Summer 2020

Read the summer issue of SurgeOnBrowse our summer issue, featuring some of the latest research and innovations, including the special section Responding to the Pandemic which highlights how the Department of Surgery and the Center for Cellular Therapy lead the charge to develop a COVID antibody test and how a team of innovators created 3D mask and cartridge system plans to answer the urgent need of the N-95 mask shortage. 

In our feature stories, we highlight a heart transplant patient and lung transplant patient during the early phase of the pandemic.Their journeys highlight how MUSC care teams were ready and willing to go that extra mile to provide compassionate care for these seriously ill transplant patients whose families could not be by their bedside due to the COVID-19 visitor restrictions.