Academic year 2021 the program performed 169 index congenital cardiac cases, encompassing all levels of complexity, and 55 transplants, encompassing all levels of complexity.
Our Years in Numbers
|Operating Room Cases||1,027|
|Clinical Research Studies||30|
Washington University pediatric cardiothoracic surgeons and fellows can utilize new tools to diagnose and plan treatment strategies for patient with rare and complex heart defects using an hands-on approach to training with prepared silicone models.
Following the success of the initial training program, the division conducts ongoing simulation training monthly as part of its comprehensive surgical training curriculum.