The practice of thoracic surgery in Canada.

@article{Darling2004ThePO,
  title={The practice of thoracic surgery in Canada.},
  author={Gail Elizabeth Darling and Donna E. Maziak and Joanne C. Clifton and Richard J. Finley},
  journal={Canadian journal of surgery. Journal canadien de chirurgie},
  year={2004},
  volume={47 6},
  pages={
          438-45
        }
}
The objective of the consensus conference of the Canadian Association of Thoracic Surgeons (CATS) was to define the scope of thoracic surgery practice in Canada, to develop standards of practice, to define training and resource requirements for the practice of thoracic surgery in Canada and to determine appropriate waiting times for thoracic surgery care. A meeting of the CATS membership was held in September 2001 to address issues facing thoracic surgeons practising in Canada. The discussion… CONTINUE READING

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