TYLER (KYTX)- The Louis and Peaches Owen Heart Hospital announces a new partnership with Cardiovascular Associates of East Texas. The two organizations will work together to bring cardiologists to smaller East Texas communities through outreach clinics. It is happening in places like Gun Barrel City and Pittsburgh. The partnership will bring twenty cardiologists together in offices all over East Texas.(CBS)- Many U.S. hospitals still perform traditional surgery for many common procedures, even though minimally invasive surgery is associated with better outcomes and fewer complications. Researchers at Johns Hopkins found some hospitals never used minimally invasive surgery and some used it 75 percent of the time for procedures such as appendectomies and hysterectomies. Researchers say urban hospitals were more likely to use minimally invasive surgery.
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