Latest William S. Pierce Stories
Innovator of European Portable Driver for Artificial Heart Joins Penn State Hershey Medical Center As Director of Heart & Vascular ICU
On July 10, the Penn State Hershey Heart and Vascular Institute's Mechanical Circulatory Support Team performed its first 2008 implant of the CardioWest(TM) temporary Total Artificial Heart on a 57-year-old male patient.
Word of the Day
- Having no light.
The word 'aphotic' comes from Greek roots meaning 'without' and 'light'.