cardiothoracic


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car·di·o·tho·rac·ic

 (kär′dē-ō-thə-răs′ĭk)
adj.
Of or relating to the heart and the chest.

cardiothoracic

(ˌkɑːdɪəʊθɔːˈræsɪk)
adj
(Medicine) of or relating to the heart and the chest
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After we removed the recipient's heart, we stared at the empty pericardial cavity and wondered what we'd actually done," recalled Stinson, professor emeritus of cardiothoracic surgery at Stanford.
The rest of Mersey-side's hospitals recorded just a handful of MRSA cases in the six-month period, including the city's Cardiothoracic Centre with one.
A spokeswoman for the Cardiothoracic Centre last night said Sir Bob was resting and described his condition as comfortable, but he will remain in the centre for seven days while doctors monitor his progress.
Hawthorne Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgeons of Charlotte NC cover 20 locations (offices, clinics, operating and procedure rooms), including full time offices in Charlotte and Mooresville, and satellite offices in Monroe and Albemarle, where the seven surgeons and six physicians assistants practice.
With an experienced staff of surgeons who specialize in Heart Valve Replacement Surgery, the California Center for Cardiothoracic Surgery helps advise their patients which heart valve replacement surgery is best for their situation.
If the NHS in Britain is our crown, then the Cardiothoracic Unit is definitely the diamond
Holman has nearly twenty years experience in Cardiothoracic Surgery.
Southern California residents who are facing the prospect of mitral valve surgery are finding an excellent resource in the California Cardiothoracic Surgery Center.
It was a hard decision but we were really impressed by all the designs," says Carol Kirkham, fundraising manager at the Cardiothoracic Centre.
Scottish officials said an agreement with the Cardiothoracic to take up to 20 cases a month until March 2003 will be honoured.
The article highlights NYP's success in moving towards a more perpetual model of inventory management for cardiothoracic surgery.
Vincent Medical Center, the Los Robles Regional Medical Center and then went on to found the California Center for Cardiothoracic surgery.