Article Abstract

Troubleshooting of single port video-assisted thoracoscopic lung resection

Authors: Ching Feng Wu, Maria Delgado Roel, Alonso Oviedo Argueta, Sonia Raquelline Roque, Ching Yang Wu, Ming Ju Hsieh


By now single port video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery is in full swing all over the world. Series of papers have been proved its safety and feasibility. There are still some tricks which could help beginner to overcome the obstacle of operation. In this article, we tried to focus on how to retrieve the specimen from chest wall cavity simply and how to deal with the bleeding episode during operation.