<img height="1" width="1" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=875423625897521&amp;ev=PageView&amp;noscript=1">

Cardiothoracic surgery news and insights from Transonic

mail-icon

Hear more from our team:

Filter by topic:

Telemedicine And Surgical Care: What This Means for the Long-Term

Marketing is Crap (And this Marketeer is Tired of It)

Endless Applications

The Top 8 Podcasts and Publications for Surgeons in 2022

5 Myths About Organ Donation Debunked

Flow-Assisted Surgical Technique During Auto Islet Cell Transplantation After Pancreatectomy

Glioma Malignancy and Hemodynamic Dysregulation Study Summary

ASAIO 2022: A Sue-Approved Conference

Independence Day

The Price of Medicine

3 Cerebrovascular Surgeries that Benefit from Flow Measurements

What Your Heart Says About Your Health

Undiscovered Shores

Join Us at the ASAIO 67th Annual Conference

An Endless Horizon

Nurses Week and the State of the Union

Strokes Can Strike at Any Age: Know the Signs

Transonic and Transplants

Do's and Don'ts of Social Media for Surgeons, According to Research

How to Ensure Your Website is HIPAA Compliant

How to Handle Irate Patients

What Physicians Should Know About the No Surprises Act

Pig Heart Transplant Patient Provides Hope to Medical Community

American Heart Month: 9 Fascinating Facts About the Heart

Digital Healthcare Tools You Need to Know About in 2022

Implications of the Build Back Better Act’s Impact on Hospitals

How to Talk to Patients About Omicron

3 Ways to Improve Patient Engagement and Compliance

Should You Work With a Health Coach?

Repairing a Broken Heart: Why You Should Pay Attention to Post-Operative Depression with CABG Patients

What is a Health and Wellness Coach?

A Dose of Empathy: Understanding the Root of COVID Vaccine Resistance

Hybrid Healthcare & The Future of Telehealth

The Mediterranean Diet for Heart and Brain Health

How Digital Technology Can Improve Patient Satisfaction

Re-Thinking Resource Allocation: What 3 Healthcare Organizations are Doing

Study: Blood Marker Could ID Patients at Risk for Peripheral Artery Disease

Why Measure Flow?

Flow Measurement Study: Measurement of Intraoperative Graft Flow Predicts Radiological Hyperperfusion During Bypass Surgery in Patients with Moyamoya Disease

Miriam Tenorio Named President and CEO of Transonic

How COVID-19 Impacted Value-Based Programs and Hospital Reporting

What's Happening with the Hospital Price Transparency Rule

Intern Physicians are at High Risk for PTSD. Why?

10 Fascinating Heart Facts

Robotic IMA Harvesting CABG Protocol from Dr. Francis Sutter

The Heart Is More Than a Pump

Top Heart Hospitals in the U.S.

The Tube That Becomes the Human Heart

Tips for Making a Positive First Impression at Your Practice

What to Know About Cyber Liability Insurance

News from STS's 57th Annual Meeting

CT Surgeons Lead the Way in COVID Vaccine Trials

What to Know About Physician Retention During COVID

How to Prepare for the New Surprise Billing Rules

How COVID-19 is Affecting Cardiac Surgery

Top Cardiothoracic Surgeons of 2021 and Trends to Watch

The FDA Appoints its First Chief of Medical Devices Cybersecurity

The Rise in Telehealth and What it Means for Physician Training

3 Ways Physician Leaders Can Improve Communication During a Crisis

Study: Care from Locum Tenens Professionals has Advantages in Outcomes and Costs

Transit-time Ultrasound Flowmetry is a Valuable Quantitative Tool during Aneurysm Clipping

Direct Lymph Flow Measurements in Supermicrosurgery Study

COVID-19’s Impact on the Surgical Resident Training

What Physicians Need to Know About the Sunshine Act

How the COVID Stimulus Bill Could Affect Physician Payments

Resident Physicians Experience Patient Bias

Financial Hardship is Common Among Families of Children with Congenital Heart Disease

