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LSU Hospital gets groundbreaking technology

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LSU Hospital has some brand new technology that is making waves around campus. 

It's been months in the making, but now cardiologists have state-of-the-art 3D technology in place that can actually map out your heart. 

The new equipment shows real-time projections of patients' hearts on a screen, so doctors can be more accurate when diagnosing and performing surgeries. It also cuts down on radiation and eliminates messy cords in the operating room.

"We use that information with the X-ray imaging to get better accuracy using about a tenth of the radiation," said Dr. Sai Konduru.

Willis-Knighton has a similar piece of equipment available.

 

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