Two exhibition halls, one of which is arranged like a modern anatomical theater, create a modern educational space in which the Museum of the History of Medicine MUW presents the human anatomy, using, among others, the form of mapping.
Specialists from the 1st Chair and Department of Cardiology of the UCC MUW performed a surgery to implant valves into the vena cava in a patient with severe tricuspid valve insufficiency. This was the first such implantation in Poland.
The department's history and accomplishments were recalled at an anniversary session that opened the September scientific and training conference "From Neurodegeneration to Neuromuscular Diseases."
The latest edition of "The Three University Missions (MosIUR)" rankings has been released. The Medical University of Warsaw was ranked in the eight hundred, thus moving up 100 positions compared to last year. Among the 18 Polish universities included in the ranking, MUW is the only medical university.
The Medical University of Warsaw has received a grant from the National Agency for Academic Exchange within the SPINAKER Program - Intensive International Education Programs.
A 57-year-old patient underwent knee replacement with preservation of the posterior cruciate ligament in the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation of the Medical University of Warsaw. The implant was prepared to perfectly fit the patient's bone. This was the first such surgery in Poland.
-The number of staunch opponents of COVID-19 vaccination is unchanged at about 27-30% and is likely to remain so. Even the fourth wave of the epidemic is unlikely to encourage any of these respondents to change their minds - says Wojciech Feleszko, MD, PhD, from the Department of Pediatric Pulmonology and Allergy at the UCC MUW, commenting on the results of the survey "Who and why does not want to be vaccinated for COVID-19" conducted by the MUW and ARC Market and Opinion.
Specialists from the 1st Chair and Department of Cardiology of the UCC MUW started the program of the so-called functional diagnostics of the coronary microcirculation. It can detect changes in the smallest arteries of the heart and determine whether angina is caused by microvascular disease. This is a key moment in the diagnostic process.
A team of scientists led by Dr. Marek Karwacki from the Chair and Department of Pediatric Oncology, Hematology and Transplantology at the UCC MUW will lead a project aimed at finding an effective therapy to reduce the disability and suffering of children with neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF-2). In the clinical trial, researchers will test the efficacy and safety of Crizotinib treatment.
The rectors of the 10 Polish universities ranked in the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) received a congratulatory letter from the Minister of Science and Higher Education, Przemyslaw Czarnek, in which he thanked them "for their current commitment and effort in striving for the best results of the University." Among the addressees of the letter is Prof. Zbigniew Gaciong - Rector of our University, which in this year's ranking of 1000 best universities has improved its position: it moved up two groups in relation to last year, it was also best rated among Polish medical universities.