News Articles on 'Vascular Surgery'
Preoperative HbA1c predicts mortality after vascular surgery
Long-term mortality risk may be indicated by HbA1c levels before surgery in adults who undergo surgical treatment for peripheral artery disease, according to findings published in the Journal of Diabetes. Torbjørn Jonung, PhD, MD, professor in the ...
Published: 07 Dec 2018
Health chiefs u-turn over emergency vascular surgery sparks fury
Health chiefs will centralise emergency vascular surgery at one North Wales hospital less than a year after saying there would be no change in provision. The Betsi Cadwaladr University Health had committed to keeping emergency and inpatient treatment at ...
Source: Daily Post Wales
Published: 04 Dec 2018
3D printing for lung surgery
Dr Harinder Singh Bedi, Chairman Cardio Vascular Endovascular and Thoracic Sciences said his team used the help of a cutting-edge technology called 3D printing to conduct a life-saving surgery on a young man. The patient’s arteries and veins were ...
Source: The Tribune
Published: 30 Nov 2018
Predict Vascular Surgery Outcomes With This Simple Frailty Test
The Clinical Frailty Scale assessment can be performed in less than a minute and indicates likelihood of post-surgical mortality and loss of independence. Prior to vascular surgery, an easy nine-point frailty test can predict non-home discharge as well as ...
Source: HealthLeaders Media
Published: 26 Nov 2018
Who Should I Turn to for Vascular Surgery?
According to the Franklin Institute, a science museum in Philadelphia, the average human adult body contains more than 100,000 miles of blood vessels. This vast network of veins, arteries and capillaries reach every corner of the body, delivering oxygen to ...
Source: US News Health
Published: 08 Oct 2018
SVS: Diabetes can put patients at risk for vascular disease and limb loss
according to the Society for Vascular Surgery. In the United States, more than 30 million people live with diabetes. It is a major risk factor for peripheral artery disease or PAD, a disease the results from blockages that develop in the arteries of the legs.
Source: Markets Insider
Published: 07 Nov 2018
The Future of Vascular Surgery
A diagnosis of vascular disease can be frightening. Knowing that you are in the hands of a meticulous and caring surgeon — like James C. Kitchen, M.D — can help put those fears to rest. Dr. Kitchen’s interest in vascular care began with the loss of ...
Source: The Herald-Dispatch
Published: 24 Feb 2018
R. Todd Lancaster, MD, MPH, Named Chief of Vascular Surgery
This post was contributed by a community member. Newton-Wellesley Hospital is pleased to announce that R. Todd Lancaster, MD, MPH, has been named Chief of Vascular Surgery. "We are thrilled that Dr. Lancaster has joined Newton-Wellesley Hospital to lead ...
Source: USA Patch
Published: 24 May 2018
St. Luke's Vascular Surgery Associates Welcomes Julia Bates, PA-C
St. Lukes Vascular Surgery Associates is pleased to welcome Julia Bates, Physician Assistant. Bates received her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California. Bates is board certified by ...
Source: Duluth News Tribune
Published: 22 Jul 2018
Integrated Vascular Residency
The Integrated Vascular Surgery Residency at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center is a five-year training program that culminates in board examination eligibility and primary certification in vascular surgery. Our affiliated medical school is Case ...
Source: Case Western Reserve University
Published: 01 Jun 2018
Tag: Vascular Surgery
Name of Clinic: Sirona Vascular/Marin General Hospital Contact Person: Wanda Zhao Address, City, State, Zip: 250 Bon Air Rd, Greenbrae, CA 94904 Phone Number: 415-235-9776 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Specialty Area of Clinic, Practice, etc: Vascular ...
Published: 07 Jan 2018