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Faculty

Bryan Payne Stanifer, MD, MPH

Department of Surgery, Section of Thoracic Surgery,
Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York

Adin-Cristian Andrei, PhD

Department of Preventive Medicine,
Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois

Menghan Liu, MS

Department of Surgery,
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine,
Chicago, Illinois

Shari L. Meyerson, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery,
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine,
Chicago, Illinois

Ankit Bharat, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery,
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine,
Chicago, Illinois

David D. Odell, MD, MMSc

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery,
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine,
Chicago, Illinois;
Center for Healthcare Studies,
Institute for Public Health and Medicine,
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine,
Chicago, Illinois

Malcolm M. DeCamp, MD

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery,
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health,
Madison, Wisconsin

Accredited by

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

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Course Description

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.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2018-Dec-01
Expiration Date:2020-Dec-01
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
Cost:$470.00/yr
System Requirements:
Internet Access and Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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