Russia Clocks Another First: Sputnik V Vaccine, First COVID-19 Vaccine to be Registered

GAVI: The Alliance That Works Toward Equal Distribution of Vaccines

The Amazing Race for a Coronavirus Vaccine

The Multicultural Team Behind the Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine

How Physicians Can Boost a Hospital’s Online Reputation (As Well As Their Own)

Medical Professionals Question Online Doctor Ratings

Patient Experience During COVID-19: What to Know

What to Know About Medicare Payments in 2021

Healthcare Tech and Trends for 2021

Physician Practice Revenue Drops Because of COVID-19

Cybercriminals are Exploiting the Pandemic: Here’s What to Know to Protect Your Data

Best Practices for Telehealth and Telemedicine

How Physicians are Experiencing COVID-19

3 Biggest Technology Threats Facing Healthcare

How Mindfulness Helps Reduce Stress for Healthcare Workers

How Distractions in the OR Can Increase the Risk of Errors

How to Better Communicate with Patients While Wearing a Mask

3 Common Issues Female Physicians Face (And How to End Them)

What to Know About the Chief Medical Information Officer Role

New Information on the Physician Shortage

Hospital Spending is Down: 5 Things to Know

Telehealth After COVID-19: What to Know

Paying Tribute to Healthcare Workers in the Wake of COVID-19

What to Know Before Going to Work in A Pandemic Hotspot

Healthcare Cybersecurity Attacks on the Rise During COVID-19 Outbreak

What to Know About Moonlighting as a Physician

How to Improve Patient Adherence

How Surgical Residents’ Views on Earnings Differ by Gender

Interesting Stats on Physicians Lifestyle and Happiness

Social Media Risks Doctors Should Know

What to Know About Non-Compete Clauses

Physician Contracting: Establishing Job Duties and Liability Insurance

Transonic Continues to Serve Customers While Implementing Safe Practices during COVID-19 Pandemic

The Best and Worst States for Doctors: 5 Stats to Know

Top Cybersecurity Threats for Healthcare Organizations (and How to Boost Protection)

COVID-19 News Roundup: Top Articles for Physicians and Hospital Admins

Benefits of Locum Tenens for Physicians and Hospitals

ECMO Support for COVID-19 Patients

Ithaca Sends Healthcare Professionals to NYC on COVID-19 Humanitarian Mission

University Hospital, Padua, Italy Buys ELSA Monitor to Combat COVID-19

What to Know about The Trump Administration’s Hospital Price Transparency Plan

WISEWOMAN Program Helps Reduce Risk for Heart Attack and Strokes

Employed versus Self-employed: What Physicians Should Consider

Ethan Lindberg Foundation Supports Families and Children with CHD

2018 European Guidelines Stress Quality Measures

2018 European Guidelines Suggest Undergoing CABG in Centers That Perform at Least 200 CABG Cases per Year

Non-Profit Mended Hearts Offers Support to Heart Disease Patients

Heart Facts, Part 2

Heart Facts, Part 1

How Patient Bias Impacts Care

What Hospitals, Private Practices Should Know About Ransomware Attacks

5 Biggest Healthcare Trends to Watch in 2020

Tips for Making Your First Locum Tenens Assignment a Success

Public Speaking Tips for Physicians

New Data on Physician Interest in Locum Tenens and Telemedicine: Stats to Know

Why Physician Leaders Should Think Like Marketers

What to Know About The Rural Physician Shortage

Survey Says Most U.S. Hospitals Don't Meet Minimum Surgical Safety Standards

Can Mindfulness Help Surgical Residents Cope with Stress?

What's Behind a Patient's Choice of Care Setting?

5 Interesting Statistics on Female Physician Compensation

5 Stats and Facts About the Looming Physician Shortage

Study: Does Limiting Residency Work Hours Affect Performance?

