Thoracic

Hot Topics in Thoracic Surgery: Controversies of VATS Pulmonary Resection vs. Robotic Pulmonary Resection AND Post-operative Management of the Thoracic Surgical Patient

This webinar archive is part of a recurring discussion series on current topics and trends in the treatment of the thoracic surgical patient. The clinical discussions emphasize the safe and efficacious use of the ECHELON Powered FLEX™ ENDOPATH® stapler family of products. This program is designed to expand your understanding of product knowledge through a clinical didactic presentation. 

During this particular presentation, the speakers  present their opinions on the Controversies of VATS Pulmonary Resection vs. Robotic Pulmonary Resection and on the Post-operative Management of the Thoracic Surgical Patient.  Presentations include the speaker’s surgical techniques as shown through video case  presentations and didactic.  All presentations deliver the speaker’s opinion  on ways to improve outcomes and reduce hospital stays .

The presenters are:
for Controversies of VATS Pulmonary Resection vs. Robotic Pulmonary Resection:
Robert Cerfolio, MD, FACS, FCCP
University of Alabama
Birmingham, ALabama

for Post-operative Management of the Thoracic Surgical Patient:
Robert McKenna, MD
Providence St. John’s Medical Center
Santa Monica, CA