When you need surgery, How long will you wait? (and will there be anyone to perform the operation?) The on-going surgeon shortage now affecting South Australia.
World of Thoracic Surgery is a blog about the work, research, and practices of thoracic surgeons around the world. It includes case studies, [sometimes] dry research, interviews with thoracic surgeons along with patient perspectives, and feedback.
an upcoming conference on thoracic oncology in New York, New York
the “rapper whose lungs collapse” raps about his life with bleb disease
the Babe Ruth of thoracic surgery continues his winning streak; and Dr. Benny Weksler heads south to the University of Tennessee. Kudos to both of these fine surgeons!
Is the Sweet esophagectomy still relevant in this era?
information about the 2014 Latin American Association of Thoracic Surgery conference
Big reputations and legendary surgeons require big opportunities – and as everyone knows; every thing is bigger in Texas.