I am pleased to announce that we will be hosting the 4th Annual Tracheal Stenosis Foundation Conference in Atlanta, GA this year. We have changed the agenda a bit to make it more interactive, while still learning about new treatments and procedures to treat tracheal and subglottic stenosis from some of the top surgeons in the country.
Friday, we will have a fun social event for all patients and families in town for the conference at the hotel hosting us for the weekend.
By TSF member, Sara Parker Bailey: I learned something new at the Arkansas Rare Disease Day that I had never heard before. Maybe some of you have, but I thought I would share it with you as I find it kind of a fun fact. Doctors are taught “when you hear hoof beats, don’t think of zebras.” This is designed to teach students a logical approach to a diagnosis, since common things occur commonly and when one hears hoof beats, one should first think of horses and exclude them in t