Duration: CME/CE Points: Author(s):
Contact Hours : 1

GENERAL THORACIC SURGERY: Short-Term Outcomes of Tracheal Resection in The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Database

Release Date: Dec 01, 2018
Expiry Date: Dec 01, 2020

Accreditation: 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™

Each STS CME activity in The Annals consists of a self-study test on an original article from one of the journal's major subject categories (Adult Cardiac Surgery, General Thoracic Surgery, Congenital Heart Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology), a statement of the learning objectives and an evaluation of the activity.

Learning Objective:
After reading this article, the learner should be able to:
• label the most common approach to perform a tracheal transection.
• label the most common indication for tracheal resection, benign or malignant.
• recognize the 30-day mortality for patients undergoing tracheal resection.
• identify the mortality differences between patients who undergo the cervical or transthoracic approach.

Target Audience

The intended audience consists of thoracic and cardiothoracic surgeons, pediatric cardiac surgeons, general surgeons, anesthesiologists, oncologists, cardiologists, pulmonologists, and radiologists. MDs and DOs can take the CME activities for credit; non-MDs and non-DOs should not claim credit.


Activity Fee : Fee Details will be updated soon


Thoracic Surgery

Onsite to Virtual Conference

Market your online event to Million plus Healthcare professionals.