Video: Cerebrovascular Neurosurgeon on the Importance of Flow Measurement During Cerebrovascular Surgery

Physician Specialists are in Demand: The Latest Information

HealthCorps Teaches American Youth Wellness

Flow Data Gives Pediatric Surgeons New Insights after Norwood Surgery

4 Communication Skills All Physician Leaders Should Have

Healthcare Cybersecurity in 2019: What You Need to Know

What to Know About International Locum Tenens

5 Interesting Stats on Physician Salary

5 Surprising Stats About Physician Happiness

Access to Health Care in the U.S.

Can Soft Skills Make You a Better Physician?

Preventing One Million Heart Attacks and Strokes in the U.S.

Does the Sunshine Act Affect Patient Trust?

Social Determinants of Health

What Physicians Should Know About MACRA in 2019

Are Surgery Students Losing the Dexterity to Stitch?

Do Nicer Doctors Have Better Treatment Outcomes?

Hospital Cleanliness: How Clean is Your Environment?

U.S. Spending on Healthcare: What’s Changed Over the Past Year

Physician Burnout: What to Know About this Growing Public Health Crisis

How are Physicians Feeling? Stats About Physician Burnout and Depression

Physician Ethical Dilemmas: 4 Interesting Stats

Doctor-Patient Communication: How Well do Physicians Listen to Patients?

Surgical Checklists Updates: 4 New Risk Areas from the ACS

What to Know About CMS' Final Physician Payment Rule for 2019

Healthy People 2020 — Disparity of Health Coverage

Healthy People Program Tracks American’s Health Indicators

Groundbreaking “Awake Aneurysm” Surgery Performed by Northern Italian Neurosurgeons

State of Cost Transformation 2018: How Hospital Executives Are Dealing With Cost Challenges

The Looming Physician Shortage: Here’s How to Take Action Now

How do Physicians Feel About the Future of Healthcare? 4 Interesting Stats from the Future of Healthcare Survey

Healthy People 2020 — Improving Cardiovascular Health

5 Stats to Know About Medical Student Life and Education

Residency Bullying: What You Need To Know

How Hospital Changes Are Affecting Private Practices

7 Qualities of an Effective Medical Leader Should Possess

7 of the Most Influential U.S. Physicians and Healthcare Leaders

3 Ways Surgeons Can Avoid Malpractice Through Better Communication

Should Doctors Take Medical Ethics Courses?

5 Interesting Stats to Know About Residency

How Female Surgeons Can Negotiate Higher Salaries

Should Surgeon Work Hours Be Capped?

How GDPR Affects the Healthcare Industry: 6 Things to Know

Giant of Pediatric Surgery: Dr. Francis Fontan

Leadership in the OR: How Different Styles Could Impact Outcomes

6 Locum Tenens Myths Debunked

Physician Gender: Do Women Make Better Surgeons Than Men?

Transonic Announces Release of Reusable Charbel Micro-Flowprobes®

How Female Surgeons Can Boost Their Leadership Potential

Top Challenges Facing Physicians This Year

What to Know About CMS's New Bundled Payment Model

Kidney Patient Advocates Make Strides

Transonic's CEO Shares His Story of Startup Success

5 Interesting Stats on Physician Happiness

How to Attract Potential Patients with Social Media

How to Prepare for a Locum Tenens Physician to Join your Staff

Doctor Complaints: What's Behind Them?

Do You Know Where Your Tax Dollars Go?

How to Improve Doctor Patient Communication: 4 Tips

The Value of Management Training for Physicians

Our CABG Patency Assessment Program Improves Outcomes

Profile of Excellence: Dr. Bruce W. Lytle

Profile of Excellence: Dr. D. Craig Miller

Profile of Excellence: Dr. Hartzell V. Schaff

Profile of Excellence: Dr. Frank C. Spencer

Physician Recruitment: How to Give It a Boost

Profile of Excellence: Dr. Craig R. Smith

New CMS Payment Model Presents Potential Ethical Conflicts of Interest

Profile of Excellence: Dr. Robert B. Wallace

3 Ways a Checklist can Help Improve Patient Communication

7 Healthcare Trends to Watch in 2018

Profile of Excellence: Dr. F. Griffith Pearson

Profile of Excellence: Dr. Floyd D. Loop

Should Patients Be Allowed to Record Doctors?

