July 31, 2022
Budding Cardiothoracic Surgeon?? Well listen up as the SCTS INSINC Medical student committee talk you through their experiences helping out and attending the SCTS Annual Meeting 2022. Get the inside scoop on what happens at conferences and what's on offer for medical students at SCTS. For more information about how to get involved follow these links.
June 19, 2022
Feast your ears on conversations and interviews with speakers and attendee's of this year's SCTS conference! A bumper episode to remind you of how good it was if you were there and peak your interest if you weren't. Don't forget all the great online content on the SCTS Annual Meeting virtual platform, SCTS Education Youtube and CTSNet links - Enjoy!
September 25, 2021
In this episode we are joined by Consultant Cardiac Surgeon and EuroSCORE creator Mr Samer Nashef from Royal Papworth Hospital. We talk about the EuroSCORE and navigate through its past, present and potential future iterations. We also discuss the current Quality of life after cardiac surgery trial (QUACS) and how the measurement of outcomes as well as the metrics we use continue to evolve to better understand patient benefit from surgical intervention.
July 25, 2021
In this episode we talk all about Human Factors with Professor Peter Brennan, a Consultant Head and Neck Surgeon with a PhD in Human Factors. We discuss what Human Factors encompass and their application in the ever more complex environments we literally operate in! It's a really interesting discussion and as always any feedback or comments to firstname.lastname@example.org
February 21, 2021
In this episode we talk to Dr Jo Mills, Consultant Cardiologist at Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, all about the techniques and decision-making involved in Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
September 18, 2020
Professor Stephen Clark, Consultant Cardiac and Transplant Surgeon from the Freeman Hospital in Newcastle, takes us through the fundamentals of Cardiac Transplantation.
September 18, 2020
Dr Eva Caamano-Gutierrez from the Computational Biology Facility at the University of Liverpool breaks down bias for us with examples of what to look out for and what to avoid when conducting research.
March 12, 2020
We talk cardiopulmonary bypass with Perfusionist Sarah Shirley covering a variety of topics from flow rates to filtration!
January 26, 2020
We welcome Dr David Chambers from the Rayne Institute, King's College London, to the SCTS Education Podcast to talk all about cardioplegia!