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Developing and validating cardiothoracic surgery tools using machine learning and augmented reality. Our goal is to further understand and improve cardiothoracic surgery outcomes.

Summer CVI Project Highlight

Congratulations to Grace Patrice! 🎉

About Cardiothoracic Surgery

Stanford's heart transplantation experience over 50 years

Heart Disease

Cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of death globally and heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States.

Heart Failure

Heart failure is a growing problem in the United States affecting nearly 6.5 million Americans. There are nearly 1 million new heart failure cases each year. Heart failure accounts for about 36% of all cardiovascular disease deaths. It remains the number one cause of hospitalizations in our Medicare population.