For SAHZU heart valve team, every Tuesday and Thursday are dedicated to procedures. On Tuesday, November 30 2021, another procedure day started at 7:30 am like normal and all four procedures were completed by 5pm. As routine as it is, it is a quite special day in many ways.
SAHZU received top 10 ranking in seven specialties – Emergency Medicine (#3), Cardiology (#4), Neurosurgery (#5), Ophthalmology (#5), Health Management (#5), Burns (#7), Ultrasound Medicine (#8). Another ten specialties were nominated – Radiology, Respiratory Medicine, Rheumatology, Orthopedics, Anesthesiology, Dermatology, General Surgery, Neurology, Oncology, Allergy.
SAHZU and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (HSPH) reach a collaboration agreement on November 19, focusing on clinical research education and capacity building. The signing ceremony took place virtually online with multiple leadership of Zhejiang University and Zhejiang provincial government as the witness of this exciting event.
Prof. CHEN Jingyu, an established and prominent lung transplant specialist in China and the world and the Vice President of SAHZU, has officially opened a Lung Transplant MDT Clinic in the International Medicine Department at SAHZU Binjiang Campus. SAHZU Chair of Comprehensive ICU Prof. HUANG Man will also participate in the clinical consultation.
31-year-old Mr. ZHAO, has nearsightedness (myopia) since he was a student, and his myopia level has been measured at -6.00 diopters in both eyes since he became an adult. However, during the past six months, he felt a progressive decrease in vision in his left eye and increased fatigue in both eyes. "Since last month, I started to have trouble seeing at night when driving, and even on sunny days outdoors, my vision is blurred." Because of his heavy work load, Mr. ZHAO naturally thought it was just deterioration of myopia and intended to visit the eye clinic afterwards.
During a tumor resection surgery, a small piece of tissue is removed and sent to the Intraoperative Frozen Section Pathology Lab for rapid analysis, leaving the entire OR to wait for the final "judgement call". Whether to remove the nodule only or to perform a total resection. Surgeons urgently need the pathological diagnosis to determine the next step.
The Neurology ward V of SAHZU is an inpatient ward entirely for patients with rare diseases, the only one in China.
Mr. Li, a 42-year-old man with a slight build, had a sudden heart attack and a stent was placed. In the post-operative examination, he was found to have abnormal lipids reading (LDL-C: 4.68 mmol/L), and was required by his doctor to control his blood lipids level and to have the anticoagulation treatment. Mr. Li was rather confused. Why is lipid control necessary for the treatment of heart attack? How to lower lipids and what tests are needed? How low should the level be maintained at?
Xiao Wang was especially happy at the banquet. He ate a large amount of BBQ food and drank 250-300 grams of 53-degree liquor. Less than 2 hours after the dinner, Xiao Wang started to feel severe stubbing pain in his abdomen with excessive sweating.
Heart failure (HF) is a heart condition with close-to-cancer five-year survival rate that, however, tend to be neglected in our life. More than 10 million Chinese people are diagnosed with HF, patients aged 70 and above accounting for over 10%.
SAHZU Boao Campus, launches its outpatient services on Thursday March 31. The management of cardiovascular diseases is the core of scope of services at the new Boao Campus.
A medical emergency drill to prepare SAHZU healthcare staff for the 19th Asian Games Hangzhou 2022 was carried out at SAHZU Binjiang Campus on March 1.
A blood-delivering drone lands slowly on the blood station of SAHZU Binjiang Campus, which marks the establishment of China's first dedicated flight route for the blood delivering drone.