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A Better Bypass – landmark study!

Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) might be the standard treatment for Coronary disease, but it comes with an increased risk of post-operative stroke compared to other techniques. However new research suggests that a few tweaks to the technique might decrease this risk…  find out more about this landmark study, carried out by surgeons associated with The Baird Institute.

An article covering this study appeared in the February edition of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC)


Please click on the adjacent image of our newly published report to download a copy.  Inside you will find a comprehensive guide to our activities and achievements over the past two years. We invite you to take a look inside and see how research outcomes actively and positively impact upon the patient and family.

Professor Douglas K Baird AM MBBS FRACS

Douglas Baird was a gifted cardiothoracic surgeon who epitomised the ideals of science, surgery, sensitivity and skill.  He was devoted to his patients, many of whom became lifelong friends.

Professor Baird was committed to ongoing research believing that surgical outcomes must be continually measured and improved.
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Put it in your diary ... DINNER DANCE FUNDRAISER Mollymoook Surf Club 6.30pm Sat 24th February, 2018 ALL FUNDS RAISED WILL GO TO THE BAIRD INSTITUTE Special guest speaker; Prof Paul Bannon Dance to the Dave Price Rock 'n' Roll Band Tickets $85 pp (includes catering...

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In Australia, diseases of the heart, lung and blood vessels kill more people than any other disease.

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