Minimally Invasive Robotic Lung Cancer Surgery
Thoracic surgeons at Pittsburgh's Allegheny General Hospital are using the advanced da Vinci robotic surgical system to perform minimally invasive lung cancer surgery, offering new hope to patients with early stage lung cancer who may not be good candidates for a more invasive operation. Dr. Lana Schumacher, AGH thoracic surgeon, talks to Pittsburgh NBC affiliate WPXI-TV about the hospital's robotic surgery capabilities. To learn more about Allegheny General Hospital's cancer capabilities, visit http://www.wpahs.org/specialties/canc...
Pittsburgh Business Times: Premature births a difficult area in the search to save on health care costs
Friday, October 19th, 2012
The Pittsburgh Business Times explores the economic impact of premature births in our region by spending 24 hours in the neonatal intensive care unit at West Penn Hospital.
To read more, visit the Pittsburgh Business Times webiste.