The Remedizer application is currently being tested by an Italian clinic

  • 10.03.2017

The Cardinal Wyszynski Institute of Cardiology has begun collaborating with the ISMETT clinic (Mediterranean Institute for Transplantation and Advanced Specialized Therapies) in Palermo on the development of the Remedizer software. This application monitors the health status of patients with implanted left ventricular assist devices (LVADs) after completing hospitalization. Cooperation with the Italian clinic aims to extend the application, created with the contribution of the Institute of Cardiology, to include new groups of chronically ill patients.

The Remedizer application is currently being tested by an Italian clinic

The American NHLBI gives credit to the Institute of Cardiology for its significant achievements in leading the ISCHEMIA trial in Poland

  • 29.01.2015

It has been two years since the Polish launch of a large scale research project set to determine the role of early invasive diagnostics and coronary revascularization in patients with stable coronary artery disease and significant myocardial ischemia on stress testing. The ISCHEMIA Trial is one or the largest multinational, randomized trial sponsored by the American National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI).

The American NHLBI gives credit to the Institute of Cardiology for its significant achievements in leading the ISCHEMIA trial in Poland

The Activity of the Unit for Screening Studies in Inherited Cardiovascular Diseases

  • 12.01.2015

On 1 Jan 2015, it has been five years since the Institute of Cardiology Unit for Screening Studies in Inherited Cardiovascular Diseases (USSICD) was established. Since 19 Mar 2014 the USSICD has been operating in its own separate location. There are 2147 patients and their relatives registered in the Unit. The largest groups of patients and their relatives with dilated cardiomyopathy (n=616), with aneurysm and thoracic aortic dissection (n=520), and other cardiomyopathies (n=306).

The Activity of the Unit for Screening Studies in Inherited Cardiovascular Diseases

Hybrid operating room at the Institute of Cardiology

  • 28.02.2012

A modern, fully equipped hybrid operating room has been launched at the Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw.
A hybrid room is a platform of cooperation between interventional cardiologists and cardiosurgeons. It enables a multidisciplinary Heart Team to treat simultaneously the heart and large vessels. Such an approach is recommended by both the European Society of Cardiology and the Polish Cardiac Society.

Hybrid operating room at the Institute of Cardiology