Best Practices

BEST PRACTICES: Reinforced Reload Stapling in the Thoracic Space

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Author:

Mark Ellis Ginsburg,

MD, FACS

Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Columbia University Medical Center

New York, NY

 

Faculty Disclosure: Dr. Ginsburg has received compensation from Medtronic Inc. for his participation in this article. He has no other conflicts of interest to disclose.

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