitral Valve Chordal Repair System at Society of Thoracic Surgeons San Diego )--Privately held On-XA Life Technologies Inc. announced today that it will launch its Chord-Xa Mitral Valve Chordal Repair System at the Society of Thoracic Surgeons Annual Meeting, San Diego, California January 24-27, 2015. At the STS " Annual Meeting " On-X LTI will display its products at Booth 927.

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  6. Cardiothoracic Surgeon to Participate in Congressional Hearing on Sustainable Growth Rate ReformRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Newswise

    What : Cardiothoracic surgeon Alan M. Speir, MD, a member of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons, will testify at the House Energy & Commerce Committee's hearing - "A Permanent Solution to the SGR: The Time Is Now" on Thursday, January 22. Dr. Speir's testimony will focus on the need to repeal the Sustainable Growth Rate and replace it with alternative payment models that promote patient-centered, team-based care and reward all members of the patient's care team for putting the patient first.

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  7. The MIOT International Meet on Aortic AneurysmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | PR Log

    ... and stents in hybrid surgery. He said blood loss used to be quite high in conventional cardiovascular and thoracic surgery, but modern equipment such as cell savers are able to suction, wash and re-infuse blood back into the patient's bloodstream. ...

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  8. Recipient with artificial heart goes home, raising hopes for deviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Boston.com

    A patient who received an artificial heart in August has recovered enough to return home, the French company that makes the device said Monday, signaling a milestone toward the possible commercialization of the device. The patient, 68, "is living a completely normal life now," Alain F. Carpentier, the French surgeon who invented the device, said in an interview posted Monday on the website of Le Parisien, a French daily newspaper.

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  9. Artificial heart recipient makes full recovery, is well enough to go home, device-maker saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Carmat's artificial heart is shown in an image from 2009. The second patient to ever receive it has been discharged from hospital.

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  10. Cardiac Specialists Recommend Donor Heart Allocation ChangesRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | San Diego NewsCape

    ... for Organ Sharing (UNOS). Meyer, the article's lead author, is also a professor of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. Recommended changes include considering a patient's severity of ...

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  11. Wait times at Hampton VA have worsened in recent yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... for "complex processing." It could not locate any records on wait times for gastrointestinal endoscopy or thoracic surgery, or for bronchoscopy prior to 2013. In April 2014, in part of a national "consult review," Hampton scored third worst in the ...

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  12. New market study, "Southern Illinois Healthcare - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review", has been publishedRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | PR-inside.com

    ... lithotripsy, neurosurgery, ophthalmologic surgery, oral surgery, orthopedic surgery, plastic surgery, thoracic surgery, and urologic surgery. SIH is headquartered in Carbondale, Illinois, the US. Southern Illinois Healthcare Key Recent Developments ...

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  13. Revised donor heart allocation system recommend by cardiac specialistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Medical News Today

    ... for Organ Sharing (UNOS). Meyer, the article's lead author, is also a professor of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. Recommended changes include considering a patient's severity of ...

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  14. Mending Hearts gives those affected hopeRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Minot Daily News

    ... are it does," said Dr. Christopher Phillips, medical director of Trinity's Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery. "As one of the nation's top 50 cardiac centers, Trinity Health believes in providing heart patients and their families with ...

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  15. Leading cardiac specialists propose new guidelines for donor heart allocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Medical News

    ... for Organ Sharing (UNOS). Meyer, the article's lead author, is also a professor of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. Recommended changes include considering a patient's severity of ...

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  16. Cardiac specialists recommend donor heart allocation changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Science Daily

    ... for Organ Sharing (UNOS). Meyer, the article's lead author, is also a professor of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. Recommended changes include considering a patient's severity of ...

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  17. New Orders of Canada awarded to members of U of T communityRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | PressReleasePoint

    ... cultural institutions, notably by partnering business with the arts. For his innovative contributions to thoracic surgery, notably in the development of a process that has improved lung transplantation worldwide. For his contributions at the ...

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  18. Continue Reading Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Physician's Weekly

    New research is being presented at STS 2015, the 51st annual Meeting of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons, from January 24 to 28 in San Diego.

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  19. ImaCor Introduces All-In-One Hemodynamic Management Platform to Critical Care CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Freshnews

    ImaCor, Inc. , the developer of the world's only hemodynamic transesophageal echocardiography technology, will be showcasing Zura EVO1, its all-in-one platform for advanced hemodynamic management at three annual scientific meetings this month: EAST , SCCM , and STS . This marks the premier demonstration of the enhanced platform, a first-of-its-kind for hemodynamic management.

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  20. UAB Surgeon Partners with Principal to Promote Excellence at Historic Alabama High SchoolRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | Newswise

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - University of Alabama at Birmingham Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Professor Robert Cerfolio, M.D., has formed a partnership with Sidney Lanier High School in Montgomery, Alabama, to assist and support students interested in pursuing a career in medicine.

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