In this month’s episode of our JVS Editor’s Choice series, Adam and Wen discuss the Journal of Vascular Surgery: Venous and Lymphatic Disorders Editors' Choice articles for May 2022 with the Senior Editor, Dr. Peter Lawrence.
In this episode, we are fortunate to hear three interviews from guest experts in the field discussing occupational hazards in vascular surgery. We cover physical pain and discomfort with Dr. Max Wohlauer, radiation safety with Dr. Melissa Kirkwood, and pregnancy and radiation with Dr. Venita Chandra.
In this episode, Imani talks with Dr. Eric Pillado about his experiences thus far in training, finding comfort in being himself, and his ambitions in addressing health disparities in Latin-X and Spanish-speaking populations.
Have you ever wondered how physicians create new medical technology or how they receive funding for creating new medical products? Five entrepreneurs, who have developed medical products and received funding, will share the process of developing a company and the different types of funding. This webinar is presented by the SVS Health Information Technology Committee.
We are very excited to bring you the top papers from the Southern Association for Vascular Surgery 2022 Meeting in Manalapan, Florida. This episode features 4 different papers, discussed by the primary author(s) with commentary provided by Drs. Adam Beck (Secretary-Treasurer of SAVS) and Dr. Hernan Bazan (Program Chair).
In today’s episode we will explore the different materials used to try and repair and bridge aortic gaps. We’ll see attempts to treat aortic aneurysms with ligation, banding and occlusion. How Albert Einstein’ abdominal aortic aneurysm was treated with cutting edge 1940s technology: cellophane. And how a young surgical research fellow, a stray suture, perseverance and fast sewing machine skills ushered in the modern era of fabric grafts.