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Groote Schuur Hospital
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  1. a large, government-funded, teaching hospital situated on the slopes of Devil's Peak in the city of Cape Town, South Africa

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  2. colloquially, "Grotties"

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  3. Groote Schuur is the chief academic hospital of the University of Cape Town's medical school, providing tertiary care and instruction in all the major branches of medicine

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  4. founded in 1938 and is famous for being the institution where the first human heart transplant took place, conducted by University of Cape Town-educated surgeon Christiaan Barnard on the patient Louis Washkansky

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  5. The hospital underwent major extension in 1984 when two new wings were added

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  6. the old main building now mainly houses several academic clinical departments as well as a museum about the first heart transplant

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