All Articles

Review Article 
Surgery for simultaneous bilateral primary spontaneous pneumothorax: when and how?
Yu-Wei Liu, Shah-Hwa Chou
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
21  
Original Article 
Division of inferior pulmonary ligament did not impact on the postoperative recovery or recurrence in patients undergoing video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for primary spontaneous pneumothorax
Chao-Chun Chang, Wu-Wei Lai, Yau-Lin Tseng, Yi-Ting Yen
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
20  
Review Article 
Borderline pneumothorax
Teodor Horvath, Petr Moravcik, Ladislav Mitas, Kristian Brat, Kamil Hudacek, Vladimir Can, Martina Dia, Dominika Ivanecka, Jaroslav Ivicic, Vaclav Kalis, Alzbeta Kodytkova, Jitka Kratochvilova, Adam Krenek, Lukas Majercak, Zdenek Merta, Petra Penazová, Pavla Petr Dostalova, Marek Plutinsky, Rudolf Rindos, Michal Sochor, Pavel Vyslouzil, Zdenek Kala, Jindrich Vomela
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
19  
Editorial Commentary 
Vein-first vs. artery-first: “does the order of vessel ligation during pulmonary lobectomy for NSLC affect circulating tumor cells and patient survival?”
Benjamin Wei, Alex Abdullayev
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
18  
Original Article 
Feasibility, safety and effectiveness of videothoracoscopy with local anesthesia and sedation without tracheal intubation
Alexandre de Oliveira, João Aléssio Juliano Perfeito, Manoel João Batista Castello Girão, Mike Shyu
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
17  
Original Article 
Effects of picibanil as sclerosing agent in primary spontaneous pneumothorax patient after thoracoscopic procedures
Cheng-Hung How, Hsao-Hsun Hsu, Jin-Shing Chen
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
16  
Review Article 
Should we screen patients undergoing thoracic surgery for aortic stenosis pre-operatively?
Christiana Bithas, Amer Harky
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
15  
Case Report 
Trans-subxiphoid robot-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for resecting multiple thymomas: a case report
Hiroe Aoshima, Tamami Isaka, Tomoko Yamamoto, Masato Kanzaki
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
14  
Review Article 
The future of thoracic surgery: articulated instruments
Marco Nardini, Joel Dunning
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
13  
Review Article 
Simulation for the video-assisted thoracic surgery surgeon
Tamim Haidari, Lars Konge, René Horsleben Petersen
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
12  
Editorial Commentary 
Arts on tailored postoperative analgesia after video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery
Ming-Hui Hung, Hsao-Hsun Hsu, Jin-Shing Chen, Ya-Jung Cheng
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
11  
Editorial 
Near-infrared imaging for complex thoracoscopic resections
Benoît Bédat, Sandrine Dackam, Amaia Ojanguren, Wolfram Karenovics
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
10  
Editorial 
Magnetic anchoring guidance system for video-assisted thoracic surgery: the 2018 update
Luca Bertolaccini
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
9  
Editorial Commentary 
Nasal high-flow oxygen therapy during non-intubated thoracic surgery: does it offer a real advantage?
Carlos Gálvez, José Navarro-Martínez, Sergio Bolufer, Julio Sesma, Maria Galiana
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
8  
Editorial Commentary 
Hybrid operating room: the leading edge of thoracic surgery
Hideki Ujiie, Alexander Gregor, Kazuhiro Yasufuku
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
7  
Review Article 
The future of thoracoscopes
Nicholas K. H. Fok, Philip K. C. Ma, Calvin S. H. Ng, Zheng Li
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
6  
Original Article 
Two dimensional versus three dimensional video-assisted mediastinal lymphadenectomy: a meta-analysis
Duilio Divisi, Mirko Barone, Gino Zaccagna, Roberto Crisci
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
5  
Review Article 
Benefits of lung modeling by high-quality three-dimensional computed tomography for thoracoscopic surgery
Yujin Kudo, Norihiko Ikeda
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
4  
Editorial 
New insights about the oncologic value of VATS lobectomy from big data
Andrea Viti, Pietro Bertoglio, Alberto Terzi
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
3  
Editorial 
Is routine dissection of lymph node station 4L clinically significant in left lung NSCLC?
