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  • Larvae as Mini-Surgeons Support Wound Healing

    | 07.08.2017

    The Department of Dermatology offers larva therapy to relieve wounds of dead tissue. This acts more efficiently and less painfully than surgical interventions for chronic, open wounds.

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  • Neurosurgery: Everything at a glance and in 3D

    | 01.08.2017

    The Department of Neurosurgery converts to a digital OR management system. Data networking within the operating room enables further improvements in brain surgery.

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  • State of the Art Surgical Procedures in Lung Surgery

    | 01.07.2017

    The Thoraxklinik, a subsidiary of Heidelberg University Hospital since 2011, gets a new Chief. Starting August 1 2017, Professor Dr. Hauke Winter takes office as the Medical Director of the Clinic and Director of the Department of Thoracic Surgery.

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  • Minimally invasive help for leaky heart valves

    | 01.07.2017

    "Cardioband" - New catheter technique provides an alternative to the proven MitraClip. Younger and inoperable patients benefit, the heart valve remains intact.

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  • Opening of the Heidelberg Center for Cardiac Arrhythmia (HCR)

    | 01.06.2017

    The Center for Cardiac Arrhythmia opened on July 1 2017. Routine use of technical innovations facilitates treatment of complex diseases.

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