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Bryn Mawr Hospital first in region to offer cutting-edge Lithoplasty® technology for Peripheral Artery Disease

Bryn Mawr Hospital, part of Main Line Health’s Lankenau Heart Institute, has announced the availability of a novel treatment for those suffering from Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD). Bryn Mawr is the first in the region to offer Shockwave Medical’s Lithoplasty® … Continue reading

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Upcoming events — Bryn Mawr Hospital – July 14, 2017

  July 20: Medicine Grand Rounds Evaluation of the Pulmonary Nodule, Jamie Garfield, MD, Temple Hospital; Pennypacker Auditorium, 8-9am   July 27: Medicine Grand Rounds TBD; Pennypacker Auditorium, 8-9am

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Havens family establishes Chair at Lankenau in honor of Mary L. Smith

By Gina Lee, Associate Director of Development, Lankenau Medical Center Lankenau Medical Center held a celebratory dinner on October 14 to recognize the establishment of The Mary L. Smith Endowed Chair in Pulmonology and Critical Care. The Chair was established … Continue reading

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MLH ranks among the larger ECMO centers for cardio-pulmonary failure

  Submitted by Louis Samuels, MD, cardiac surgeon and Eric Gnall, MD, interventional cardiologist, Lankenau Heart Institute   Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO), a therapy used to manage the most advanced and complex forms of acute cardio-pulmonary failure, has made … Continue reading

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MLH ranks among the larger ECMO centers for cardio-pulmonary failure

Submitted by Louis Samuels, MD, cardiac surgeon and Eric Gnall, MD, interventional cardiologist, Lankenau Heart Institute   Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO), a therapy used to manage the most advanced and complex forms of acute cardio-pulmonary failure, has made considerable … Continue reading

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Team MLH supports ‘Free to Breathe’ lung cancer run/walk

  Submitted by Patsy Skabla, Physician Assistant, Lankenau Medical Center   Join Team Main Line Health at the annual Free to Breathe 5Krun/walk event at 8am on Sunday, November 1, at Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park, organized by the Pennsylvania Lung … Continue reading

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MLH sponsor of Lung Force Walk on May 16

The American Lung Association’s Lung Force Walk will take place Saturday, May 16, in Headhouse Square, 2nd & Lombard Sts. in Philadelphia. Main Line Health is a local sponsor of the walk, which benefits individuals stricken with lung diseases through funding … Continue reading

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MLH sponsor of Lung Force Walk on May 16

  The American Lung Association’s Lung Force Walk will take place Saturday, May 16, in Headhouse Square, 2nd & Lombard Sts. in Philadelphia. Main Line Health is a local sponsor of the walk, which benefits individuals stricken with lung diseases through … Continue reading

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MLH sponsor of Lung Force Walk on May 16

  The American Lung Association’s Lung Force Walk will take place Saturday, May 16, in Headhouse Square, 2nd & Lombard Sts. in Philadelphia. Main Line Health is a local sponsor of the walk, which benefits individuals stricken with lung diseases through … Continue reading

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MLH deploys COPD order set

Submitted by Bill Howell MBA, RRT-NPS, Director Respiratory Care & Sleep Medicine, Riddle Hospital   Deployment of the new MLH COPD order set in Smart Chart began on Thursday, July 24. This evidenced-based order set is to be used for ALL … Continue reading

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