Christophoros N. Foroulis
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
2  
Review Article 
Cost reduction in video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy
Michael T. Richardson, Joseph B. Shrager
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2019;
4:
1  
News 
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery is indexed in Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI): a significant step forward
Editorial Office
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
52  
Preface 
Striving for 100% minimally invasive reliability
Todd Demmy
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
51  
Review Article 
VATS for advanced T status (large tumors, mediastinal invasion and vascular control)
Mark Hennon, Todd L. Demmy
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
50  
Editorial 
Neoadjuvant chemotherapy versus chemoradiotherapy for esophageal cancer: a tradeoff between dysphagia and pathologic response
Natalie Lui
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
49  
Meet the Professor 
Prof. Kostas Papagiannopoulos: six key points of technique for pulmonary segmentectomy
Zhuoqi Jia, Molly J. Wang
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
48  
Surgical Technique 
Motorized scope positioner for solo thoracoscopic surgery
Dominique Gossot, Walid Abid, Agathe Seguin-Givelet1
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
47  
Mini-Review 
Surgical simulation in robotic-assisted thoracic surgery: training
Tyler S. Wahl, Benjamin Wei
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
46  
Surgical Technique 
Modified tube fixation technique for uniportal video-assisted thoracic surgery
Xiaojun Du, Gang Chen, Dan Tian, Liang Xie, Haiyu Zhou
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
45  
Mini-Review 
Surgical simulation in robot-assisted thoracoscopic surgery: future strategy
Tomohiro Haruki, Hiroshige Nakamura
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
44  
Original Article 
Cross-sectional survey on Chinese surgeons’ practice patterns and views on video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery
Gui Su, Lingling Cai
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
43  
Original Article 
Effective instruction by novel simulation technique
Marcelo F. Jimenez, Marta G. Fuentes-Gago, Maria Teresa Gomez-Hernandez
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
42  
Editorial 
Ambulation for enhanced recovery in thoracic surgery: how far can we walk?
Nicoletta Pia Ardò, Domenico Loizzi, Francesco Sollitto
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
41  
Review Article 
Surgical simulation in robot-assisted thoracic surgery: patient safety
Yichao Han, Yajie Zhang, Hecheng Li
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
40  
Editorial 
More power, less complications?—clinical and economic outcomes of new powered endoscopic staplers
Fabrizio Minervini, Marco Scarci
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
39  
Editorial 
The association between the use of powered staplers and the decreased postoperative complications following VATS lobectomy
Lucio Cagini, Valentina Tassi, Silvia Ceccarelli, Francesco Puma
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
38  
Review Article 
Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery in the management of malignant pleural disease
Giulia Luciano, David A. Waller
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
37  
Review Article 
Surgical simulation for safe uniportal VATS
Alberto Sandri, Alessandro Brunelli
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
36  
Original Article 
Virtual simulation and learning new skills in video-assisted thoracic surgery
Benedetta Bedetti, Luca Bertolaccini, Davide Patrini, Joachim Schmidt, Marco Scarci
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
35  
Editorial 
Appropriate treatment strategy for ground glass opacity—dominant non-small cell lung cancer
Yoshinori Handa, Yasuhiro Tsutani, Morihito Okada
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
34  
Review Article 
Technical aspects of video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) pneumonectomy for tuberculosis: a review of attitudes to be taken
Alexandre de Oliveira, Mike Shyu
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
33  
Mini-Review 
Future strategy of surgical simulations in video-assisted thoracic surgery
Yoshihisa Shimada
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
31  
Editorial 
Video-assisted thoracic surgery lobectomy beyond the learning curve
Paolo Lucciarini, Florian Augustin, Herbert Maier, Thomas Schmid
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
30  
Review Article 
VATS-lymph node dissection, staging and restaging in advanced malignancy/the Munich experience
Andreas Hiebinger, Dietmar Öfner-Velano, Johannes Bodner
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
29  
Meet the Professor 
Professor Tomasz Grodzki: a Polish pioneer in lung transplantation
Linda Gao, Julia Wang
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
28  
Editorial 
Non-intubated awake uniportal VATS: how to start?
