Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: UHN study suggests CIHI model underestimates mortality risk for specialized cardiac surgical centres

A study led by researchers at the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre (PMCC) at UHN suggests that the model used by the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) significantly underestimates mortality in specialized heart surgery centres. The findings show that CIHI’s model does not capture all of the medical problems that patients at high risk for surgery have.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Statement From University Health Network on the Death of Peter Munk

Newswise imageMr. Peter Munk has been one of the hospital’s most influential and loyal supporters for many years, serving on the Board of Trustees of the hospital, acting as an advisor to many of the hospital’s leaders, and supporting the creation, evolution and growth of the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: University Health Network Now Largest Adult Transplant Program in North America

UHN now largest adult transplant program in North America. University Health Network’s Multi-Organ Transplant Program reached a milestone of completing 639 adult transplants in 2017, ranking first in volume for adult transplants in North America.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Device Keeps Donor Kidneys Healthy Outside the Body Until Transplant

Newswise imageA deceased donor kidney has been preserved and kept healthy outside the body in a device that mimics the body’s physiological functions and successfully transplanted into a human, for the first time in North America.