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.
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cardiothoracic

(ˌkɑːdɪəʊθɔːˈræsɪk)
adj
(Medicine) of or relating to the heart and the chest
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They are also concerned that if the Assembly plans are pursued, the paediatric services at Alder Hey Hospital and the cardiothoracic care at Broadgreen CTC Liverpool would surreptitiously come under review, "which could be catastrophic to say the least."
He said: "It's a great pleasure to be back here at the Cardiothoracic. I'll always be grateful for the skills of the surgeons and all of the team here."
Birmingham heart surgeon Bruce Keogh, the secretary of the Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons of Great Britain who works at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, has also compiled a nationwide audit.