Atlas of Uniportal Video Assisted Thoracic Surgery

  • Diego Gonzalez-Rivas
  • Calvin Sze Hang Ng
  • Gaetano Rocco
  • Thomas A. D’Amico

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. General Aspects & Background

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Peter Sze Yuen Yu, Calvin S. H. Ng
      Pages 17-21
    3. Mahmoud Ismail
      Pages 23-27
    4. Sonia Alvarado, César Bonome, Diego Gonzalez-Rivas
      Pages 29-32
    5. Luca Bertolaccini
      Pages 33-38
    6. H. Volkan Kara, Stafford S. Balderson, Thomas A. D’Amico
      Pages 39-43
  3. Uniportal VATS in Pleural and Mediastinal Diseases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 45-45
    2. Simon C. Y. Chow, Calvin S. H. Ng
      Pages 51-58
    3. Ching Feng Wu, Diego Gonzalez-Rivas
      Pages 59-65
    4. Luis Angel Hernandez-Arenas, Yang Yang, Zhu Yu-Ming, Gening Jiang, Diego Gonzalez-Rivas
      Pages 67-72
    5. Takashi Suda
      Pages 73-80
  4. Parenchymal Lung Diseases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Alessandro Brunelli, Cecilia Pompili
      Pages 83-85
    3. Ze-Rui Zhao, Calvin S. H. Ng
      Pages 95-99
    4. Gaetano Rocco, Raffaele Rocco, Marco Scarci
      Pages 101-102
    5. Marco Scarci, Fabrizio Minervini, Gaetano Rocco
      Pages 103-106
  5. Uniportal Major Lung Resections

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 107-107
    2. Eva Fieira Costa, María Delgado Roel, Marina Paradela de la Morena
      Pages 109-114
    3. Hyun Koo Kim, Kook Nam Han
      Pages 115-119
    4. Miao Lin, Li Jie Tan
      Pages 121-122
    5. Diego Gonzalez- Rivas, Marina Paradela de la Morena
      Pages 123-127
    6. Heron Andrade, Arthur Vieira, Paula Ugalde Figueroa
      Pages 129-134
    7. Chengwu Liu, Lunxu Liu
      Pages 135-139
    8. Marco Scarci, Benedetta Bedetti, Luca Bertolaccini, Ilaria Righi, Davide Patrini, Roberto Crisci
      Pages 141-143
    9. Dong Xie, Konstantinos Marios Soultanis, Xuefei Hu, Yuming Zhu
      Pages 145-150
    10. Hyun Koo Kim, Kook Nam Han
      Pages 151-163
    11. Peter Sze Yuen Yu, Calvin S. H. Ng
      Pages 165-168
    12. Mercedes de la Torre, Eva Mª Fieira, Marina Paradela
      Pages 169-173
    13. Maria Delgado Roel, Eva Fieira Costa, Marina Paradela De La Morena, Diego Gonzalez-Rivas, Ricardo Fernandez Prado, Juan Pablo Ovalle Granados et al.
      Pages 175-179
  6. Advanced Uniportal Techniques

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 181-181
    2. Diego Gonzalez-Rivas, Jiang Lei, Dmitrii Sekhniaidze
      Pages 183-197
    3. Hyun Koo Kim, Kook Nam Han
      Pages 199-203
    4. Guilin Peng, Wei Wang, Minzhang Guo, Hui Pan, Jianxing He
      Pages 205-212
    5. Firas Abu Akar, Diego Gonzalez-Rivas
      Pages 213-222
    6. Ricardo Fernandez Prado, Juan Pablo Ovalle Granados, Luis Fernandez Vago, Eva Maria Fieira Costa, Marina Paradela De La Morena, Maria Delgado Roel et al.
      Pages 223-226
    7. Sun-Moa Yang, Jang-Ming Lee
      Pages 227-234
  7. The Future of Uniportal VATS

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 235-235
    2. Diego Gonzalez-Rivas, Sonia Alvarado, César Bonome
      Pages 237-243
    3. Diego Gonzalez-Rivas, Firas Abu Akar, Jiang Lei
      Pages 245-257
    4. Ming-Ju Hsieh, Yen Chu, Yi-Cheng Wu, Chieng-Ying Liu, Tzu-Ping Chen, Yin-Kai Chao et al.
      Pages 259-261
    5. Ze-Rui Zhao, Calvin S. H. Ng
      Pages 269-278
    6. Jun Liu, Jingpei Li, Yidong Wang, Fengling Lai, Wei Wang, Guilin Peng et al.
      Pages 279-282
    7. Zheng Li, Calvin S. H. Ng
      Pages 283-289

About this book


This introduces the history, development and current status of uniportal VATS by pioneers and authorities of this technique. The highly illustrated content in the chapters enhances readers to rapidly understand the techniques of uniportal VAT. The use of video clips adds value to the learning experience and applicability of the techniques. The contents will be of great interest to thoracic surgeons who are already practicing video-assisted thoracic surgery, as well as those who are starting training. It will also serve as authoritative reference text for doctors, students and allied health professionals who would like to learn more about the new technique of uniportal VATS.


Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery Single Port Uniportal Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery VATS

Editors and affiliations

  • Diego Gonzalez-Rivas
    • 1
  • Calvin Sze Hang Ng
    • 2
  • Gaetano Rocco
    • 3
  • Thomas A. D’Amico
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Thoracic SurgeryShanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Tongji University School of MedicineShanghaiChina
  2. 2.Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of SurgeryPrince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong KongHong Kong SARChina
  3. 3.Service of Thoracic SurgeryDepartment of Surgery Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer CenterNew YorkUSA
  4. 4.Gary Hock Endowed Professor of SurgeryDuke University Medical CenterDurhamUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-981-13-2603-5
  • Online ISBN 978-981-13-2604-2
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Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Surgery & Anesthesiology