We would like to welcome you to the website of the
23rd World Congress of the World Society of Cardio-Thoracic Surgeons
taking place from 12 – 15 September 2013 in Split, Croatia.
Medtronic Academia offers training formats to fit your educational needs
• EVAR - Hands-on simulation
• TEVAR - Hands-on simulation
• TAVI - Hands-on simulation
The University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of
AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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The Top 10 of the "presented abstracts" during the 23rd WSCTS World Congress in Split Croatia, will be selected by the WSCTS Program Committee and awarded by the Congress Chairman, Professor Dr. Bojan Biocina.
All Educational activities are free of charge (on first come first serve basis).
CLINICAL APLICATION OF THE ECLS TECHNOLOGY, Post graduate course
THE BEST SOLUTION FOR AVR: PERCEVAL-S, Sorin Satellite Symposium
THE ARIZONA SYMPOSIUM: ENDOVASCULAR THERAPY FOR CARDIOVASCULAR SURGEONS, Post grad .course
HOW TO SET UP A HOMOGRAFT BANK, Post graduate course
HIGH EFFICIENCY MINIMAL INVASIVE TECHNIQUES FOR CABG, Satellite Symposium
DECISION MAKING IN PERIOPERATIVE BLEEDING MANAGEMENT, Post graduate course
MINIMALLY INVASIVE VALVE SURGERY, Post graduate course
OFF PUMP SURGERY, Post graduate course
MYOCARDIAL REVASCULARIZATION AT EXTREMES, Post graduate course
HANDS ON SIMULATOR TRAINING FOR TEVAR, simulator training course
ANASTOMOTIC SKILLS ROAD SHOW by Prof. Paul Sergeant, workshop
F ENABLE AORTIC VALVE PROSTHESIS ‘’FORM FOLLOWS FUNCTION’’ by prof. Tomislav Klokočovnik , wet lab
SURGICAL ATRIAL FIBRILLATION ABLATION COURSE ON BOVINE HEARTS by Prof. Marko Turina, wet lab
HEARTWARE SYMPOSIUM, Satellite Symposium
MECHANICAL CIRCULATORY SUPPORT - THORATEC, Professional Satellite Symposium
CORMATRIX – EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX FOR HEART TISSUE REGENERATION
by prof. Darko Anić, dr. Dražen Belina, dr. René Leskovac (Croatia), wet lab
All accepted Congress abstracts will be published as an online journal supplement in The Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery (IF 1.19) that encompasses all aspects of cardiothoracic surgery research.
After peer-review the best will be published in extenso in the aforementioned journal.
We are glad to announce that the Brano Radovancevic Heart Failure and Mechanical Circulatory Support Workshop will be organised as a pre-Congress meeting in Split from 10th to 11th September 2013.
Dear colleagues, I am proud and honored to invite you on the
23rd World Congress of the World Society of Cardio-Thoracic Surgeons (W.S.C.T.S.)
The World Society of Cardio-Thoracic Surgeons (WSCTS) & the Society of Cardio-Thoracic Surgeons of South Africa (SCTSSA) are cooperating for the organization of the 23rd WSCTS World Congress, in Split Croatia. Distinguished members of the SCTSSA will participate in the 23rd WSCTS World Congress, while the WSCTS will support the SCTSSA Annual Cardiothoracic Conference 2013.
Early hotel booking with special price available until may 31, 2013.
Abstract Submission Deadline no later than 1 June 2013.
Download the W.S.C.T.S 2013, Split, Croatia Brochure here.
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