Monthly Archives: October 2012

Upstate heart surgeon among best in state, with one of the lowest death rates

Upstate University Hospital’s Gregory Fink MD has one of the lowest death rates in the state for open heart surgery. For three years running, the chief of cardiac surgery has had the best survival rate compared with other heart surgeons … Continue reading

Posted in community, health care, heart/cardiovascular

Free pulmonary function tests part of Respiratory Care Week

Celebrate Respiratory Care Week with a free pulmonary function test, followed by a program that explains what the test values mean and how your healthcare provider uses those values to diagnose lung diseases such as asthma, emphysema and chronic obstructive … Continue reading

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