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ISMETT Welcome

The Istituto Mediterraneo per i Trapianti e Terapie ad Alta Specializzazione (ISMETT) is the first hospital in Italy designed exclusively for transplants and treatment of end-stage organ diseases. ISMETT was first established as an experimental management project in 1997 thanks to a partnership which involved the Region of Sicily, ARNAS Civico Hospital and UPMC (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

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ISMETT: Three Life-Saving Procedures in 24 Hours with ECMO

AIn the course of 24 hours, the lives of three patients affected with H1N1 and serious respiratory failure were saved with ECMO therapy at ISMETT. ECMO is the artificial lung that provides extracorporeal circulation, which allows the lung to recover from the damage caused by the virus.

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ISMETT receives the Quality Award of the JCI Network

ISMETT has received the Quality Award of the Joint Commission International Network with the project "Containment Measures to Limit the Spread of Carbapenemase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae (CPE): Creation of a Company's Task Force".