13 simposio fodazione rimed_insufficienze d'organo

13th Ri.MED Symposium: Organ Failure

Organ Failure: Ri.MED Symposium Focuses on the New Opportunities Provided by Cell Therapies and Biomedical Engineering for Transplant Recipients and/or Patients on Organ Transplant Waiting Lists

More than even before, customized medicine is getting closer to applications for patients affected …

2° Simposio Internazionale Qualità_UPMC-ISMETT_Ottobre 2019

ISMETT – UPMC: II Quality International Symposium

II Quality International Symposium: Lean Six Sigma approach to improve efficiency and quality of care

Doctors and health care professionals including those in a coordinating or managing position are invited to join ISMETT and UPMC on October 30th, 2019 to …

13° Simposio Fondazione Ri.MED

13th Ri.MED Foundation Symposium

13th Ri.MED Foundation Symposium “Organ Insufficiency: change it or fix it”

The 13th Ri.MED Scientific Symposium entitled “Organ Insufficiency: change it or fix it”. The event will take place on October 25, 2019 in Palermo, Palazzo Chiaramonte Steri, Piazza …

ISMETT_chirurghi al lavoro

ISMETT: 8-Kilogram Liver Tumor Removed

ISMETT ranks among the Top 10 Italian Centers for Number of Minimally Invasive Liver Resections.

For years she had traveled to specialized hospitals in northern and central Italy, but with no success; the enormous liver tumor that was making her

upmc-ismett_venti anni dal primo trapianto di fegato

ISMETT: the first liver transplant performed in Sicily 20 years ago

Since July 1999, a total of 2,197 transplants have been performed at ISMETT, of which 1,227 were liver transplants (data updated at May 30, 2019). Last year, 8% of patients treated at ISMETT came from other Italian regions or

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The Italian division of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center with facilities in Rome (UPMC San Pietro FBF, oncology radiotherapy and UPMC | Salvator Mundi International Hospital |UPMC), Palermo (ISMETT IRCCS, organ transplants and highly specialized therapies and Ri.MED Foundation, research), Chianciano Terme (UPMC Institute for Health, preventive medicine and Medical Gym), Mirabella Eclano (UPMC Hillman Cancer Center at Villa Maria, oncology radiotherapy).


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