This is a video of the authors’ experience with tricuspid valve replacement using the CorMatrix® extracellular matrix cylindrical construct at UC Davis Medical Center.
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August 6, 2019
The authors present a modified no-touch technique of the saphenous vein harvesting in an off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery.
August 5, 2019
This video demonstrates the drainage of a postesophagectomy subcarinal collection via mediastinoscopy for a patient in whom percutaneous drainage was unsuccessful.
August 5, 2019
Submit scientific abstracts and “how to” surgical videos for The Society of Thoracic Surgeons 56th Annual Meeting, January 25-28 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The deadline is Tuesday, August 13, 2019, at 3:00 pm Central Time.
Register and Submit Your Abstract Now for the STS/EACTS Latin America Cardiovascular Surgery Conference
August 2, 2019
STS and EACTS are pleased to announce registration and abstract submission are open for the STS/EACTS Latin America Cardiovascular Surgery Conference, to be held November 22-24, 2019, in Cancun, Mexico.
August 1, 2019
Filmed at the 2019 STS Annual Meeting in San Diego, California, Mara Antonoff of the MD Anderson Cancer Center moderates a discussion on how immunotherapy is changing the landscape of surgical lung cancer care.
July 31, 2019
The right lateral access for minimally invasive aortic valve surgery is a superior concept, leaving the sternum and ribs untouched and allowing an unbeatable cosmetic result.
July 30, 2019
This video emphasizes technical pearls and pitfalls for a minimally invasive mitral valve repair using adjustable Gore-tex neochords via a right minithoracotomy.
July 29, 2019
Nonintubated tracheal resection is a feasible procedure, on selected patients, in high volume and experience centers. However, more evidence is needed in order to prove its benefits, outcomes, and limitations.
In Global News: Lung Cancer Screening Eligibility, Geriatric Surgery Care Standards, and Studying Venom for Cardiac Protection
July 26, 2019
July 25, 2019
In this Giants of Cardiothoracic Surgery interview, Vaibhav Gupta speaks with Gail Darling of the University of Toronto, Canada, about esophageal surgery as well as esophageal cancer research and thoracic surgery training.