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Notice to MUHC patients who have undergone open heart surgery

The MUHC is informing its patients who have undergone open-heart surgery of the risk of bacterial contamination


Sale of the former Montreal Children's Hospital
December 1, 2016 | This process was government-led and complied with all standards and procedures used to govern this procedure [Read more]

From Vimy to Juno Commemorates Canada's Role in First and Second World Wars
November 24, 2016 | National Travelling Exhibition Opens at the Montreal General Hospital of the MUHC [Read more]

A race against time to diagnose deadly weight loss in cancer patients
November 4, 2016 | MUHC researchers hope to save lives by giving doctors a tool to diagnose cachexia – a serious health condition associated with cancer and many chronic diseases [Read more]

A key to unlocking the mystery of triple negative breast cancer
November 2, 2016 | RI-MUHC research could lead to new breast cancer treatments linked to prolactin receptor [Read more]

No cases of infection observed at the MUHC related to the use of heater-cooler devices during open-heart surgery
October 25, 2016 | At present, we have no evidence that the heater-cooler devices used at the MUHC are contaminated [Read more]