Yih-Sharng Chen

Chief of the cardiovascul...
National Taiwan University Hospital

Chen, Yih-Sharng, MD, PhD, received a well training in the cardiac surgery either in Taiwan and overseas. He at present is the chief of the cardiovascular center as well as cardiovascular surgery in National Taiwan University Hospital. He is not only a talented pediatric cardiac surgeon and also is the one of the pioneer in the field of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Heis team leads the organized ECMO system either in the adult and pediatric group. Prolonged cardiopulmonary resuscitation under ECMO is the main study topic in the center for 20 years. They developed a lot of the new novel strategies and advocated some new challenging field in the ECMO applications.