More information about these courses and others is available on the UCSF Office of Continuing Medical Education Web site.
25th Annual Symposium: Cardiology for the Practitioner
Oct. 20-22, 2008
Update in Electrocardiography and Arrhythmias
Oct. 25, 2008
Lipid Disorders Update
Dec. 6, 2008
25th Annual Advances in Heart Disease
Dec. 12-14, 2008
Transplant Survival Rates Exceed National Averages
One-year survival rates for heart, liver and lung transplant patients at UCSF Medical Center exceed national averages, according to the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients.
Study Shows Damage by"Brief" Smoke Exposure
A 30-minute exposure to secondhand smoke in an average bar setting can cause blood vessel injury in young and otherwise healthy nonsmokers, a UCSF study found.