Multidisciplinary Team Approach for Patients with Congenital Vascular Malformation (CVM): Experience at Samsung Medical Center
Samsung Medical Center (SMC) has been a tertiary referral center in Seoul, South Korea, for the last 20 years. Since the early 1990s, led by a vascular surgeon, Dr. B.B. Lee who founded surgery department and vascular malformation center at SMC, a multidisciplinary team was created for serving patients with congenital vascular malformation (CVM). This dedicated team for the treatment of CVM started to see patients with CVM together once a month sharing valuable data and knowledge and create a patient database following the Hamburg classification of CVM since its inception.
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