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STS Annual Meeting and Tech-Con 2017 - Register online and save!
STS Symposium on Robotic Mitral Valve Repair

New! Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Surgical Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
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


Farewell Message from STS President Joseph E. Bavaria, MD

Read the Winter 2017 Issue of STS News

Surgical Ablation Found to be Effective in Reducing Atrial Fibrillation and Improving Quality of Life

STS Commends Clinical Data Registry Provisions in 21st Century Cures Act

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

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

Upcoming Events

January 21-25, 2017
Houston, TX

March 10-12, 2017
Tampa, Florida

March 31-April 1, 2017
Chicago, Illinois