Summer 2015 In Short
In the summer of 2015, the MUSC Health Tele-ICU operations center in Charleston, SC went live.
Endovascular removal of clots proven successful in clinical stroke trials.
Summer 2015 Features
The Ultimate Network
Neuroimaging is on the verge of discovering long-kept secrets of the brain and could revolutionize our understanding of neurodegenerative diseases.
To empower MUSC Health nurses to develop best practices, nursing administrators are enhancing resources and support for the bedside nurse.
Progressnotes CME Articles
Progressnotes is pleased to offer continuing education opportunities in an effort to meet the educational needs of our audience of health care professionals and to address the health care challenges of South Carolina, particularly its high burden of chronic illness. Each issue of Progressnotes, with the exception of the Year in Review, will offer one CME-eligible article. Read additional CME-eligible articles from past issues here.
This Issue's CME article: Putting the Pieces Together Part II: A Primary Care Provider’s Guide to Autism Spectrum Disorder
Summer 2015 Welcome
New Surgery Chair
Prabhakar K. Baliga, M.D., Chief of the Division of Transplant Surgery at MUSC, has been named the 20th Chair of the Department of Surgery.
New Dermatology Chair
Dirk M. Elston, M.D., FAAD, FCAP is new Chair of the Department of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, effective July 1, 2015.