Activities

Activities

 

Cardiac surgery is the specialization involved in:
► Coronary artery bypass grafting with extracorporeal circulation
► Off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting without extracorporeal circulation
► Heart valve replacements
► Heart valve replacements, coronary artery bypass grafting
► Combined operations for conditions related and non-related to the heart
► Heart tumors
► Congenital heart conditions

Thoracic surgery is the specialization involved in:
► Benign or malignant lung conditions
► Lobectomies
► Pneumonectomies
► Thoracic wall conditions
► Tumors of the anterior or posterior mediastinum
► Other Thoracic surgery procedures
► Chest trauma
► Diaphragm conditions

Vascular surgery is the specialization involved in:
► Dissecting aortic aneurysms
► Pulmonary embolectomies
► Post-traumatic rupturea of the thoracic aorta

As far as the other Clinical Care activities of the Department are concerned, the following data is recorded in our files:

 

Admissions

4,356 patients

Patients examined in the Outpatients Department

4,095

Transfers of patients

531

 


Pursuant with the official Prefectural Timetable of the Coordinating Body for the Health Sectors, the Department participated in the General On-Call Duty timetable and being on 10 special on-call duties for thoracic surgery cases is responsible for emergency cases associated to its specialization in the wider health district of the Prefecture of Thessaloniki.

It is on 24-hour stand-by in order to deal with any emergency problem which might arise as a result of invasive activities performed by the Hemodynamic Laboratory (coronary angiographies - angioplasties etc.) It does the same for all other Hospital Departments or Clinics, whenever there is a case falling in the scope of the specialization.

 

 
GENERAL HOSPITAL PAPAGEORGIOU- POSTAL CODE 56403 - THESSALONIKI - MUNICIPALITY PAULOU MELA - (AREA Ν. EFKARPIA)
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