Treating deadly aneurysm with thoraflex graft leads to quicker recovery

Barbara Palmateer had a remarkable recovery from complex aortic surgery and was back to her routine in one month. Recovery from conventional aortic surgery can take up to a year.

Changing lives through lifestyle and surgical intervention

LHSC's Bariatric Centre of Excellence offers a rigorous, full-service bariatric surgery program.

Prostate cancer is also a younger man's disease

John Oliveira was in his 40s when he was diagnosed with prostate cancer. He is passionate about raising money for research and awareness that prostate cancer is also a young man's disease.

LHSC's Multi-Organ Transplant Program: a rich history of innovation, bold future ahead

A transplant program steeped in discovery and world firsts continues its quest for innovations that extend the boundaries of transplantation to better the lives of patients.

Preventing homelessness after hospital discharge

In a community-focused project from Lawson Health Research Institute, a team of researchers is tackling the issue of homelessness from within hospital walls.

Anesthesiologists provide individualized patient care

Anesthesiologists are the physicians responsible for the careful administration of anesthetics before, during and after surgery.

How does the Emergency Department triage patients?

The triage system is a standard sorting process used in emergency departments across Canada that determines how quickly patients receive care depending on the severity of their illness.