Profile of Excellence: Dr. Richard A. Jonas

Profile of Excellence: Dr. John A. Waldhausen

Transonic’s 354C Optima Flowmeter Simplifies Graft Patency Assessment for Surgical Decision-making

Profile of Excellence: Dr. Thomas L. Spray

10 Keys to Physician Leadership: Dr. Floyd D. Loop

Cardiostart: Fighting Cardiovascular Disease in Undeveloped Countries

Giving Back: Emily Farkas MD, Humanitarian Surgeon

Profile of Excellence: Dr. John L. Ochsner

How to Prepare for a Locum Tenens Assignment

Profile of Excellence: Dr. G. Alexander Patterson

Physician Satisfaction: Why Many Intend to Cut Back Hours Practicing

Profile of Excellence: Dr. David J. Sugarbaker

3 Tips for Physicians to be More Productive

How the Post-Op Risk Assessments of General Surgery & Internal Medicine Residents Compare

Patient Prejudice Against Doctors: What's Behind It?

How Patients Choose Physicians

Profile of Excellence: Dr. James L. Cox

What It Takes to Become an Academic Surgeon

Cardiothoracic Powerhouses: Baylor College of Medicine

Top Impacts on Physician Productivity

The Future of Medicine: Artificial Intelligence, Physicians and Patients

Which Locum Tenens Setting is Right for Me?

Common Causes of Medical Malpractice Suits Against Surgical Residents

Profile of Excellence: Toby Cosgrove, M.D., Former CEO, Cleveland Clinic

Profile of Excellence: Dr. W. Gerald Austen

Profile of Excellence: Dr. Joseph S. Coselli

7 Ways Physicians can Retain Patients

5 Ways Your Hospital Can Improve Community Relations

Profile of Excellence: Dr. Joel D. Cooper

Profile of Excellence: Lawrence H. Cohn, M.D.

Profile of Excellence: Aldo Castaneda, M.D., Ph.D.

Healthcare News: Is CMS' Readmissions Program Working?

How to Deal with an Upset Patient

Why Medical Malpractice Lawsuits are Filed Against Physicians

How Cardiothoracic Surgeons Can Go On Vacation

3 Things You Need to Know About Medical Malpractice Insurance

4 Coping Strategies for Physician Burnout

What to Know About Patient Reviews & How to Combat Negative Reviews

Doctors Need More Than Clinical Expertise to Succeed

Should I Use Telehealth Technologies to Connect with Patients?

CMS Implements Payment Model for CABG Surgery

Ventricular Assist Devices Extend Heart Failure Patients’ Lives

Does Physician Age Impact Patient Outcomes?

Does Gender Affect Physician Pay?

What Keeps Hospital Execs Up at Night: 5 Things to Know

Top Cardiothoracic Surgeons in 2017

Notes on Surgeon Burnout You Should Know

5 Things to Know About Physician Compensation in 2017

How Do Flow Measurements Help Cardiothoracic Surgeons?

Resident Work Hour Limits: Should They Be Extended?

4 Ways Surgeons Can Build Trust with Their Staff

Temporary Doctors are Gaining Popularity: 5 Things to Know

Transonic Flowmeters Used in Development of Extra-Uterine Womb

3 Healthcare Trends to Watch in 2017

4 Interesting Stats on Physician Burnout

Does Physician Gender Influence Patient Outcomes?

First Successful Heart Surgeries Performed Over Century Ago

U.S. Tops World for Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery Cost at $75,345

French President’s Assassination Leads to Development of Suturing Techniques Used to Reconnect Blood Vessels

Life Expectancy in the US

Is Physician Leadership Right for Me?

