2012

The Pulse Online - August 2012

Our monthly newsletter featuring Heart and Vascular's excellent care and service, provided by a team of nationally-recognized health care providers.

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The Pulse Online - September 2012

Our monthly newsletter featuring Heart and Vascular's excellent care and service, provided by a team of nationally-recognized health care providers.

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The Pulse Online - October 2012

Our monthly newsletter featuring Heart and Vascular's excellent care and service, provided by a team of nationally-recognized health care providers.

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Focusing On Our Employees - October 2012

Focusing On Our Employees - October 2012

Paige Roberts, CN IV, receives award from the UNC Health Care Employee Ambassador Program! Happy Employee Appreciation Day!

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Events - October 2012

Events - October 2012

The 2012 Triangle Heart Walk results and the SECC annual giving campaign! Faculty Photo Session to be held on Thursday, December 6

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Working Towards Chest Pain Center Accreditation

Working Towards Chest Pain Center Accreditation

The Center for Heart and Vascular Care is working to achieve accreditation as a Chest Pain Center (CPC) through the Society for Cardiovascular Patient Care.

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Unique multidisciplinary treatment for vascular malformations at  UNC Health Care

Unique multidisciplinary treatment for vascular malformations at UNC Health Care

Vascular interventional radiologist Joseph Stavas, MD, professor of radiology in the UNC School of Medicine, and clinician in the UNC Center for Heart and Vascular Care, works with UNC physicians from 14 different departments to provide comprehensive care for vascular malformations.

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"I would not have made it without UNC" - A Patient Success Story: UNC Aortic Disease Management

"I would not have made it without UNC" - A Patient Success Story: UNC Aortic Disease Management

Mark Farber, MD, Director of Aortic Disease Management in the UNC Center for Heart and Vascular Care, successfully treats patient from Charlotte, NC in aortic aneurysm clinical trial

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The Pulse Online - November 2012

Our monthly newsletter featuring Heart and Vascular's excellent care and service, provided by a team of nationally-recognized health care providers.

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A Fighting Spirit and a Grateful Heart: UNC Wound Care patient goes home for the holidays

A Fighting Spirit and a Grateful Heart: UNC Wound Care patient goes home for the holidays

Blair Keagy, MD, treated patient Patricia Griffith using hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) in UNC's state-of-the-art hyperbaric treatment facility.

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The Pulse Online - December 2012

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Trial begins on “off-the-shelf” stent graft for pararenal aortic aneurysm

Trial begins on “off-the-shelf” stent graft for pararenal aortic aneurysm

Mark Farber, MD, Director of UNC Aortic Disease Management in the UNC Center for Heart and Vascular Care, investigates stent graft that may be an improvement over other stent grafts used for aortic aneurysms in that it does not need to be customized for the patient, thus earning the nickname as an “off-the-shelf” graft.

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Mitral valvuloplasty performed by the UNC Center for Heart and Vascular Care to treat adult heart disease due to childhood strep infection

Mitral valvuloplasty performed by the UNC Center for Heart and Vascular Care to treat adult heart disease due to childhood strep infection

Patient in the UNC Center for Heart and Vascular Care treated for rheumatic heart disease as the result of an untreated group A streptococcal infection in childhood, which is commonly known as a “strep” infection.

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Vascular Interventional Radiology: Offering Help to People in Need

Vascular Interventional Radiology: Offering Help to People in Need

The UNC Center for Heart and Vascular Interventional Radiologists find benefit from community service

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Compassionate. Comprehensive. Care.

The amazing people who are part of the UNC Center for Heart and Vascular Care offer help and support to others during the 2012 Holiday Season.

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Twelve physicians from the UNC Center for Heart and Vascular Care included in The Best Doctors in America 2013 and U.S News & World Report 2013 “Top Doctors”

Twelve physicians from the UNC Center for Heart and Vascular Care included in The Best Doctors in America 2013 and U.S News & World Report 2013 “Top Doctors”

Physicians in cardiology, vascular interventional radiology and vascular surgery are included in two national 2013 publications and one regional 2013 publication that include lists of “The Best Doctors” and “The Top Doctors”

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