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Thoracic

September 25, 2020
On Sept. 22, CTSNet is hosted a live event, co-moderated by Dr David Cooke and Dr Jacques Kpodonu, discussing global health disparity in cardiothoracic surgery.
September 24, 2020
On Thursday, Sept. 17th, CTSNet hosted a live event that included nurse-driven strategies for optimizing cardiac ICU resource utilization and patient safety, enabling effective integration into clinical workflow, and outcomes improvement.
September 23, 2020
In this video, the authors present a completely parenchymal sparing robotic sleeve resection of the bronchus intermedius for management of a bronchial carcinoid tumor.
September 23, 2020
To highlight transformations in thoracic surgery, a panel of experts discusses innovation in powered staplers and the role that real world evidence plays in informing their decision-making, particularly Ethicon’s real-world evidence.
September 21, 2020
In this article, the authors explored cardiothoracic surgeons' perceptions of health services research and practice guidelines through open-ended, semi-structured phone interviews with cardiothoracic surgeons across the United States, highlighting gaps in the translation of guidelines to clinical practice.
September 21, 2020
This article assesses the career paths and interest in cardiothoracic surgery of the Women in Thoracic Surgery scholarship recipients and demonstrates the durability and impact of scholarship programs for women in our specialty. 
September 17, 2020
This video shows the simple realization of minimally invasive extracorporeal circulation models, starting from a traditional system.
September 16, 2020
In this video, the authors describe their approach to the robotic right lower lobe anteromedial basilar (S7 + S8) segmentectomy.
September 12, 2020
In this article, the authors demonstrate a novel technique of antegrade cardioplegia decannulation using the Cor-Knot system with phenomenal video and description on their case series. This technique has great utility in cases where closing the cardioplegia cannulation site can be challenging in minimally invasive video-assisted cardiac surgery.
September 9, 2020
This video demonstrates the tubeless subxiphoid multiport video-assisted thoracoscopic approach for thymectomy.

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