“In good hands?” The twin issues of center volumes for open AAA repair as well as training implications came under the spotlight at two recent regional vascular conferences (p. 1 and 6)
Medical editor Malachi Sheahan, MD, examines the role of fake news and science denial in the COVID-19 pandemic (p. 2 and 4)
Alan Dardik, MD, ponders how vascular surgery can emerge from the pandemic during his presidential address at the New England Society for Vascular Surgery (NESVS) 2021 annual meeting, asking: ‘What truly motivates us?’ (p. 8)
‘The value and utility of surgical sketches’: W. Michael Park, MD, discusses how he puts to use his talent for surgical drawing and the practical benefits the practice provides (p. 16)
Corner Stitch: Vascular Surgery Interest Groups increase early exposure to vascular surgery in medical school, writes Akul Arora, BS (p. 22)
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