Dr. Frank D'Ovidio, MD,PhD

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Affiliation:

  • Columbia University Department of Surgery

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Activity

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Cardiothoracic Surgery:

    WEDNESDAY, Aug. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Pigs' hearts transplanted into baboons survived for more than a year, which is twice as long as previously achieved, researchers report.

    The work is part of efforts to find ways to use animal organs to shorten transplant waiting lists.

    ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Cardiology:

    THURSDAY, March 13, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- High blood pressure often is untreated in U.S. Hispanics, putting them at risk for heart disease and stroke, new research finds.

    Hispanics are nearly as likely as whites to have high blood pressure, but less likely to have it under control, sai...Full Article