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New! STS Participant User File Research Program


Why Attend the STS 53rd Annual Meeting

Why Attend STS/AATS Tech-Con 2017

Cardiothoracic Surgeons: What We Do and How We Care for You

How to Use Apps and Social Media for Your Practice

Why Participation in the STS National Database Is So Important


Joint Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery Society Statement on Mycobacterium Chimaera Infections Related to Heater-Cooler Devices Used in Cardiac Surgery

Read the Fall 2016 Issue of STS News

Frailty in Older Surgery Patients May Be Under Recognized

Cardiothoracic Surgeons Love the Job Even With Its Intense Demands

New Website from The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Puts the Power of Information at the Fingertips of Patients

Patient and Provider Groups Urge Medicare Not to Undercut Lung Cancer Screening 

Heart Surgery Residents Ready to Save Real Lives After ‘Out of Body’ Training Experience

Potentially Deadly Heart Condition Plagues Family Members Around Same Age

STS Comments on CMS Plan to Bundle Payments for Heart Bypass Surgery

Diabetic Patients Experience Superior Survival with Less Conventional CABG Surgery

Rep. Larry Bucshon Recognized for Steadfast Commitment to Cardiothoracic Surgery

Lung Cancer Breath 'Signature' Presents Promise for Earlier Diagnosis

Older Lung Cancer Patients Experience Excellent Survival Following Surgery

Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery Offers Viable Option for Select Heart Patients

Upcoming Events

December 2-3, 2016

January 21-25, 2017
Houston, TX