Tag: Training

Face to face workshops “crucial” to teaching trainee physicians at congresses

 Isabelle Van Herzeele (Ghent, Belgium) and Adrien Hertault (Valenciennes, France) speak about the importance of face to face training sessions for trainee physicians and...
Peter Schneider bypass

Surgeons must stay skilled in femorotibial/pedal bypass surgery, PVI audience hears

At Paris Vascular Insights (PVI) 2021 (21–23 October, Paris, France), Peter Schneider (University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, USA) emphasised the need for...

Providers must stay reactive to training need in post-pandemic recovery phase

One of the biggest challenges for education in the wake of COVID-19, writes Celia Riga (Head of London School of Surgery, HEE), is integrating...

“An unprecedented challenge”: Vascular surgery in New York during COVID-19

Darren B Schneider is a vascular surgeon in New York—the US state with the highest number of COVID-19 confirmed cases and deaths at present....

VEITH 2019: “It was like the wild west”: Hazim Safi takes...

 Nick Cheshire (London, UK) interviews Hazim Safi (Houston, USA) for VEITHtv at VEITH 2019 (19–23 November, New York, USA) about his early training, which Safi describes as being...

Competence in EVAR techniques

Endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) is a highly specialised and potentially complicated procedure requiring knowledge and skills from several cognitive domains. Indeed, EVAR involves several intricate procedural...