Covid-19 Pandemic and Cardiac Surgery

In response to the rapidly evolving situation with coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic The Royal College of Surgeons of England and the Society of Cardiothoracic Surgery in Great Britain and Ireland have produced a series of special Updates to collate high-level guidance and policysignpost freely available research, and highlight ways in which we can help and support patients, staff and services related to Cardiac Surgery through this extremely challenging situation.

For the latest up-today NHS information, guidance and advice for patients regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) which is also translated in 60 languages please click here.

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Symbiotic machines

The first symbiotic pacemaker could be reality in just a few years but the this is only going to be the start to a number of potential symbiotic machines that will help to deliver medical therapies contributing towards a new era of medical therapies.

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12 innovations that will revolutionize the future of medicine

The future of medicine is fast approaching and it will change the way medics are practicing but also the way patients are treated. In this article you could read about new and exciting technologies that are not far for becoming common practice.

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Scientists Find Key To Regenerating Blood Vessels

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Finding Key To Regenerating Blood Vessels

The findings, published in Nature Communications, may improve current strategies to improve blood flow in ischemic tissue, such as that found in atherosclerosis and peripheral vascular disease associated with diabetes.

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Our research: New Heart Imaging Method May Predict Heart Attacks

CT imaging allows detection of those patients with small but inflamed artherosclerotic plaques in thier heart arteries that are prone to rupture, therefore are about to cause a heart attack.

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