Article Abstract

Exploring different approaches in uniportal VATS with Dr. Marcin Zielinski and Dr. Deping Zhao

Authors: Skylar Gao


The 3rd International Uniportal VATS course jointly organized by the University Hospital Charité in Berlin, Germany, the University Hospital in Coruña, Spain and the Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Tonji University Shanghai, China, was held successfully in Campus Charité Mitte, Berlin, Germany from March 16th to 18th, 2016. During the course, Dr. Marcin Zielinski, from Pulmonary Hospital, Poland, and Dr. Deping Zhao, from Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, China, respectively gave an impressive presentation on the trans-cervical approach and subxipoid approach in uniportal VATS, earning quite a lot applause. With this special opportunity, the Editorial Office of Journal of Visualized Surgery (JOVS) had the great honor to have an interview together with Dr. Zielinski and Dr. Zhao (Figure 1).