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Precision Surgery for Melanoma
Giorgos Karakousis, MD, provides a general overview of precision surgery for primary and secondary melanoma lesions.
Precision Surgery: A New Era in Surgical Oncology
Chief of the Division of Thoracic Surgery at Penn Medicine John C Kucharczuk, MD, discusses recent advances in surgical practice for lung cancer and the critical value of lung cancer screening for patients at risk.
Long-Term Follow Up for Aortic Disease
Melanie Freas, MSN, CRNP-BC, offers a consideration of the long-term care of aortic disease at the Penn Thoracic Aortic Surveillance Program
Penn Aortic Transfer Program: Lifeline for the Delaware Valley Part 1
Robert Higgins, RN, discusses the Aortic Rescue Program at Penn Medicine.
Genetic Aspects of Aortic Disease: Treating Patients and Families
Staci Kallish, DO, considers aortic disease from a genetic perspective.
Accelerator Fund Projects: Targeted Immunotherapy for Autoimmunity
Dermatologist Aimee S. Payne, MD, PhD, describes the origins and focus of research at the Penn Center for Precision Medicine in targeted CAR-T cell directed immunotherapy to control the rare blistering disorder pemphigus.
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Case Study: Limb Sparing Fracture Care and Microvascular Surgery at the Penn Orthoplastic Limb Salvage Center
A 37-year-old man suffered significant frostbite of the lower extremities after spending a night in -30° temperatures when he became lost while snowmobiling in Colorado. The following case study illustrates the unique capacities for microvascular ...
Developed at Penn Medicine, Mi-DIEP Approach to Breast Reconstruction Virtually Eliminates Need for Post-Surgical Opioids
Plastic surgeon Suhail Kanchwala, MD, has developed a novel approach to breast reconstruction surgery that reduces post-surgical pain to levels that virtually eliminate the need for opioids during recovery.
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