Hospital Administrators and the Changing ACA

4 Noteworthy Advances in Medical Technology in 2017

Pioneers in Cardiothoracic Surgery: Dr. René Favaloro

Pioneers in Cardiothoracic Surgery: Dr. Christiaan Barnard

Pioneers in Cardiothoracic Surgery: Dr. Norman Shumway

Pioneers in Cardiothoracic Surgery: Dr. Denton Cooley

Pioneers in Cardiothoracic Surgery: Dr. John Kirklin

Pioneers in Cardiothoracic Surgery: Dr. Clarence Walton “Walt” Lillehei

Pioneers in Cardiothoracic Surgery: Dr. Michael Ellis DeBakey

The Magic of the Left Internal Mammary Artery

Which Surgical Risk Score is Best?

Tips Hospital Leaders Can Use to Prepare for Disaster

The State of Doctor-Patient Relationships & How to Improve Them

What to Know About CMS' Hospital Payments Final Rule

What You Need to Know About the MACRA Final Rule

4 Ways Physicians Can Reduce Task Time on EHRs

Cardiothoracic Surgeons Love Their Jobs: Here’s What They Had to Say

Technology in Medicine: 5 Stats for Doctors and Patients

Documentary ‘Who Shall Live’ Sets Healthcare Reform in Motion

Executives Speak Out About Preparing for Value-Based Care

3 Interesting Facts About How Patients Review Doctors

What Hospital Administrators Should Know About Medical Tourism

Beating Surgeon Burnout: Advice From Your Peers

What Physicians and Hospital Administrators Should Know About MACRA

How the CMS Cardiac Bundle Could Affect Your Hospital

How Do You Rate the Affordable Care Act (ACA)? These Docs Gave it an F

CMS Star Ratings: 3 Things to Know

How Surgeon Specialization Impacts Patient Outcomes

How a Mother’s Grief Sparked Medical Safety Improvements

How Medicare’s Outpatient Prospective Payment System Rule Could Affect Hospitals

Technology Trends Impacting Cardiothoracic Surgery You Need to Know

How Working Locum Tenens can Reduce Surgeon Burnout

How Design Thinking Can Improve Patient Experience

The Latest on Obamacare Funding and Healthcare Policies

Medical Errors as a Cause of Death: 4 Things to Know

How to Increase Efficiency in the Operating Room

How Medicaid's Final Rule Changes Affect Hospitals

How a Leading Texas Hospital Optimizes Venous Drainage

Patient Engagement and Experience Top Concerns for Hospital Executives

What Hospital Leaders Should Know About Yelp

Surgeons Measure Blood Flow in Newborns with Cardiac Abnormalities

Evaluating Gastroepiploic Arterial Grafts for CABG

Flow Measurements Help Predict Outcomes of Kids’ Pulmonary Artery Banding

Healthcare Reform in America, Part II: Passage of Medicare and Medicaid

Transit-time Flow Predicts Outcomes in CABG Patients: 1,000 Consecutive Arterial Grafts

4 Common Communication Issues That Cause Hospital Readmissions

European Myocardial Revascularization Guidelines Call for Graft Patency Assessment with Intraoperative Flow Measurements

Ventricular Fibrillation and Post-op Complications Reduced by CABG Flow Assessment

Check for Competitive Flow During CABG

3 Pieces of Cardiothoracic News: April Edition

1st Validation of Internal Thoracic Artery Flow Measurement During CABG by TTFM

PREVENT IV: A Randomized Controlled Saphenous Vein Graft Trial

Pulsatility Index Value Clinically Irrelevant; Mean Flow Paramount

Survey: Finances Still a Concern for Hospital Executives

Transit-time Flow Measurement Can Predict CABG Failure Within 1st Year Post-op

Chinese Surgeons: Off-Pump CABG Surgery Safe With Y-Graft

3 New Things for Hospital Executives: March Edition

Mean Flow of 31 mL/min Demonstrates Patent Coronary Artery Bypass Graft

Study: Surgical Residents Can Safely Work Longer Shifts

CABG in 2012: Evidence, Practice and the Evolution of Guidelines

Tips for Creating a Successful Patient Experience Strategy

How Flow Measurements Helped Manage Heart Failure After Implantation

How Does Transit-Time Flowmetry Compare to Angiography?

