EGYPTIAN SOCIETY OF CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY (ESCTS) It is the official responsable organization for the field of cardiothoracic surgery in Egypt. It was founded as a part of the Egyptian Society of Physicians in 1993, then as a separate society in 1996. It is concerned with education, research, training and spread of knowledge of cardiothoracic surgery in Egypt. The Egyptian Society of Cardiothoracic Surgery (ESCTS) is dedicated to improving patient care by advancing the science and practice of Cardiothoracic Surgery.
ESCTS Mission & Vision
Mission: to encourage and promote excellence in Cardiothoracic Surgery education, research and practice.
Vision: ESCTS envisions an environment in which every patient receives safe, efficacious, and high quality patient care.
The Society has three Affiliated Branches:
- Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery ICU. (Head: Prof. Zeinab Salah).
- Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery ICU. (Head: Prof. Fawzia Aboul Fetouh).
- Perfusion and Assist Devices. (Head: Dr. Ahmed Helmy).