re-sternotomy

The multidisciplinary team conducted the bedside surgery simulation in the Center for Experiential Learning and Assessment.

Team refines protocol for emergency surgical event

A multidisciplinary team at Vanderbilt recently collaborated on a live simulation to develop a new protocol for a rare but high-stakes cardiothoracic event — when a team has to perform a re-sternotomy at a patient’s bedside as a life-saving measure.