World’s First ECMO Clinical Trial Shows Dramatic Increase in Survival Rate
The Lancet has published the results of the first ECMO-based clinical trial in the world. The ARREST trial, led by Demetri Yannopoulos, MD, showed that patients were six times more likely to survive with ECMO than the standard treatment for cardiac arrest. Learn More >
Prisco wins First from NCYIC
Medical Fellow Sasha Prisco of the Prins lab has earned first place in the Northwestern Cardiovascular Young Investigator Competition for her entry titled "GP130 Signaling Promotes Right Ventricular Dysfunction in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension."
Yannopoulos-led Team Develops AI-Assisted CPR
Artifical Intelligence(AI)-Assisted CPR has become a reality thanks to a team led by Professor Demetri Yannopoulos, M.D., Director of the Center for Resuscitation Medicine (CRM). The new system will significantly improve survival rates and reduce permanent injury to patients suffering sudden cardiac arrest. Read more>
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Artifical Intelligence(AI)-Assisted CPR has become a reality thanks to a team led by Professor Demetri Y