Fabrizio Minervini, Luca Bertolaccini, Davide Patrini, Benedetta Bedetti, Lidia Libretti, Marco Scarci
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
27  
Editorial 
Understanding the impact of neoadjuvant chemoradiation on health-related quality of life in esophageal cancer
Tara R. Semenkovich, Bryan F. Meyers
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
26  
Original Article 
VATS lymph node dissection and staging: the Southampton experience
Khalid Amer, Ali Zamir Khan, Rajinder Parshad, Andrew Jones
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
25  
Editorial 
Thoracotomy versus VATS: short term outcomes from a large randomized controlled trial
Lucio Cagini, Silvia Ceccarelli, Valentina Tassi, Jacopo Vannucci, Francesco Puma
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
24  
Review Article 
Regional lung chemotherapy techniques to enable or enhance minimally invasive lung surgery
Todd L. Demmy
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
23  
Editorial 
A new insight on VATS lobectomy versus thoracotomy lobectomy through a RCT
Paolo Scanagatta, Stefano Sestini
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
22  
Editorial 
The ongoing debate regarding the impact of examined lymph node count on staging and long-term survival of resected non-small cell lung cancer: an editorial review
Rian M. Hasson Charles, Shanda H. Blackmon
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
21  
Editorial 
Positive margins after lung cancer surgery: is postoperative radiotherapy worth the burn?
Basheer Elsolh, Alexander Adibfar, Vaibhav Gupta, Elliot Wakeam
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
20  
Editorial 
Uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) for ground-glass opacity (GGO)
Firas Abu Akar, Diego Gonzalez-Rivas, Nader AbdelRahman, Yuming Zhu
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
19  
Review Article 
Advanced VATS resections: radiation therapy and VATS
Mark F. Berry
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
18  
Editorial 
Training in an ultra-high-volume center
Firas Abu Akar, Diego Gonzalez-Rivas
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
17  
Review Article 
Thoracoscopic (video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery) pneumonectomy, technical details and literature review
Mark W. Hennon, Todd L. Demmy
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
16  
Review Article 
Video assisted thoracic surgery with chest wall resection
H. Volkan Kara, Jeffrey E. Keenan, S. Stafford Balderson, Thomas A. D’Amico
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
15  
Perspective 
Why to change from multiportal to uniportal VATS?
Dania Nachira, Elisa Meacci, Mahmoud Ismail, Diego Gonzalez-Rivas, Stefano Margaritora
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
14  
Review Article 
Current status of video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery lobectomy in nodal positive non-small cell lung cancer
Nguyen M. Le, Paul C. Lee
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
13  
Editorial 
Device clinical trials: the importance of “repurposing” technology
Erin A. Gillaspie
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
12  
Editorial 
Energizing trials in thoracic surgery
Waël C. Hanna
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
10  
Editorial 
Postoperative treatment in margin positive patients of non-small cell lung cancer
Noriyoshi Sawabata, Takeshi Kawaguchi, Motoaki Yasukawa, Norikazu Kawai, Shigeki Taniguchi
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
9  
Editorial 
A 90-day mortality risk model as a support in managing patients undergoing video-assisted thoracic surgery for lung cancer
Andrea Imperatori, Maria Cattoni, Elisa Nardecchia, Nicola Rotolo
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
8  
Review Article 
Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) for central airway tumors: VATS carinal resection and reconstruction
Ryoichi Nakanishi, Risa Oda, Tadashi Sakane, Osamu Kawano, Katsuhiro Okuda, Hiroshi Haneda, Satoru Moriyama
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
7  
Review Article 
Definition of an advanced lung cancer and associated survival after video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery resection
