The Pulse is a quartely publication dedicated to the Heart & Vascular Institute.
is the only hospital-sponsored medical news service for physicians that links consumer medical news with the professional medical analysis needed by clinicians. Through daily coverage of breaking medical stories and topics widely reported in the consumer media, MedNews Plus provides clinicians with the real-time information they need to address their patients' questions and to find out how new developments might impact their clinical practice.
Through its affiliation with MedPage Today, MedNews Plus offers reliable, physician-reviewed Teaching Brief® articles and Conference Reports that not only include news summaries, but also actionable information and perspective, so that clinicians can better understand the implications of the news and engage in an informed dialogue about the latest medical breakthroughs.
Physicians and other healthcare professionals may also receive CME/CE credits at no cost by completing these educational programs.
Stamford Hospital has made a solid commitment to excellence at our Heart & Vascular Institute. We deliver outstanding teamwork, genuine patient-centered care and exceptional outcomes. Ours is the only comprehensive cardiovascular program in lower Fairfield County offering open-heart surgery and elective and primary angioplasty.
In our Annual Report for 2011 is more information about our milestones and capabilities:
Our 100th cardiac surgery, performed by a team with a zero mortality rate
More than 34,000 procedures performed by our interventional and non-invasive cardiologists
A rapid "door-to-balloon" time in cardiac catheterizations
A vascular surgery team that is expert in treating any patient of any age, using minimally invasive techniques whenever possible
Bennett Cancer Center Annual Report
Learn about the advances made and honors earned by the staff and programs of the Carl and Dorothy Bennett Cancer Center, and the changes we've made in some of those programs to improve care for all of our patients.
Download 2012 PDF