Hospital Clínic chosen as second-best hospital in Spain for the sixth consecutive year
Hospital Clínic de Barcelona is the second best Spanish hospital according to the 2019 Health Reputation Monitor (Monitor de Reputación Sanitaria, MRS). The first place was won by the Hospital Universitario La Paz, while Gregorio Maranon Hospital closes the Top3. The Clinic was also chosen as the best hospital in Spain […]
First robot-assisted complex gynecological surgery led by the Hospital Clínic Group
Last October 31st, Dr. Berta Diaz-Feijoo and Dr. Aureli Torné, both professionals at Gynecology barnaclínic+, performed the first robot-assisted complex gynecological surgery of the Hospital Clínic Group of Barcelona. Dr. Diaz-Feijoo states in the video that "the race for robotic surgery has only just begun." […]
Four barnaclínic+ professionals among the best scientists in the world
A few days ago, Clarivate Analytics published the Highly Cited Researchers list that identifies the most influential scientists in the world. Four professionals frombarnaclinic+ medical staffare present on this list, which brings together 1% of the most cited experts in their specialties. So, among the best scientists in the world , we have doctors such as Josep Dalmau , Ramon Estruch , Francesc Graus and Eduard Vieta. […]
Shoulder dislocation: What is it and when should it be operated?
The pilot Marc Márquez recently had to be operated for his recurrent shoulder subluxation. Shoulder dislocation or a dislocated shoulder is what is generally referred to as "the shoulder popped out of its place". This injury must be treated with caution, and if it becomes recurrent it must be repaired through arthroscopic surgery. Let's see[…]
In nutrition it seems that everything is about new foods with great health effects. It seems that the foods we've had for our whole lives aren't good enough, we grew tired of them and we must always incorporate some new ones. Today's new food is coconut, specifically coconut oil. But is it coconut oil or coconut fat? […]
Preoperative planning for hip and knee prostheses with 3D printing
Hip prosthesis or knee prosthesisreplacement is a complex surgery, which becomes even more complicated when there are major bone defects. Surgical strategies and prosthetic models can vary greatly depending on the existing bone deformities. Therefore, preoperative planning is essential for the successful outcome of the surgery. Thanks to 3D printing technology […]
Adrenal gland surgery: How to select the best approach?
Before any type of surgery, includingadrenal gland surgery, the surgeon needs to work with a multidisciplinary team to evaluate and determine preoperative biochemical management, anatomical location, cardiopulmonary evaluation and necessary optimization. Once these conditions have been met, it is crucial to select the most appropriate surgical approach to guarantee the best surgical […]