Vadim G. Pischik
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
6  
Preface 
Innovation in awake VATS
Tommaso Claudio Mineo, Marcello Migliore
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
5  
Original Article 
Immune effects after uniportal nonintubated video-thoracoscopic operations
Tommaso Claudio Mineo, Vincenzo Ambrogi
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
4  
Review Article 
Awake video-assisted thoracic surgery resection of lung nodules
Eliseo Passera, Gaetano Rocco
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
3  
Editorial 
Risk factors and 90-day mortality after video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy for lung cancer: the discussion is still open
Giovanna Rizzardi, Luigi Bortolotti
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
2  
Original Article 
Video-assisted thoracic surgery double sleeve lobectomy for non- small cell lung cancer: a report of seven cases
Jiandong Mei, Chenglin Guo, Qiang Pu, Lin Ma, Chengwu Liu, Yunke Zhu, Hu Liao, Lunxu Liu
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2018;
3:
1  
Original Article 
Value of nonintubated thoracoscopic biopsy for mediastinal masses
Vincenzo Ambrogi, Orazio Schillaci, Filippo Tommaso Gallina, Tommaso Claudio Mineo
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
77  
Letter to the Editor 
Numbers for awake lung metastasectomy still remain low
Gabor Kiss
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
76  
Preface 
From uniportal to multiportal approach to major pulmonary resections: a non-evidence based debate
Dominique Gossot, MD
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
75  
Viewpoint 
Is robot assisted thoracic surgery better than video assisted?
Pavlos Papoulidis, Marco Nardini, Joel Dunning
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
74  
Troubleshooting VATS: Tips and Tricks 
Thoracoscopic pleural tenting following bullectomy to reduce postoperative air leak
Pankaj Kumar Garg, Sai Yendamuri
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
73  
Review Article 
Multidrug-resistant pulmonary tuberculosis
Filippe Moura de Gouvêa, Ricardo Mingarini Terra, Carlos Eduardo Teixeira Lima, Rui Haddad
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
72  
Editorial 
Results of treatment for catamenial pneumothorax since the introduction of video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery: a systematic review
Yoko Azuma, Akira Iyoda
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
71  
Review Article 
Systematic review on awake surgery for lung metastases
Marcello Migliore, Francesco Borrata, Marco Nardini, Valentina Timpanaro, Marinella Astuto, Giuseppe Fallico, Alessandra Criscione
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
70  
Review Article 
Non-intubated anesthetic techniques for thoracic surgery
Emma Louise Coley, Joanne Frances Irons
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
69  
Review Article 
Nonintubated uniportal nonresectional videothoracoscopic lung volume reduction surgery
Tommaso Claudio Mineo, Eleonora Fabbi, Vincenzo Ambrogi
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
68  
Editorial 
Prospective study of quality of life after lung cancer resection: using patient reported outcomes to assess the patient’s voice
Cecilia Pompili, Kate Absolom
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
67  
Editorial 
Has the time come to declare video-assisted thoracic surgery lobectomy the standard of care for early stage lung cancer?
Steven Milman, Thomas Ng
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
66  
Review Article 
Clinical history and surgical management of parapneumonic empyema what is the role of video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS)?
Duilio Divisi, Francesca Gabriele, Mirko Barone, Gino Zaccagna, William Di Francescantonio, Roberto Crisci
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
65  
Meet the Professor 
Professor Rodney J. Landreneau: an uneasy development of VATS over the past 25 years
Chao-Xiu (Melanie) He, Cliff Lun
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
64  
Review Article 
Complex, high-risk thoracic surgery—does risk always outweigh the benefit or can we manage it safely?
