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Cancer

June 23, 2022
This scientific statement is a granular contribution to a major cardiovascular issue, illuminating nuances of the "generally recognized as safe" (GRAS) FDA designation. One would expect the relevant Thoracic Associations in North America and Europe to contribute to this debate.
June 16, 2022
In the latest episode of Brompton Grand Rounds, Marc de Perrot, MD, MSc, FRSCS, a professor at the University of Toronto and faculty of medicine for the Department of Surgery and Immunology in the Division of Thoracic Surgery at Toronto General Hospital, UHN, discusses SMART protocol for mesothelioma.
June 8, 2022
This video and text describe the utility and technique of a totally robotic-assisted pulmonary resection with concomitant left atrial appendage ligation.
May 18, 2022
This video demonstrates a minimally invasive thymomectomy for a large Type AB thymoma in a fifty-six-year-old patient without myasthenia gravis.
May 17, 2022
Redo sternotomy in pediatric cardiac surgery can be made less risky by putting the patient on peripheral bypass using iliac vessels which allow for bigger sized cannulae than femoral vessels, and it is technically simpler. This video gives a visual example of how to do this.
May 3, 2022
Professor Pless, President of the Swiss Group for Clinical Cancer Research (SAKK) and Head of Medical Oncology and Tumour Centre at Cantonal Hospital Winterthur in Switzerland, presents a talk on surgery for “unresectable” stage III lung cancer.
April 22, 2022
Dr. Atocha Romero, Director of Liquid Biopsy Laboratory in Medical Oncology Service at the Hospital Universitario Puerta de Hierro in Spain, presents a talk on the management of resectable stage III lung cancer.
February 25, 2022
Dr. Watanabe, a renowned cancer thoracic surgeon at National Cancer Centre in Japan, discussed current principals and techniques of segmentectomy for lung cancer in Japan.
February 16, 2022
This apical segmentectomy was performed by uniportal approach. Indocyanine green was injected into the blood via a peripheral vein to identify the intersegmental plane, allowing more accurate segmentectomies.
January 28, 2022
Professor Yang, Chair Professor of Internal Medicine at the National Taiwan University Hospital in Taiwan, gave a summary and presented the result of the TALENT study, which describes lung cancer screening in never smokers in Asia.

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