March 2003 posts
Swedish Heart Institute Becomes One of First Programs in Country to Begin Offering Newly Approved Drug-Eluting Stent
SEATTLE, March 24, 2003 -- Swedish Medical Center's Heart Institute now offers the new CYPHER Sirolimus-eluting Stent, the first drug-eluting stent to receive marketing approval from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of blocked coronary arteries. The new CYPHER S...
SEATTLE, March 6, 2003 -- In conjunction with a national study published in this month's issue of Pediatrics that showed instructions for installing child-safety seats in cars are written in language too difficult for many adults to understand, Swedish Medical Center is involved in numerous efforts ...
SEATTLE, March 1, 2003 -- In response to requests from other Puget Sound-area hospitals, Swedish recently started a direct transport service for critically ill newborns. The service began earlier this year and transports infants from other hospitals in the area to the neonatal intensive-care unit at...
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