Joanne Frances Irons, Guillermo Martinez
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
63  
Review Article 
Management of perioperative complications during uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery
Guilherme Dal Agnol, Etienne Bourdages-Pageau, Iñigo Royo-Crespoz, Paula A. Ugalde
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
62  
Preface 
VATS special issue dedicated to the 4th International VATS Symposium
Marco Scarci, Roberto Crisci
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
61  
Perspective 
Robotic is better than VATS? Ten good reasons to prefer robotic versus manual VATS surgery in lung cancer patients
Michela Solinas, Pierluigi Novellis, Giulia Veronesi
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
60  
Review Article 
Awake non-intubated thoracic surgery: an attempt of systematic review and meta-analysis
Luca Bertolaccini, Gino Zaccagna, Duilio Divisi, Alessandro Pardolesi, Piergiorgio Solli, Roberto Crisci
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
59  
Surgical Technique 
Uniportal video assisted thoracic surgery: hilar dissection
Piergiorgio Solli, Luca Bertolaccini, Nicola Lacava, Sergio Forti Parri, Kenji Kawamukai, Barbara Bonfanti, Alessandro Pardolesi
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
58  
Review Article 
Role, benefits and limitations of non-intubated anesthesia in thoracic surgery
Ya-Jung Cheng
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
57  
Surgical Technique 
Non-intubated video-assisted thoracic surgery for primary and secondary spontaneous pneumothorax
Masafumi Noda
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
56  
Surgical Technique 
Uniportal VATS lymphadenectomy
Antonio E. Martin-Ucar, Laura Socci
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
55  
Meet the Professor 
Professor Stefano Margaritora: my journey with uniportal VATS
Chao-Xiu (Melanie) He, Cliff Lun
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
54  
Original Article 
Nonintubated thoracoscopic anatomical segmentectomy for lung cancer: a single-center experience with consecutive 89 cases
Ming-Hui Hung, Man-Ling Wang, Ya-Jung Cheng, Hsao-Hsun Hsu, Jin-Shing Chen
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
53  
Review Article 
A glimpse of history: non-intubated thoracic surgery
Alessandro Tamburrini, Tommaso Claudio Mineo
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
52  
Review Article 
Video-assisted thoracic surgery versus stereotactic radiotherapy
Stefania Canova, Emanuele Pirondini, Paolo Bidoli, Francesca Colonese, Diego Luigi Cortinovis
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
51  
Editorial 
Certification in VATS surgery
Gaetano Rocco
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
50  
Original Article 
Bronchial sleeve anastomosis and primary closures with the da Vinci system: an advanced minimally invasive technique
Tugba Cosgun, Erkan Kaba, Kemal Ayalp, Mazen Rasmi Alomari, Alper Toker
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
49  
Letter to the Editor 
Reply to Mizuno: implication of mutation profile of resected lung adenocarcinoma
Pier Luigi Filosso, Stéphane Renaud, Francesco Guerrera
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
48  
Original Article 
Minimally invasive surgery for thymic epithelial tumors: a single institutional experience
Hideyuki Maeda, Tamami Isaka, Shota Mitsuboshi, Sayaka Katagiri, Kei Sakamoto, Hiroe Aoshima, Takuma Kikkawa, Takako Matsumoto, Kunihiro Oyama, Masahide Murasugi, Masato Kanzaki
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
47  
Editorial 
Acceptance of minimally invasive surgery as a whole will dictate the future of robotic surgery
Kyla Joubert, Mara Antonoff
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
46  
Surgical Technique 
Video-assisted thoracic surgery tunnel technique: an alternative fissureless approach for anatomical lung resections
Herbert Decaluwé
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
45  
Review Article 
‘Pandora’s box’ of the developing world-perioperative implications of pulmonary infections
Sangeeta Khanna, Jyotirmoy Das, Yatin Mehta, Ali Zamir Khan
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
44  
Letter to the Editor 
With so many different techniques for lung nodule localization, the time has come for randomization
Benny Weksler
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
43  
Editorial 
N1 small-cell lung cancer: where should thoracic surgeons dare?
Pietro Bertoglio, Andrea Viti, Marco Lucchi
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
42  
Editorial 
Does oncogenic mutation status influence tumor spread in resectable lung cancer?
