Research & publications

Mr. Casula has published research in several fields within cardiac surgery, including robotics and minimal access techniques.

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Mr Casula is also a reviewer for several scientific ‘peer-reviewed’ journals and sits on the Editorial Advisory Board of the International Journal of Medical Robotics and Computer Assisted Surgery.
http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/cgi-bin/abstract/112588916/ABSTRACT

In addition, Mr. Casula is the lead cardiac surgeon in the training and development working group of the European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery (EACTS) which holds an annual training course in robotic cardiac and thoracic surgery for surgeons in Strasburg, France.
http://courses.eacts.org/sections/Thoracic/ThoRobSur/index.html
http://www.ctsnet.org/home/rcasula

UK first robotic cardiac operation:
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/3039231.stm
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/low/health/3039231.stm