Focused Issue on New Technologies for Advanced VATS

Posted On 2019-06-14 09:42:20

This focused issue on “New Technologies for Advanced VATS” is edited by Prof. Dominique Gossot from Department of Thoracic Surgery, Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris, France.

Prof. Gossot is the current Head of the Thoracic Department at the Institut Mutualiste Montsouris Hospital in Paris, France. He received his basic medical and advanced surgical training at Paris VI University. Dominique’s primary clinical focus is the development of advanced thoracic endoscopic techniques and technological developments in minimally invasive surgery. As a prolific academic surgeon, he has published more than 148 papers with over 81 as the first author.

    Focused issue outline:
  1. Introduce to this focused issue
    Dominique Gossot, Department of Thoracic Surgery, Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris, France
  2. Cost effectiveness of new technologies for VATS
    Cecilia Menna, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Sant'Andrea Hospital, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, University of Rome "Sapienza", Rome, Italy
  3. Cost ruction in video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectom
    Joseph B. Shrager, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, USA
  4. Benefits of lung modeling by high-quality three-dimensional computed tomography for thoracoscopic surgery
    Norihiko Ikeda, Department of Surgery, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
  5. Simulation for VATS surgeon
    René Petersen, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
  6. The future of thoracoscopes
    Zheng Li, Department of Surgery, Chow Yuk Ho Technology Centre for Innovative Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
  7. Motorized scope positioner for solo thoracoscopic surgery
    Dominique Gossot, Department of Thoracic Surgery, Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris, France
  8. Two dimensional versus three dimensional video-assisted mediastinal lymphadenectomy: a meta-analysis
    Duilio Divisi, Thoracic Surgery Unit, University of L’Aquila, “G. Mazzini” Hospital, Teramo, Italy
  9. Near-infrared imaging for complex thoracoscopic resections
    Wolfram Karenovics, Service of Thoracic Surgery, Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève, Geneva, Switzerland
  10. The Future of Thoracic Surgery: Articulated Instruments
    Joel Dunning, Department of Thoracic Surgery, James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, UK
  11. Magnetic Anchoring Guidance System for Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery: The 2018 Update
    Luca Bertolaccini, Department of Thoracic Surgery – AUSL Romagna, Ravenna Teaching Hospital, Ravenna, Italy
  12. Ultrasonic energy in VATS lobectomy
    Moishe Liberman, Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Montréal, Montréal, Québec, Canada