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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
September 13, 2022
Drs. Diego and Mugurel take you through the setup of the Intuitive Xi Robotic System for Uniportal Thoracic Robotic Surgery.
September 8, 2022
Although laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication is the most common procedure for hiatal hernia (HH) repair, HH recurrence because of the breakdown of the hiatoplasty and intrathoracic migration of the wrap has been reported as a common mechanism of failure after primary repair.
September 1, 2022
As a contributor to the Guest Editor Series "Segmentectomy for Lung Cancer," Dr. Dominique Gossot runs through his three tips for perfecting a segmentectomy.
August 31, 2022
This video demonstrates robotic endoluminal bronchoscopy with Ion using cone beam CT.
August 30, 2022
August’s top content includes several items from our recent Guest Editor Series, "Segmentectomy for Lung Cancer," from guest editor Alan Sihoe, as well as two uniportal technique videos from thoracic surgeon Diego Gonzalez Rivas.
August 24, 2022
This is a presentation about a new understanding of thoracic outlet syndrome and the role of robotic first rib resection in the treatment of this disease.
August 23, 2022
Professor Nasser Altorki joins Mara Antonoff and Joel Dunning to discuss the breakthrough results of the CALGB 140503 surgery trial.
August 22, 2022
This episode of Brompton Grand Rounds features Shanda Blackmon, professor and consultant at Mayo Clinic in the U.S., Division of Thoracic Surgery, and a pioneer in 3D printing and building prototypes for complex thoracic resections. In this video, she discusses polymer-mediated drug delivery in thoracic cancers. In this video, she discusses ECMO for difficult airway surgery.
August 11, 2022
This video displays a uniportal robotic left upper lobe sleeve resection performed by Diego Gonzalez Rivas.
August 10, 2022
This video presents a surgical technique to perform a video-assisted "hilum first-fissure last" right lower lobectomy with two-port approach.

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