Hearts for hearts
The Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin (DHZB, German Heart Institute Berlin) is a specialist center for heart treatment with a worldwide reputation for excellence.
The Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin is a civil-law foundation devoted exclusively to charitable purposes.
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Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin and the Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin (DHZB) have been successful in drawing to Berlin a celebrated first-class physician to continue writing the history of Berlin’s international center for cardiovascular medicine. Prof. Volkmar Falk, currently Director of the Department of Cardiovascular Surgery of the University Hospital Zurich, has accepted the call to become Professor for Heart Surgery at the Charité. At the same time he was made, by the...
On World PH Day a team from the company Bayer Vital drew the attention of all staff and patients to the topic of pulmonary hypertension in an initiative that took place outside the DHZB’s White Hall. The team explained to anyone curious who approached the stall with its posters showing people with blue lips (the visible sign of late stage pulmonary hypertension) the often unspecific symptoms of pulmonary hypertension. These symptoms include shortness of breath, fatigue from only slight...
- DHZB Certified as Hypertension Center
Arterial hypertension is the most frequent cardiovascular disease worldwide and therefore one of the most important risk factors for cardiovascular diseases. To improve the treatment situation for patients with hypertension the Department of Internal Medicine – Cardiology (Director: Prof. E. Fleck) was certified as a center for hypertensive treatment by the German Blood Pressure League / German Society for Hypertension and Prevention for the next 3 years. This certification also allows further...
Exchange of Ideas Between the Nikiforov Center and the DHZB Working Group "Nursing Care in the Multi-Field Clinic"
Since 2004 the DHZB has had a cooperation agreement with the All Russian Center for Nuclear Medicine and Radiation Protection A.M. Nikiforov, which has two hospitals. The Nikiforov Center, which is equipped with the most modern medical technology, was conceived to meet the needs of patients with severe damage. Every year doctors and nurses from this center come to the DHZB for further training. On 17 and 18 April 2014 a scientific and practical conference took place in the No. II Hospital of...
Around 100 male and female musicians from over 40 countries, most of them doctors from different disciplines, came to Berlin as the World Doctors Orchestra to give a concert to raise funds for three medical aid projects. Like Dentists for Africa and the Support Group for Children and adolescents with Cancer (Bonn), the Society of Friends of the DHZB was a beneficiary of the concert that the orchestra performed with the support of many social benefactors (11 ambassadors, numerous sponsors such...
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Connecting Heart and Lung
11th DHZB Lange Symposium
The Chest Pain Unit (CPU) of the DHZB
Here we present information about the Chest Pain Unit (CPU) of the DHZB, treatment standards of our institution for acute or subacute disease and the standards for selected processes.
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