- The leadership of the Cardio VID Clinic with ECMO therapy was awarded with this important recognition.
- 26 critically ill patients from COVID-19 have been on this therapy offered in our Clinic.
The experience of the Cardio VID Clinic with the extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support (ECMO) in patients with SARS infection- The-2, won the Medellín award takes care of me in the category "Technology at the service of the pandemic", of hands from Mayor Daniel Quintero Calle, The last friday 18 December.
26 patients in critical condition due to COVID-19 have been in this therapy offered in our Clinic. It is an artificial circulatory assistance system, indicated in patients with severe cardiac and / or pulmonary involvement, which allows to give a rest the heart and lungs while they recover. The Clínica Cardio VID is a leader in Antioquia in ECMO therapy and was one of the first institutions to implement it in Colombia. We feel very pleased with this recognition of our successful experience, by means of the which we will remain highly committed to continue caring for health during the pandemic.