Tetsuya Mizuno, Yukinori Sakao
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
41  
Surgical Technique 
Hybrid approach for VATS pulmonary resection
Hirotaka Yamamoto, Koyo Shirahashi, Mitsuyoshi Matsumoto, Yusaku Miyamaoto, Kiyoshi Doi, Hisashi Iwata
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
40  
Surgical Technique 
Full thoracoscopic fissure based technique for major pulmonary resections: rational and basic considerations
Agathe Seguin-Givelet, Akram Traibi, Madalina Grigoroiu, Emmanuel Brian, Dominique Gossot
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
39  
Editorial 
A natural way to extend the indications for video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery in patients with advanced lung cancer
Shigeki Sawada
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
38  
Editorial 
Enhanced recovery after surgery in thoracic surgery: the past, the present and the future
Alessandro Brunelli
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
37  
Editorial 
Progress in preoperative localization for small pulmonary nodules
Yukihiro Yoshida, Jun Nakajima
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
36  
Preface 
Preface: minimally invasive VATS thymectomy for myasthenia gravis
Alper Toker
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
35  
Editorial 
The intersegmental plane: an emerging concern for the thoracoscopic surgeon
Dominique Gossot, Agathe Seguin-Givelet
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
34  
Original Article 
Does single-port video-assisted thoracic lobectomy have favorable perioperative results for non-small cell lung cancer compared with multi-port approach? A systematic review and meta-analysis
Shiyou Wei, Nan Chen, Chengwu Liu, Kejia Zhao, Longfei Zhu, Lunxu Liu
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
33  
Review Article 
Left-sided video-assisted thoracic surgery thymectomy
Tommaso Claudio Mineo, Francesco Sellitri, Vincenzo Ambrogi
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
32  
Case Report 
A case of Mullerian cyst resected by video assisted thoracoscopic surgery
Mariusz Łochowski, Wojciech Kuncman, Marek Rębowski, Józef Kozak
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
31  
Review Article 
Right sided VATS thymectomy: “current standards of extended thymectomy for myasthenia gravis”
Erkan Kaba, Tugba Cosgun, Kemal Ayalp, Mazen Rasmi Alomari, Alper Toker
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
30  
Original Article 
Thoracoscopic pleural abrasion vs. apical pleurectomy in treatment of spontaneous pneumothorax
Mariusz Łochowski, Daniel Brzeziński, Łukasz Pryt, Marek Rębowski, Józef Kozak
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
29  
Review Article 
Three-dimensional video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery in major lung resection
Edward J. Caruana
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
28  
Original Article 
Uniportal video-assisted thoracic surgery in the diagnosis of mediastinal lymphadenopathy of unknown aetiology
Felice Lo Faso, Luca Bertolaccini, Fabio Davoli, Paolo Bagioni, Silvia Zago, Piergiorgio Solli
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
27  
Surgical Technique 
Our novel procedure for thoracoscopic anatomical segmentectomy
Jun Suzuki, Hiroyuki Oizumi, Hirohisa Kato, Makoto Endoh, Akira Hamada, Hikaru Watarai, Kenta Nakahashi, Mitsuaki Sadahiro
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
26  
Surgical Technique 
Uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic thymectomy
Ching-Feng Wu, Diego Gonzalez-Rivas
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
25  
Original Article 
Recommendations for camera-holding during single-port video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy for non-small cell lung cancer
Guobing Xu, Hao Chen, Bin Zheng, Wei Zheng, Yong Zhu, Zhaohui Guo, Chun Chen
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
24  
Review Article 
Alternative minimally invasive approaches
Khalid Amer
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
23  
Surgical Technique 
Custom-made incision protector for thoracoscopic surgery
Ansheng Mo, Zhiqiang Feng
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
22  
Review Article 
Thoracotomy, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery and robotic video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery: does literature provide an argument for any approach?
Ashleigh Clark, Jessica Ozdirik, Christopher Cao
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
21  
Case Report 
A 2.5 cm anterior incision and a 12 mm subxiphoid port to perform a left lower VATS lobectomy: an attempt to improve uniportal VATS technique
Valerio Perna, Angel Carvajal, Juan Antonio Torrecilla, Orlando Gigirey, Luís Carlos Mora, Paulo Cano, Silvia Perello, Rosa Diaz
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
20  
Viewpoint 
Videothoracoscopic thymectomy for myasthenia gravis: an overview of complications on 387 VATS thymectomies for myasthenia gravis
Alper Toker, Berker Özkan
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
19  
Editorial 
VATS: the age of maturity
Luca Bertolaccini, Alessandro Pardolesi, Piergiorgio Solli
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
18  
Foreword 
Foreword of the new section “Troubleshooting VATS: tips and tricks”
Sai Yendamuri, Lunxu Liu, Mark W. Onaitis
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
17  
Review Article 
Non intubated VATS: where do we stand?
