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Cardiac Surgeons:

Cardiothoracic Surgery Jobs in the UK:   BMJ           -----------           Wales            -----------          NHS Jobs

Cardiac Surgery Results:    United Kingdom

Medline Search:  Pubmed

FRCS CTh:  Intercollegiate Specialty Board                                                Intercollegiate Surgical Curriculum Programme:ISCP

Cardiff University (Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education)            PMDE 

Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board                               PMETB

GMC  Good medical Practice


Courses, confrences,  and CT surgery websites:

        The Royal College of Surgeons of England                                    RCSEng

The  European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery:                     EACTS            

      Society for Cardiothoracic Surgeons in Great Britan and Irland:            SCTS            

Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Net:      CTS.net website                         

The Royal Society of Medicine: RSM               The British Thoracic Society:  BTS

BTS Guidelines          

         Libyan Cardiac Society:   LCS

 American Association for Thoracic Surgery:  AATS            The Society of Thoracic Surgeons:  STS

 Multimedia Manual of Cardiothoracic Surgery - MMCTS

  The International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery      ismics


Calculations & Investigations:

Risk Prediction following cardiac surgery: EuroSCORE

Body Mass Index: BMI                      Body Surface Area:  BSA                    Creatinine Clearance Calculation: CCC            

Glomerular Filtration Rate:  GFR               Labtest online:  Labtestonline



Companies directory:


                   ATS                               BARD                                  Baxter                      Boston Scientific                        Cardio Logic



            Corevalve                               Cryolife                                   Datascope                       Dispocare                               Drager    



       Edwards Lifesciences                                     Eschmann                                    Ethicon                                          KCI  



           MAQUET                                 Medtronic                        MERCIAN               Molnlycke Health Care       Rocket medical



                  Sorin                                           St Jude                                            TERUMO                                     WelchAllyn




Other Websites:

Private Health care information:

WPA: Guides                       Spire: Guide prices for Spire treatment

Spire Cardiff Hospital: Consultants

Education:    Mike Poullis Website: http://www.mpoullis.com/ 

                       ECG Library: http://www.ecglibrary.com/

                       University of Virginia:   http://www.healthsystem.virginia.edu/internet/anesthesiology-elective/cardiac/intro.cfm

                       CV Physiology Concepts: http://www.cvphysiology.com/Cardiac%20Function/CF003.htm


The Official Journal of the European Union:    OJEU

European Tenders Electronic Daily:   TED                         Tenders Direct

 NHS Purchasing and Supply Agency: 

Buying Solutions


Medcompare.com: http://www.medcompare.com/jump/36/Cardiovascular-Surgery.html   

Medgadget: http://www.medgadget.com/