Cardiothoracic Surgery is a case-based CE offering that advises NPs on diagnostic approaches to common pathologies in the same population. This CE offering will thus guide you in providing key components of care that can dramatically impact cardiothoracic surgery patient outcomes. Each case is thoroughly analyzed, providing you with an understanding of the specific physical and diagnostic implications of individual cardiothoracic patients. Additionally, this session will provide learners with a case-based approach to understanding and implementing new evidence in the initial assessment of potential cardiothoracic surgery patients You will also be provided with information about how modern research affects the perioperative management of cardiothoracic patients. Finally, this course will demonstrate emerging cutting-edge medical and surgical management techniques for your practice.