Article Abstract

The use of near infra-red fluorescence mapping with indocyanine green in thoracic surgery: an exciting real-world clinical application of an established scientific principle

Authors: Marcus Taylor, Vijay Josh

Abstract

The use of near infra-red fluorescence mapping with indocyanine green (ICG) in thoracic surgery for identification of nodules and visualisation of anatomical segmental margins is a contemporary solution to the problem of determining anatomical boundaries in sub-lobar resection.