Episode 9: Surgical Selection Interviews

In this episode of The Retrograde Approach, we are joined by Dr Tom Lovelock, a first year vascular surgery trainee to talk about his strategy and approach for success in the selection process for vascular surgery training, and unpack his strategy to conquer the selection interview.

Episode 8: Ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms

In this episode Yogi and Sam discuss their management, work up and assessment of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms. Link to Journal of Vascular Surgery article https://www.jvascsurg.org/article/S0741-5214(20)32132-7/fulltext

Episode 6: Popliteal Artery Aneurysms

In this episode Yogi and Sam discuss their approach to the assessment and management of patients presenting with popliteal artery aneurysms. Including both acute and elective presentations.

Episode 2: The Fellowship Exam in Vascular Surgery Part 2

In our second episode, Yogi and Sam take a deeper look into the fellowship exam looking specifically at the operative and imaging vivas. They reflect on the strategies and approaches they used to successfully navigate these challenging aspects of the examination.

Episode 1: The Fellowship Exam in Vascular Surgery Part 1

In our first episode of The Retrograde Approach, Dr Yogi Sivakumaran and Mr Sam Farah embark on part one of a three part series discussing their recent reflections on completing the fellowship exam in vascular surgery in a year like no other.