VA Study Examines Usefulness of Transit-Time Flow Measurements During CABG

Is Sequential Bypass Grafting on the Beating Heart Safe?

5 Facts Surgeons Should Know About Their Coffee Consumption

In-hospital Outcomes Predicted by Intraoperative Graft Flow Measurements during CABG

Strategies Hospital Administrators Can Use to Reduce Readmissions

A Brief History of Cardiopulmonary Bypass

Is Being a Locum Tenens Cardiothoracic Surgeon Right for You?

CABG or PCI for 3-Vessel Disease Patients: SYNTAX Trial

Cost, Quality and Value in CABG

New Findings on CABG Failure After On-Pump vs. Off-Pump

Bright Future for Robot-assisted Minimally Invasive Direct CABG

University of Singapore Surgeon Champions TTFM During CABG

Can Flow Measurement Improve CABG Graft Patency & Clinical Outcomes?

Coronary Revascularization Trends Shaping CABG Today

3 Benefits Cardiothoracic Surgeons can Receive by Mentoring Medical Students

Tips to Help in Your Search for a New Surgical Job

Surprising Facts Hospital Administrators Should Know About Hospital Spending and Pricing

Top Healthcare Predictions for Hospital Administrators 2016

Henrietta Lacks and the Evolution of Informed Consent

"First, Do No Harm:" The Primary Criterion for A Quality Measure

Controlling OR Costs: Statistics You Need to Know

3 Things to Know About Work-Life Balance When You’re a Cardiothoracic Surgeon

5 Alternatives to Coffee Surgeons Can Use to Stay Alert

3 Tips Hospital Leaders Can Use to Cope in High-Pressure Situations

11 Fascinating Blood Flow Facts from the Human Body

Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program to Include CABG Surgery in 2017

Why Flow Measurement is Integral to Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) Development

What Surgeons Should Know About Sleep Deprivation

Composite CABG Score Helps Hospital Improve Surgeries

4 Hospital Leadership Resources to Follow on Twitter

Why Hospital CFOs Should Collaborate with Hospital CXOs

Transit-time Ultrasound vs. Doppler Technology for Graft Patency Assessment

How to Use Flow Assessment to Develop Surgical Expertise

On-pump Versus Off-pump CABG: What Is the Current Wisdom?

3 Interesting CABG Cases You Will Be Glad You Read

How Zero Flow can Trigger Graft Revision in LIMA-Cx Grafts

Have You Ever Heard of FlowSound Audiovisual Graft Patency Assessment?

Technologies that Could Save Your Hospital Money and Improve Patient Outcomes

Analysis of a Bypass Graft Waveform: 5 Things to Look For

Improving Post-CABG Patient Outcomes With Intraoperative Transit-time Flowmetry

How Surgeons and Medical Professionals Can Avoid Burnout

Don’t Depend on Pulsatility Index as a Sole Indicator of Graft Patency

Is a Graft Bad When Mean Bypass Flow Is Lower Than Expected?

Why Mean Flow is Key to Assessing Graft Patency

Here’s Why Technique Matters in Intraoperative Flow Measurement

From Brown Paper Bag to CABG Booklet

The Seeds of a Breakthrough Technology — Transit-time Ultrasound

Can You Trust Your Fingertip to Feel a Pulse or a Pen-Tip Doppler to Test Bypass Graft Patency?

Case Reports Demonstrate the Importance of Measuring Flow

What You Need to Know About Medicare’s 30-Day Readmission Policy for FY 2016

Blood Flow: Life’s Quintessential Vital Sign?

3 Things Cardiologists Might Have Missed This Month: September 2015 Edition

4 Cardiothoracic Resources to Follow on Twitter

Can You Afford Not to Measure Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Flow?

Believing What You See; Does Structure Correlate to Graft Function?