Atlas of Minimally Invasive Surgery for Lung and Esophageal Cancer

  • Jun Wang
  • Mark K. Ferguson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Mark K. Ferguson
    Pages 1-6
  3. Minimally Invasive Surgery for Lung Cancer

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 7-7
    2. Yin-Kai Chao, Hui-Ping Liu, Sean C. Wightman, Mark K. Ferguson, Christopher W. Seder, Michael J. Liptay et al.
      Pages 9-34
    3. K. Robert Shen, Kezhong Chen, Xizhao Sui, Hui Zhao, Jun Wang
      Pages 35-49
    4. Thomas A. D’Amico, Fan Yang, James Huang, Tiejun Zhao, Zuli Zhou, Jun Wang et al.
      Pages 51-101
    5. Robert J. McKenna Jr., Rodney J. Landreneau, Mark J. Crye, Juan A. Munoz, Hiran C. Fernando, Simon R. Turner et al.
      Pages 103-149
    6. Yun Li, Xun Wang, Jun Wang, Yanguo Liu
      Pages 151-183
    7. Ying Tai Chen, Guanchao Jiang, Jun Wang, Fengwei Li, Teng Mu
      Pages 185-196
    8. D. Ian Paul, Bernard J. Park
      Pages 197-212
    9. Hui Zhao, Jian Zhou, Qun Wang
      Pages 213-223
    10. Benjamin Wei, Robert Cerfolio, Erin A. Gillaspie, Shanda H. Blackmon, K. J. Dickinson
      Pages 225-247
    11. Kezhong Chen, Jun Wang, Xu Lin, Diego Gonzalez-Rivas, Yang Yang, Gening Jiang et al.
      Pages 249-272
  4. Minimally Invasive Surgery for Esophageal Cancer

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 273-273
    2. Hui Li, Diego Avella Patino, Mark K. Ferguson, Jianfeng Li, Xiao Li, Inderpal S. Sarkaria et al.
      Pages 275-306
    3. Vivek Prachand, Mark K. Ferguson, C. S. Pramesh, Sabita Jiwnani, George Karimundackal, Zuli Zhou et al.
      Pages 307-338
    4. Yuqing Huang, Jun Liu, Xianjun Min
      Pages 339-348
    5. Joerg Zehetner, John C. Lipham
      Pages 349-358
    6. Hirokazu Noshiro, Masatsugu Hiraki
      Pages 359-370
    7. Kemp H. Kernstine Sr., John K. Waters, Nabil P. Rizk, Inderpal S. Sarkaria, Christopher Scott, Mark Onaitis
      Pages 371-387
    8. Lijie Tan, Chun Chen, Bin Zheng, Ke-neng Chen, Xiaozheng Kang
      Pages 389-410
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 411-412

About this book


This Atlas presents a state-of-the-art review of VATS and robotic approaches to managing lung and esophageal cancers. It discusses cancer staging, physiological evaluation of patients, and patient selection for minimally invasive surgery. The atlas offers detailed descriptions of individual operations accompanied by anatomic drawings, intraoperative images, and 3-dimensional anatomic reconstructions. Written by recognized experts in the field, it provides readers with an unparalleled resource for advancing their skills in managing these cancers.

It is a valuable reference work for thoracic surgeons in training as well as in practice who want to pursue minimally invasive surgery. It is unique in offering fully illustrated, step-by-step descriptions of the operative procedures.


Esophageal Cancer Lobectomies Lung Cancer Minimally Invasive Surgery Segmentectomies VATS

Editors and affiliations

  • Jun Wang
    • 1
  • Mark K. Ferguson
    • 2
  1. 1.Thoracic SurgeryPeking University People’s HospitalBeijingChina
  2. 2.Thoracic Surgery ServiceUniversity of Chicago MedicineChicagoUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-94-024-0833-1
  • Online ISBN 978-94-024-0835-5
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