Select sessions from the 2019 Annual Meeting of the International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery (ISMICS) will stream live on CTSNet on May 29, 30, and 31, 2019.
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May 23, 2019
Filmed at the 2019 STS Annual Meeting in San Diego, California, Daniel Engelman of Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, Massachusetts, USA, moderates a discussion on enhanced recovery after cardiac surgery.
May 22, 2019
This video demonstrates a robot-assisted upper left lobectomy using the da Vinci Si platform as surgical treatment for a lung adenocarcinoma that had been previously submitted to immunotherapy.
Novel Cannulation Technique for Temporary Right Ventricular Assist Device After Left Ventricular Assist Device Placement
May 21, 2019
The authors describe a novel technique for the placement of a temporary RVAD that does not rely on femoral central venous access and can be discontinued using conscious sedation and local anesthetic.
May 20, 2019
This video illustrates a Norwood procedure with right ventricle-to-pulmonary artery conduit in a neonate with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (aortic atresia and mitral stenosis).
In Global News: Bioengineered Blood Vessels, an Antibiotic Antiplatelet, and Veins Versus Arteries First in Lobectomy
May 17, 2019
May 17, 2019
The EACTS Aortic Valve Repair Summit will take place June 20-21, 2019 in Brussels, Belgium. Information is now available on this and other educational opportunities from the EACTS Academy.
May 16, 2019
Filmed at the 2019 STS Annual Meeting in San Diego, California, Mara Antonoff of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston moderates a discussion on the use of social media for academic promotion.
May 15, 2019
This video demonstrates the surgical repair of an anomalous right coronary artery arising from the pulmonary artery that was discovered incidentally during a workup for possible pulmonary embolus.
May 14, 2019
CTSNet is accepting applications for a US-based Resident Editor to join its Editorial Team.