10 Years of Hybrid Operating Rooms in Germany: Lessons LearnedGiovanni Torsello, MD, PhD, Head of Vascular Surgery at St. Franziskus-Hospital, Münster, Germany

At the beginning there was a vision: sparing patients from open surgery and saving hospital administrators from maintaining a huge intensive care unit. With the dawn of endovascular procedures it became clear to Professor Giovanni Torsello, M.D. of Münster, Germany, that hybrid rooms would be the future.