Filippo Longo, Raffaele Rocco, Pierfilippo Crucitti, Diego Gonzales-Rivas, Gaetano Rocco
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
16  
Review Article 
Subxiphoid VATS thymectomy for myasthenia gravis
Takashi Suda
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
15  
Review Article 
VATS, robotic lobectomy and microlobectomy—the future is just ahead?
Muhammad I. Mohamed Mydin, Mohamed M. El-Saegh, Marco Nardini, Joel Dunning
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
14  
Case Report 
Video-assisted anatomical resection for pulmonary blastoma
Udo Abah, Hasini Mahendran, Marco Scarci, Doris Rassl, Waldemar Bartosik, Felice Granato
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
13  
Review Article 
Bilateral VATS thymectomy in the treatment of myasthenia gravis
Bianca Bromberger, Joshua Sonett
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
12  
Surgical Technique 
A novel approach for minimally invasive everted esophagectomy in pigs
Yong Zhang, Shuo Li, Haiqi He, Lei Ma, Xiaomei Yang, Donghong Geng, Jiangtao You, Junke Fu
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
11  
Surgical Technique 
Robotic assisted VATS lobectomy for loco-regionally advanced non-small cell lung cancer
Simon R. Turner, M. Jawad Latif, Bernard J. Park
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
10  
Review Article 
Subxiphoid thymectomy—technical variants
Marcin Zieliński, Mariusz Rybak, Katarzyna Solarczyk-Bombik, Michal Wilkojc, Wojciech Czajkowski, Sylweriusz Kosinski, Edward Fryzlewicz, Tomasz Nabialek, Juliusz Pankowski
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
9  
Case Report 
Biportal VATS approach in the treatment of penetrating thoracic trauma: a case report
Felice Lo Faso, Fabio Davoli, Paolo Bagioni, Luca Bertolaccini, Piergiorgio Solli
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
8  
Original Article 
Minimally invasive bronchoplastic resections
Florian Augustin, Herbert Maier, Thomas Schmid
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
7  
Surgical Technique 
Robotic thymectomy: technical tips
Giuseppe Marulli, Giovanni Maria Comacchio, Federico Rea
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
6  
Commentary 
Sublobar resection for lung cancer: anatomic or non-anatomic?
Shun-ichi Watanabe
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
5  
Surgical Technique 
Safe vascular and bronchial division techniques for VATS uniportal lung resections
Zeynep Bilgi, Hasan F. Batirel
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
4  
Review Article 
Role and utility of the national registers of VATS major procedures
Duilio Divisi, Gino Zaccagna, Francesca Gabriele, Roberto Crisci
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
3  
Review Article 
Video-assisted thoracic surgery for esophagectomy: evolution and prosperity
Wei Guo, Jie Xiang, Su Yang, Hecheng Li
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
2  
Surgical Technique 
Subxiphoid VATS approach for the mediastinum
Marcin Zieliński, Mariusz Rybak, Katarzyna Solarczyk-Bombik, Michal Wilkojc, Wojciech Czajkowski, Sylweriusz Kosinski, Edward Fryzlewicz, Tomasz Nabialek, Juliusz Pankowski
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2017;
2:
1  
Surgical Technique 
Uniportal video-thoracoscopic mediastinal lymphadenectomy
Benedetta Bedetti, Luca Bertolaccini, Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos, Marco Scarci
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
34  
Case Report 
Single-port video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) excision of paravertebral ganglioneuroma: a case report
Matic Domjan, Tomaž Štupnik
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
33  
Commentary 
Defining extent of sublobar resection: less may be more
Mark Hennon, Sai Yendamuri
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
32  
Commentary 
VATS surgery for anatomical lung resection: a different approach for every surgeon
Marcello Migliore
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
31  
Editorial 
Transition from multiple-port to single-port video-assisted thoracic surgery pulmonary lobectomy: a technical evolution?
