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April 24, 2018
This video demonstrates a robotic-assisted left upper lobectomy for lung cancer in a patient with hilar node metastasis.
April 23, 2018
This video illustrates a four-arm robotic XI video-assisted left pneumonectomy for a large centrally-based carcinoid tumor.
April 20, 2018
Filmed at the 2017 EACTS Annual Meeting, Octavio Alfieri, David Adams, Vinay Bapat, Michael Borger, and Randy Martin discuss the current state and future of treatment for mitral and tricuspid valve disease.
April 19, 2018
This video reviews the technical details of a robotic left upper lobe posterior segmentectomy, using indocyanine green and navigational bronchoscopy.
Robotic Left Lower Lobectomy With Primary Bronchial Closure and Pleural Flap Coverage for Proximal Carcinoid
April 18, 2018
The authors present the minimally invasive management of a proximal left lower lobe carcinoid with endobronchial extension.
April 18, 2018
Dr David Rice discusses CTSNet's first Thoracic Guest Editor Series, which highlights the importance of the robot for minimally invasive approaches to general thoracic surgery.
April 17, 2018
This video shows a right minithoracotomy for a complex mitral and tricuspid repair.
April 16, 2018
This video demonstrates a VATS resection of a congenital lobar emphysema in a young woman with spontaneous pneumothorax, and the author discusses the presence of osseous metaplasia of the lung.
April 13, 2018
CTSNet is excited to announce that “Anastomotic Techniques for Robotic Beating-Heart Totally Endoscopic Coronary Artery Bypass (TECAB)” by Brian Mitzman won first place in the 2017 Resident Video Competition.
April 12, 2018
This video describes the steps for a minimally invasive, resource-limited ASD closure, and the relevant technical pearls and pitfalls are emphasized.