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STS Cardiothoracic Surgical E-Book

Foundational Cardiac Knowledge

The STS Cardiothoracic E-Book is the most complete and authoritative resource for cardiothoracic surgical information in the world.




The STS Cardiothoracic E-Book is the most current, comprehensive, and continuously updated resource available in the specialty. Authored and edited by more than 600 leading surgeons from around the world, it includes 300 interactive chapters in all main cardiothoracic surgery domains. The STS E-Book provides a rich, multimedia educational experience with all-new hand-drawn medical illustrations, photographs, and surgical videos.

Includes two volumes, each with two sections:

Pearson’s General Thoracic Surgery – a modernization of the ‘Gold Standard’ for general thoracic surgery

  • Esophageal
  • Thoracic

Adult and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery – Most comprehensive and authoritative resource ever assembled

  • Adult Cardiac
  • Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac (coming soon)


  • Anytime, anywhere access via mobile app and the web
  • Regular updates deliver the latest changes in the specialty
  • Multimedia educational experience featuring all-new hand-drawn illustrations, photographs, and surgical videos
  • Comprehensive coverage of all main cardiothoracic surgery domains
  • Authoritative guidance from more than 600 leading surgeons
  • Foundational knowledge used by virtually every cardiothoracic training program in the United States
  • Evidence-based with links to the literature as well as commentary from experts


iOS devices running iOS 12.2 or higher (iPad, iPhone)
Android devices running OS 7.0 or higher

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