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Cancer

September 15, 2021
The authors demonstrate the use of a new energy device for right lower lobectomy.
September 13, 2021
The authors present a robotic left upper lobe sleeve lobectomy in a 20-year-old man with a typical carcinoid tumor.
August 23, 2021
This video demonstrates what the authors believe is the first UK use of the Enseal tissue sealer for right upper lobectomy.
August 23, 2021
Interview with Ammara Watkins, the 2020 CTSNet Resident Competition Winner.
July 14, 2021
A video demonstration of a trainee-led VATS laser metastatectomy of two pulmonary metastasis from a colorectal adenocarcinoma primary using the Leonardo® 200w dual wave laser system.
July 7, 2021
Robotic left upper lobe sleeve lobectomy on a 20-years-old man with typical carcinoid tumor in the left upper lobe bronchus.
June 30, 2021
The authors describe a case scenario and present the technical aspects of a right upper lobe anterior (S3) segmentectomy.
June 25, 2021
Data from the Esodata project used more than 8,000 patients undergoing esophagectomy for cancer to develop a risk prediction score for 90-day mortality.  Development and validation groups were used.  There were 10 variables that emerged as significant predictors, and weighted values were developed into the model.  The model identified 5 risk levels f
June 24, 2021
Anatomical resection for suspicious lesion in the horizontal fissure, with planification and fluorescent camera mandatory.
June 10, 2021
This examination of readmission rates is based on data from nearly 40,000 patients from the STS Database having undergone elective pulmonary lobectomy.   Readmission was driven by complications during the index operation, notably pulmonary embolism, empyema, pleural effusion, and pneumothorax.  Improved pleural space management may offer a means to m

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