News Archive

News Archive for August 2010

Mid-term outcomes for Endoscopic versus Open Vein Harvest: a case control study

August 11th, 2010

Mid-term outcomes for EVH vs Open Vein Harvest: a case control study

Bilal H Kirmani, James B Barnard, Faisal Mourad, Nadene Blakeman, Karen Chetcuti and Joseph Zacharias.

Published today by JCTS

Read more…

Doctor hours law failed patients, surgeons say

August 1st, 2010

Patients’ lives are being put at risk under European rules that cut the working hours of doctors, experts say. The Royal College of Surgeons said creating a 48-hour limit on the working week had “failed spectacularly”. About 80% of 980 NHS surgeons and surgical trainees surveyed said care had worsened…

Read more…

ACSA Executive Appointments

August 7th, 2010

I would first of all like to offer my thanks To Paul Yea, who is stepping down from the position of educational co-ordinator this year. He has worked tirelessly for the last three years in this position and many candidates have benefited from the well run revision course that he…

Read more…

EACTS 2010 Geneva 11th 12th September

August 16th, 2010

You are invited to Geneva for the 24th Annual Meeting of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, currently the world’s largest meeting in Cardio-Thoracic Surgery.

This year, for the first time, a special programme will be held on Sunday, designed primarily, but not solely, for nurses, physician assistants and other…

Read more…

Have your say regarding the regulation of Surgical Care Practitioners consultations.dh.gov.uk/workforce/regu… - View on Twitter

Website by Red Robot