Camilla Vanni, Cecilia Menna, Claudio Andreetti, Anna Maria Ciccone, Mohsen Ibrahim
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
29  
Editorial 
Current endoscopic surgical approaches for mediastinal resection
Takashi Suda
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
28  
Meet the Professor 
Professor Scott J. Swanson: without compromising surgical quality, minimally invasive operation is less expensive than open operation
Melanie He
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
27  
Review Article 
Cost analysis of VATS approaches
Alessandro Brunelli
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
26  
Editorial 
The length of skin incision and the ability of surgeon
Alfonso Fiorelli, Mario Santini
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
25  
Surgical Technique 
Thoracoscopic S6 segmentectomy: tricks to know
Agathe Seguin-Givelet, Jon Lutz, Dominique Gossot
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
24  
Original Article 
Constructing tunnels to troubleshoot complete pleural symphysis during video-assisted thoracic surgery
Chengwu Liu, Qiang Pu, Hu Liao, Lin Ma, Jiandong Mei, Feng Lin, Chenglin Guo, Lunxu Liu
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
23  
Commentary 
VATS lobectomy, a standardised approach?
Marcelo F. Jimenez, M. Teresa Gomez-Hernandez
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
22  
Commentary 
Impact of whole tumor size in part-solid non-small cell lung cancer
Tomoyoshi Takenaka, Naoko Miura, Koji Yamazaki, Sadanori Takeo
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
21  
Editorial 
Thoracoscopic or robotic surgery? No matter, as long as they have good results
Andrea Imperatori, Massimo Castiglioni, Nicola Rotolo
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
20  
Commentary 
Multiportal vs. uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy: a critical overview
Valerio Perna
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
19  
Editorial 
Do minimally invasive approaches increase the survival of patients with early-stage lung cancer undergoing lobectomy
Benoît Bédat, Wolfram Karenovics, Samira Mercedes Sadowski, Frédéric Triponez
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
18  
Editorial 
Preface to the book This is life: the journey of uniportal VATS
Tomasz Grodzki
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
17  
Editorial 
Preface to the book This is life: the journey of uniportal VATS
Mahmoud Ismail
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
16  
Editorial 
Keep calm and think uniportal
Diego Gonzalez-Rivas, Gening Jiang, Yuming Zhu
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
15  
Editorial 
Of luck and inspiration
Alan D. L. Sihoe
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
14  
Editorial 
Go on the journey of VATS with more stamina and collaboration
Jianxing He
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
13  
Editorial 
Preface to the book This is life: the journey of uniportal VATS
Thomas A. D’Amico
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
12  
Editorial 
Preface to Uniportal VATS Journey
Hiran C. Fernando
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
11  
Editorial 
Foreword: uniportal VATS, more than an approach, a philosophy of life
Diego Gonzalez-Rivas
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
10  
Editorial 
Preface to the book This is life: the journey of uniportal VATS
Calvin Sze Hang Ng
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
9  
Editorial 
Conventional video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) vs. robotassisted lobectomy: where is the money?
Jari Räsänen, Ilkka Ilonen, Jarmo A. Salo
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
8  
Editorial 
From coexistence to dominance in lung cancer surgery
Chang Hyun Kang
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
7  
Editorial 
Future view of safe, painless and curative video assisted thoracoscopic surgery for lung cancer
Katsuya Nakamura, Kei Miyoshi, Hideya Onishi
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
6  
Live Surgery Series 
Uniportal VATS live surgery around the world
Editorial Office
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
5  
Editorial 
Robotic lobectomy: an essential addition to the minimally invasive armory
Ze-Rui Zhao, Calvin S.H. Ng
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
4  
Editorial 
Translational medicine and transnational culture
Eugenio Pompeo
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
3  
Editorial 
Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery versus stereotactic radiotherapy for early stage lung cancer: what is the best treatment?
Diego Gonzalez-Rivas
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
2  
Foreword 
Foreword
Mark W. Onaitis
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery  
2016;
1:
1