Extended resections for lung cancer

Posted On 2018-11-20 10:38:10

This special issue on “Extended resections for lung cancer”, guest edited by Dr. Alper Toker and Dr. Alan Sihoe, aims to provide surgical techniques and deep thinking about extended resection for lung cancer to surgeons all around the world, which we hope will also be conducive to patients as well as the growth of young surgeons.


Extended resections for locallyadvanced diseases

Alper Toker,Alan D. L. Sihoe

Review Article
Initial extended resection or neoadjuvant therapy for T4 non-small cell lung cancer—What is the evidence?
Ilkka Ilonen, David R. Jones

The decision making and techniques in lung cancer patients with aortic resection and reconstruction: surgery for lung cancer with aortic wall invasion
Tugba Cosgun, Erkan Kaba, Kemal Ayalp, Alper Toker

Hilar tumours—how to predict the need for an extended resection from preoperative investigations
Styliani Maria Kolokotroni, Silviu Buderi, David A. Waller

En bloc vertebra resections and lungcancer

Hüseyin Melek, Ufuk Aydınlı, CengizGebitekin

Carinal resection
Roman V. Petrov, Charles T. Bakhos, Abbas E. Abbas

Pulmonary artery resections for lung cancer—when and how?
Camilla Poggi, Sara Mantovani, Ylenia Pecoraro, Carolina Carillo, Massimiliano Bassi, Pietro Bruschini, Andreina Pagini, Davide Amore, Erino Angelo Rendina, Daniele Diso, Federico Venuta, Marco Anile


The series “Extended resections for lung cancer” was commissioned by the editorial office, Shanghai Chest without any sponsorship or funding. Alper Toker and Alan Sihoe served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the series.