June 11, 2021 3:42 pm
«It is not the first and it will not be the last time, but it is an exceptional health event that makes Veneto proud and reconfirms the international standing of our doctors and structures of excellence as the Hospital of Padua is. Thanks and congratulations to the great multidisciplinary team that has reached a new goal to which the whole world looks from today “: this is how the President of the Veneto Region, Luca Zaia, learned the news of an extraordinary world premiere intervention made in Padua in tandem between cardiologists and urologists in a severely cardiac patient who also developed kidney cancer.
Zaia adds: «Supported by the best technologies, our doctors reach new goals day after day. Even in this case, in such a serious patient, the prognosis up to not long ago could also have been poor. Not today, because the doctors of Padua have managed to get where no one in the world had yet succeeded. I wish all the best possible for the patient and his family and I extend the applause and gratitude of the whole Veneto region to the medical teams involved “