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During the 2023 59th Annual STS Meeting, Professor Marc Gerdisch, Chief of Cardiac Surgery at the Franciscan Health Heart Center, was kind enough to sit down with CTSNet Associate Editor Jill Ley to... More
November 1, 2022
This is a video of a right upper lobe apical uniportal segmentectomy utilizing Indocyanine green technology, performed by a resident, describing the anatomy and showing how training in complex segmentectomy is feasible and can be performed safely using uniportal access.
November 1, 2022
This entry of Brompton Grand Rounds features Tomaz Stupnik, Head of Department at University Medical Centre Ljublkana in Slovenia; specialist in minimal access surgery; and innovator of the Stupnik model. In this video, he discusses practical models for surgical training.
October 28, 2022
A roundup of CTSNet's top content from October 2022.
October 24, 2022
This video describes each step of a lung donor retrieval for lung transplant.
October 20, 2022
This video shows a right VATS radical thymectomy using a subxiphoid approach for a suspected thymoma associated with myasthenia gravis.
October 17, 2022
This video shows a robotic right upper lobectomy with a focus on technique, technical pearls, and anatomy.
October 13, 2022
This article presents a novel andragogical approach to graduate and undergraduate medical education tailored to younger technologically inclined generations, applied to cardiothoracic surgery.
October 12, 2022
This video gives tips and tricks in uniportal S10 segmentectomy utilizing indocyanine green (ICG), detailed explanation of the procedure, and tips for instruments used.
October 11, 2022
This entry of Brompton Grand Rounds features Crispin Hiley, associate professor with tenure in radiation oncology at UCL, consultant clinical oncologist at UCLH, and a member of the expert group which authored the Radiotherapy for Lung Cancer Royal College of Radiologists Consensus Statement. In this video, he discusses proton beam therapy for non-small-cell lung carcinoma.
October 10, 2022
This video illustrates the background and technique of robotic selective sympathectomy.

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