The case for in-hospital rapid response teams (RRTs), which have proliferated across hospitals throughout the U.S. in the past decade, may need further study to prove their effectiveness at reducing preventable hospital deaths, according to new research led by a cardiologist at Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute.

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Surgeons at Saint Luke's Hospital are successfully removing healthy donor kidneys through a small incision in the back of the donor's vagina. The novel transvaginal kidney extraction procedure has the potential to increase living kidney donations by impacting people's willingness to donate.

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Co-founder of Saint Luke’s Plastic Surgery Specialists, Spencer L. Eagan, has officially joined the Anderson County Hospital Specialty Clinic and will begin seeing patients December 1, 2016.

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October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

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Hedrick Medical Center Emergency Department and the Chillicothe Fire Department are once again partnering together to help breast canc

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Plans for the 5th annual Wright Run 5k/10k have been announced by the Wright Memorial Hospital Foundation in Trenton. The 201

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On September 1, Wright Memorial Hospital will launch an inpatient hospitalist program.

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Joel DeBoer could have been a model for a fitness ad. The tall, slender 46-year-old was an active father of three teenagers.

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When clots block your heart arteries, you have a heart attack.

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When Paul McKenzie came to the Saint Luke's Hospital Emergency Department he couldn't speak because he was having a stroke and doctors

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For decades, Linda was a yo-yo. She’d diet, lose weight, gain it back, then start all over again.

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In May, 14-year-old Serena Ellsworth of Kansas City underwent facial reanimation surgery at St. Louis Children’s Hospital.

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A major new study finds using a stent retriever to remove a blood clot is better than medication alone for people having a stroke. FOX

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by Meryl Lin McKean, Fox4 News

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