Surgical Approaches to VATS Lobectomy: Meet the Experts

Posted On 2018-07-12 03:31:07

This focused issue, guest edited by Dr. Roberto Crisci, aims to present and to publish the experience and technique for VATS Lobectomy shared by the world-known experts based on clinical or experimental studies of different centers performing VATS lobectomy. Through this issue, we hope to update the international literature on this topic and share different international experiences on surgical approaches to VATS lobectomy, as well as to provide young surgeons a comprehensive discussion on this topic.

Review article
Pros-cons debate about the role and evolution of biportal video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery
Luigi Gaetano Andriolo, Camillo Lopez, Dario Gregori, Giovanna Imbriglio, Daniele Bottigliengo, Corrado Surrente, Valentina Larocca, Gaetano Di Rienzo

Microlobectomy—where do we stand?
Shruti Jayakumar, Marco Nardini, Marcello Migliore, Ian Paul, Joel Dunning

Training of video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery lobectomy: the role of simulators
Tomaž Štupnik, Theresa Stork

Pros-cons debate about the role and evolution of uniportal video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS)
Fabrizio Minervini, Luca Bertolaccini, Davide Patrini, Benedetta Bedetti, Marco Scarci

More are coming......