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This video illustrates the feasibility of aortic coarctation repair with a curved patch, which may decrease the risk of recurrent coarctation by minimizing kinks and anastomotic torsion.
December 2, 2020
In the video, the authors describe their standard approach for complex zone 2 repair of aortic arch in the setting of type A aortic dissection.
December 1, 2020
The authors depict a method of Type I aortic dissection repair with the use of direct aortic cannulation, moderate hypothermia with antegrade and retrograde cerebral perfusion, frozen elephant trunk, and Cabrol coronary anastomosis to facilitate root replacement.
November 30, 2020
This Surgical Management of Acute Aortic Dissections: Tricks and Tips to Simplify the Operation series from Guest Editor Konstadinos A. Plestis, MD, highlights key techniques in difficult cases that can be replicated by all surgeons.
November 30, 2020
This video demonstrates a fascinating case of robotic left atrial myxoma excision.
November 25, 2020
This video demonstrates a redo sternotomy with a Ross procedure after previous aortic valve repair.
November 25, 2020
The purpose of this video is to present the modified Senning procedure, which is an ideal procedure for this complex congenital heart disease in late presentation with limited risk.
November 25, 2020
This surgical video describes the insertion of a ringed PTFE graft into the PDA and repair of TAPVR with a biatrial approach on beating heart by innominate artery and descending aorta cannulation following bilateral pulmonary artery banding in a 2 kg preterm patient who has HLHS, obstructive supra cardiac TAPVR, and depressed ventricular function.
November 23, 2020
This video demonstrates the diagnosis and surgical treatment of myocardial bridges are controversial, both with regards to timing and technique.
November 23, 2020
In this how-to video, Brian Mitzman demonstrates the basic skills to create a 3D reconstruction of a patient's CT scan, utilizing free software.
November 20, 2020
CTSNet hosted a live event on Nov. 18, moderated by David Jablons, MD, UCSF, that discussed recent updates in lung cancer treatment. Recording now available.

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