Cardiothoracic surgeons are at significant risk of burnout because of long work hours, delayed career gratification, complex health care, intense pers...View Details

The biggest threat to lung health in the current era is vaping. Shanda H. Blackmon, MD, MPH, moderates a discussion about the changing landscape of to...View Details

The FDA recently expanded the indications for transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) to include patients at low surgical risk, but experts are ...View Details

More than 2 years in the making, the first phase of the next generation STS National Database launched during the STS Annual Meeting in New Orleans (J...View Details

Hosted by Thomas K. Varghese Jr., MD, MS, the “Beyond the Abstract” program explores the “whys” behind articles in The Annals of Thoracic Surgery and ...View Details

When physicians regularly exhibit a lack of civility and respect, patient safety and quality of care are compromised. The latest episode of “Beyond th...View Details

The numerous professional and personal stressors experienced by cardiothoracic surgeons can—if not well managed—lead to errors in clinical judgment, b...View Details

Are surgeon-scientists a dying breed? Dr. John Ikonomidis is the lead author of a new paper that explores the decline of surgeons who are applying for...View Details

Hosted by Thomas K. Varghese Jr., MD, MS, Annals Deputy Editor, Digital Media and Digital Scholarship, the “Beyond the Abstract” program explores the ...View Details

The job market for cardiothoracic surgeons is more promising now than it has been in decades. So how can residents and fellows be successful in findin...View Details

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