• UChicago Medicine performs record-breaking heart transplants on Thanksgiving

    12 days ago - By WGN TV

    CHICAGO - Lifesaving work doesn't stop on the holidays.
    This Thanksgiving, doctors at the University of Chicago Medicine performed record-breaking work.
    Some patients and their families are incredibly thankful this Thanksgiving after the transplant team saved not one but two lives today.
    The University of Chicago Medicine transplant team keeps beating even on Thanksgiving Day.
    "We had two patients who probably would not have lived past another 24-48 hours, and we gave them potentially decades more of life," said Dr. Val Jeevanandam, Director of Heart and Vascular Center at UChicago...
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